facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
China recognizes 55 ethnic minority groups within the country in addition to the Han majority. With over 25 ethnic minorities living in Yunnan, they make up about 34 percent of its population.
14 of 24
Poor ethnic minority Chinese load by hand mud bricks on to a truck from an old house being torn down to make way for a new hotel in Lijiang, northern Yunnan Province, on September 30, 2012. Income inequality continues to grow in China as rural poverty persists despite rapid urban growth. China raised the poverty line to $1 per person per day in 2011, increasing the country's poverty-stricken population from 26.99 million to 128 million. UPI/Stephen Shaver
| License Photo
More Collections
2014: Celebrity Families
2014: Celebrity Families
2014: Celebrity Couples
2014: Celebrity Couples
2014: Celebrity Breakups and divorces
2014: Celebrity Breakups and divorces
2014: Swim Week Miami Beach
2014: Swim Week Miami Beach
2014: The Year in Music
2014: The Year in Music
Notable deaths of 2014
Notable deaths of 2014
Most Popular
1
Lockheed Martin, Roketsan collaborate on F-35 cruise missile Lockheed Martin, Roketsan collaborate on F-35 cruise missile
2
GenDyn UK picks Lockheed Martin for vehicle turrets GenDyn UK picks Lockheed Martin for vehicle turrets
3
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have set a wedding date Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux have set a wedding date
4
Survey: Harvard Law grads earn the most of any grad school in the country Survey: Harvard Law grads earn the most of any grad school in the country
5
Kendall Jenner and friends take in a Knicks game in NYC Kendall Jenner and friends take in a Knicks game in NYC
x
Feedback