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Jinuo Woman


Jinuo woman clearing land before planting. The Jinuo are one of the smallest of the 56 “Minority Nationalities” officially recognized in PR of China. The total population of the Jinuo is a little over 15000 and they were largely slash and burn semi- nomadic farmers until the 1950ies and 1960ies. Xishuangbanna Region, Yunnan Province.