Oman - People

Oman - People Last updated on Wednesday 14th April 2010

Oman's population of between 1.5 million and 2 million is an Arab one. Because of the country's history, however, there has been a great deal of intermingling between Omanis and other groups.

For over 200 years, there has been an Indian merchant community in Muscat and in the north it is usual to find people who are at least partly of Persian or Baluchi ancestry.

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