Xinping Yi and Dai Autonomous County (新平彝族傣族自治县; pinyin: Xīnpíng yízú dǎizú Zìzhìxiàn) is located in Yuxi, Yunnan Province, China.
Ethnic groups [ edit ]
Xinping County Almanac (1993:106, 118) lists the following Yi and Hani subgroups.
Yi: 111,555 (1987); subgroups are Niesu 聂苏, Nasu 纳苏, Chesu 车苏, Lalu 腊鲁, Lawu 拉乌, Mili 咪利, Micha 密查, Xiangtang 香堂, Luowu 罗武, Menghua 蒙化
: Lukuishan 鲁魁山 and Mopanshan 磨盘山 of Yangwu Township 扬武镇 Niesu 聂苏
: Xinhua 新化乡, Laochang 老厂乡, Feijia 费贾 of Pingdian 平甸乡, Taokong 桃孔, Baihe 白鹤, Zhedian 者甸 Nasu 纳苏
: Laochang 老厂乡 Chesu 车苏
Hani: 9,547 (1987)
: Wajiao 挖窖 Kaduo 卡多 of Jianxing 建兴乡; Wasi 瓦寺 [1 ] and Baizhi 柏枝 [2 ] of Pingzhang 平掌乡; Shengli 胜利 [3 ] of Mosha 漠沙乡 [4 ]
and Nuobi 糯比 : Meiziqing 梅子箐 Suobi 梭比 of Jianxing 建兴乡; Dazhai 大寨 of Fuxing 复兴 [5 ]
: Yani 亚尼 Woni 窝尼 of Pingdian 平甸 [6 ]
: Xinzhai 新寨村 Duota 堕塔 of Panlong 盘龙 [7 ]
: Mowei 磨味 Biyue 碧约 of Jianxing 建兴乡 [8 ]
There are various Tai ethnic groups in Xinping County.
They numbered 40,890 (15.54%) of the total population of Xinping County as of 2000, and include the following subgroups. [9 ] [10 ]
Tai Kha 傣卡 (Chinese Dai 汉傣): in Mosha Town 漠沙镇 and Yaojie Town 腰街镇
Tai Sa 傣沙 (Tai Xa): in Mosha Township 漠沙镇
(Tai Yalun 傣雅伦): in Gasa Town 嘎洒镇 and Shuitang Township 水塘镇 Tai Ya 傣雅
These 3 groups are known as the 花腰傣, or 'Flowery-waisted Tai' due to the style of their women's clothing. Local
Tai languages include the Yuánxīn 元新 dialect of Tai Hongjin.
The Damuyu Flowery-Waist Dai Cultural and Ecological Tourist Village (大沐浴花腰傣文化生态旅游村) is located in Longhe Village 龙河村, Mosha Township 漠沙镇.
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Coordinates: 24°4′8″N 101°59′20″E / 24.06889°N 101.98889°E