Myanmar Encyclopaedia

Announcement Date: December 26, 1964
“Of the 400,000 to 500,000 inhabitants of Mayu Border District 75% are Rohingya ethnic people who are Muslims. The rest are made up of Rakhine, Dai Nat, Myo, and Kamee. Generally agriculture and
fishing are their main economic activities.”
Myanmar Encyclopedia
Volume 9, p. 90
Government Printing House, Rangoon