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The minorities of Russia

Championship in small numbers among the same name almost 50 of the peoples of Russia is camalli, there were only 24 people in 2010, to count them again to be during the national population census in 2021, told RIA Novosti in mediaofis census.

"In Dagestan and Chechnya was 24 people who consider themselves camalleri (or amalinze ed.), which belong to the Andean peoples of the Caucasus and sub-ethnic groups of the Avars. But in the nineteenth century there were at least 3 thousand 889 people compactly residing in 9 villages. These data showed Family census of the population of Dagestan, 1886. In the early XX century already the first all-Union census of 1926 identified 3 thousand 438 chamallow, and in 1967 they counted more than 4 thousand people", - told in the mediaofis.