Lantan

Geographical Distribution

The Lantan are a subgroup of the Mien, living in northern Laos (5,000) and SW China (175,000)

Population:

200,000

Langauge

Language Group:
Miao-Yao

Language
Lanten is a sub-dialect of Mien and mutually comprehensible with Mien.

Livelihood

Village based agricultural society.

Religion and Beliefs

Polytheistic and also practice ancestor worship.

Scriptures:

None.