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Evenks
Ewenkī
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Total population
69,856
Regions with significant populations
 Russia 38,396
 China 30,875
 Mongolia 537
 Ukraine 48
Languages
Evenki, Chinese, Russian, Mongolian
Religion
Shamanism, Orthodox Christianity, Buddhism
Related ethnic groups
Other Tungusic peoples

The Evenks (Evenki: Ewenkī) are an ethnic group native to Northern Asia. Most of them are living in Russia (Siberia) or China (Inner Mongolia). Small number of them also live in Mongolia and Ukraine.

Evenks are a Tungusic people. They are related to the Manchu and the Oroqen.

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