North American Peoples
The Inuit, also known as Inuktitut, are a group of culturally similar indigenous peoples inhabiting the Arctic regions of Greenland, Canada, the United States and Russia. Inuit languages are classified under the Eskimo-Aleut family. The term 'Eskimo' is commonly used in the United States, however native communities in Canada and Greenland view 'Eskimo' as derogatory and prefer 'Inuit'. The Inuit people cluster encompasses several ethnic and linguistic varieties of Inuit.
Peoples within this cluster:
Inuit Creole; Inuit, Eastern Canadian; Inuit, Western Canadian; Inuktitut, Greenlandic; Inupiat, Northwest Alaska; Inupiatun, North Alaskan; Yupik, Central; Yupik, Central Siberian
Countries where they are found:
Canada; Denmark; Greenland; United States
Unreached people groups:
Number of countries: