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Māori
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Prominent Māori, l. to r., tap tae bottom: Hone Heke an wife  • Hinepare o Ngāti Kahungunu  • Tukukino • Te Rangi Hīroa  • Meri Te Tai Mangakahia  • Apirana Ngata  • Keisha Castle-Hughes  • Winston Peters • Stephen Kearney
Tot population
approx. 750,000
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 New Zealand 598,605 (2013 census)[1]
 Australie 155,000 (2011 est.)[2]
 Unitit Kinrick approx. 8,000[3]
 Unitit States < 3,500[4]
 Canadae 1,305[5]
Ither regions approx. 8,000[3]
Leids
Māori, Inglis
Releegion
Christianity, Māori releegions
Relatit ethnic groups
ither Polynesie fowks,
Austronesian fowks

The Māori (Māori pronunciation: [ˈmaːɔɾi], Aboot this soond listen; Eng. pron. [ˈmaʊri]; N.Z. Eng. [ˈmaori], [ˈmæuri], [ˈmari], [ˈmɒəri])[6] are the indigenous Polynesian fowk o New Zealand.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Statistics New Zealand. "2013 Census QuickStats About Māori". Retrieved 20 December 2013. 
  2. Hamer, Paul (2012), Māori in Australia: An Update from the 2011 Australian Census and the 2011 New Zealand General Election, retrieved 26 August 2015 
  3. 3.0 3.1 Walrond, Carl (4 Mairch 2009). "Māori overseas". Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 7 December 2010. 
  4. New Zealand-born figures frae the 2000 U.S. Census; maximum figure represents sum o "Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander" an fowk o mixed race. United States Census Bureau (2003).Census 2000 Foreign-Born Profiles (STP-159): Country of Birth: New Zealand PDF (103 KB). Washington, D.C.: U.S. Census Bureau.
  5. Statistics Canada (2003).(232), Sex (3) and Single and Multiple Responses (3) for Population, for Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2001 Census – 20% Sample Data. Ottawa: Statistics Canada, Cat. No. 97F0010XCB2001001.
  6. "Maori". Oxford English Dictionary (3rd ed.). Oxford University Press. September 2005.  (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)