Kangjia

A language of China

ISO 639-3: kxs
 

Population 377 to 487 (1999 Sechenchogt). Ethnic population: 487.
Region Shalimu, Zongzila, and Hangdao villages, Jainca County, Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province.
Alternate names   Kangyang Hui
Classification Altaic, Mongolian, Eastern, Mongour
Language use Used in local commerce, some oral traditional literature. Older adults speak Kangjia half the time, adults less, and younger ones do not speak it. Indifferent language attitude. Others can also speak Chinese or Tibetan.
Language development Dictionary. Grammar.
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Part of the Hui nationality. Riverine. Below 2,048 meters. Agriculturalists; forestry; animal husbandry; businessmen. Muslim (Jahaliyah).