|Regions with significant populations|
|Aimol language (L1) |
Meitei language (L2)
|Related ethnic groups|
|Meitei people, other Chin-Kuki-Mizo peoples|
The Aimol people are an ethnic group living mainly in Manipur and in parts of Mizoram, Tripura, Nagaland and Assam in India. They speak Aimol language which is a Kuki-Chin language. Aimol people are one of the Chin-Kuki-Mizo people. They use Meitei language as their second language (L2) according to the Ethnologue.
They practice slash-and-burn agriculture and are primarily Christian. Aimol identity is contentious as they are influenced by Kuki-Chin-Mizo groups. Their language is classified as Kuki-Chin-Mizo languages.