People of Ethiopia

The ethnic groups, Ethiopia constitutes a mosaic of more than 80 ethnic groups. Oromo is the most numerous (about 40%) followed by Amhara and Tigriens (32%). Other numerically important groups are Sidamo, Shankelle, Somali, Afar and Gurage.

Foto’s of some of Ethiopian ethnic groups

and traditional huts.

Traditional clothing and marriage, Ethiopia has different ethnic groups; these different groups have their own culture and tradition. Here below you will find photo’s of some of the traditional wedding and clothing.

Sport, Even if the football team of Ethiopia does not obtain very convincing results, football remains a popular sport in Ethiopia. The Ethiopian national football team won the 1962 African Cup of Nations Ethiopia is best known internationally for its middle-distance and long-distance runners.

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