The socio-economic aspects of mountain regions are explained as dry or livestock farming. The main occupation of people in the mountain region is animal husbandry or livestock farming. Main domestic animals raised in this region include sheep, goats, yak, etc. Cottage industries based on animal products like wool, milk, skin, etc. are found in this region. majority of people are Buddhists. The main castes include Sherpa, Thakali, etc. Dresses up include items made up of wool and leather designed to protect from the cold climate.