Tai Daeng people

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Red Tai
LuangNamtha BanPhiengNgam tango7174.jpg
Ban Phieng Ngam, a Thai Daeng (Red Thai) village, Luang Namtha Province, Laos.
Total population
(165,000 (est.))
Regions with significant populations
Thailand, Vietnam, Laos
Languages
Tai Daeng, Vietnamese, Thai, others
Religion
Animism, Theravada Buddhism, Christian

The Red Tai (in Vietnamese language Thái Đỏ; in Lao language Tai Daeng) are an ethnic group of Vietnam and Laos. They speak the Tai Daeng language. In Vietnam they are called Thái Đỏ and are included in the group of the Thái people, together with the Thái Đen ("Black Tai"), Thái Trắng ("White Tai"), Phu Thai, Tày Thanh and Thái Hàng Tổng. The group of the Thái people is the third largest of the fiftyfour ethnic groups recognized by the Vietnamese government.

Geographic distribution

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Family

Religions

References

  1. ^ a b c d Ethnologue-Tai Daeng
  2. ^ a b c d The Red Tai of Vietnam


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