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Evenks
Evenk family in the early 1900s.jpg
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Russia 38,396[1]
 China 30,875
 Ukraine 48[2]
Leids
Evenki, Roushie, Cheenese
Releegion
Shamanism, Orthodox Christianity, Tibetan Buddhism[3][4][5]
Relatit ethnic groups
Evens, Manchus, Oroqens, Oroch

The Evenks (an aa spelled Ewenki or Evenki) (autonym: Эвэнкил Evenkil; Roushie: Эвенки Evenki; Cheenese: 鄂温克族 Èwēnkè Zú; umwhile kent as Tungus or Tunguz; Mongolian: ХамниганKhamnigan) are a Tungusic fowk o Northren Asie. In Roushie, the Evenks are recognised as ane o the Indigenous fowks o the Roushie North, wi a population o 35,527 (2002 Census). Accordin tae the 2010 census, thare war 37,843 Evenks in Roushie. In Cheenae, the Evenki form ane o the 56 ethnic groups offeecially recognised bi the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, wi a population o 30,875, as per the 2010 Census. Thare are an aa 535 Mongolised Evenki in Mongolie, referred tae as Khamnigan.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Ethnic groups in Russia, 2010 census, Rosstat. Retrieved 15 February 2012 (in Roushie)
  2. "About number and composition population of Ukraine by data All-Ukrainian census of the population 2001". Ukraine Census 2001. State Statistics Committee of Ukraine. Archived frae the oreeginal on 17 December 2011. Retrieved 17 January 2012. 
  3. Ewenki, Solon — Asia Harvest
  4. Ewenki, Tungus — Asia Harvest
  5. Шубин А. Ц. Краткий очерк этнической истории эвенков Забайкалья (XVIII-XX век). Улан-Удэ: Бурят. кн. изд-во, 1973. С. 64, 65 (in Roushie)