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Rohingya in 1964 ‘Myanma (Burma) Encyclopaedia’

 Category: Culture, History  Publisher: Myanmar Government Printing House  Published: 26 December 1964  Tags: MyanmarRohingyaRohingya Ethnicity |  Download


“Of the 400,000 to 500,000 inhabitants of Mayu Border District 75% are Rohingya ethnic people who are Muslims. The rest are made up of Rakhine, Dai Nat, Myo, and Kamee. Generally, agriculture and fishing are their main economic activities.”

Myanmar Encyclopaedia, Volume 9, p. 90, Government Printing House, Rangoon