- Depressed classes (South Asia)
- Scheduled castes (India)
Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes
Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes
Earlier Established Forms
- found: Web. 3 (scheduled caste: untouchable; harijan: untouchable)
- found: LC database, Apr. 14, 2000 (dalits; depressed classes; harijans; scheduled castes; untouchables)
- found: Wikipedia, March 30, 2007 ("dalit" is the latest and most politically correct of many terms used for the former "untouchables" of India; dalites are also found in Nepal, Pakistan, and Bangladesh; in Pakistan, more than 60 percent of the 1.4 million person Hindu minority are Dalits)
- 2000-04-14: new
- 2007-05-05: revised
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