Table 1

Classification, population, and location information of the populations sampled in this study

No.

ETHNIC

ISO639-3

FAMILY

SUB-FAMILY

BRANCH

POPULATION

COUNTRY

PROVINCE

COUNTY


D1

Bolyu

ply

Austro-Asiatic

Mon-Khmer

Palyu

10,000

China

Guangxi

Longlin

D2

Yerong

yrn

Daic

Kadai

Bu-Rong

400

China

Guangxi

Napo

D3

Qau

gio

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

3,000

China

Guizhou

Bijie

D4

Blue-Gelao

giq

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

1,700

China

Guangxi

Longlin

D5

Lachi

lbt

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

9,016

China

Yunnan

Maguan

D6

Mollao

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

30,000

China

Guizhou

Majiang

D7

Red-Gelao

gir

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

1,500

China

Guizhou

Dafang

D8

White-Gelao

giw

Daic

Kadai

Ge-Chi

1,200

China

Yunnan

Malipo

D9

Hlai-Qi

lic

Daic

Kadai

Hlai

747,000

China

Hainan

Tongza

D10

Jiamao

jio

Daic

Kadai

Hlai

52,300

China

Hainan

Baoting

D11

Buyang

byu

Daic

Kadai

Yang-Biao

3,000

China

Yunnan

Guangnan

D12

Cun

cuq

Daic

Kadai

Yang-Biao

70,000

China

Hainan

Dongfang

D13

Laqua

laq

Daic

Kadai

Yang-Biao

307

China

Yunnan

Malipo

D14

Man-Caolan

mlc

Daic

Kam-Tai

Be-Tai

114,000

China

Guangxi

Fangcheng

D15

Zhuang-N

ccx

Daic

Kam-Tai

Be-Tai

10,000,000

China

Guangxi

Wuming

D16

Zhuang-S

ccy

Daic

Kam-Tai

Be-Tai

4,000,000

China

Guangxi

Chongzuo

D17

Lingao

onb

Daic

Kam-Tai

Be-Tai

520,000

China

Hainan

Lingao

D18

E

eee

Daic

Kam-Tai

Be-Tai

30,000

China

Guangxi

Rongshui

D19

Ai-Cham

aih

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

2,300

China

Guizhou

Libo

D20

Dong/Kam

doc

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

907,560

China

Guangxi

Sanjiang

D21

Sui

swi

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

345,993

China

Guangxi

Rongshui

D22

Mak

mkg

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

10,000

China

Guizhou

Libo

D23

Mulam

mlm

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

159,328

China

Guangxi

Luocheng

D24

Maonan

mmd

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

37,000

China

Guangxi

Huanjiang

D25

Biao

byk

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

20,000

China

Guangdong

Huaiji

D26

Then

tct

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

20,000

China

Guizhou

Pingtang

D27

Danga

Daic

Unclassified

1,000,000

China

Hainan

Lingshui

D28

DornQdayc

Daic

Unclassified

500,000

China

Shanghai

Minhang

D29

CaoMiao

cov

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

63,632

China

Guangxi

Rongshui

D30

Laka

lbc

Daic

Kam-Tai

Kam-Sui

12,000

China

Guangxi

Jinxiu

T1

Amis

ami

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

130,000

China

Taiwan

Hualien

T2

Pazeh

uun

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

300

China

Taiwan

Cholan

T3

Siraiya-Makatao

fos

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

10,000

China

Taiwan

Hualien

T4

Thao

ssf

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

248

China

Taiwan

Nantou

T5

Paiwan

pwn

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

53,000

China

Taiwan

Taitung

T6

Atayal

tay

Austronesian

Taiwan

Atayalic

63,000

China

Taiwan

Yilan

T7

Rukai

dru

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

8,007

China

Taiwan

Pingtung

T8

Pyuma

pyu

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

8,132

China

Taiwan

Taitung

T9

Tsou

tsu

Austronesian

Taiwan

Tsouic

5,797

China

Taiwan

Kagi

T10

Bunun

bnn

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

34,000

China

Taiwan

Hualien

T11

Saisiyat

xsy

Austronesian

Taiwan

Paiwanic

4,194

China

Taiwan

Yilan

I1

Batak

bbc

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

5,800,000

Indonesia

Sumatera Utara

I2

Bangka

mly

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

500,000

Indonesia

Sumatera Selatan

Bangka

I3

Malay (Riau)

mly

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

2,000,000

Indonesia

Riau

I4

Minangkabau

min

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

4,000,000

Indonesia

Sumatera Barat

I5

Palembang

plm

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

1,100,000

Indonesia

Sumatera Selatan

I6

Nias

nia

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

600,000

Indonesia

Sumatera Utara

Nias

I7

Dayak

dyk

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

2,100,000

Indonesia

Kalimantan Tengah

I8

Banjar

bjn

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

3,000,000

Indonesia

Kalimantan Selatan

I9

Javanese

jav

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

75,500,000

Indonesia

Jawa Tengah

I10

Tengger

tes

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

500,000

Indonesia

Jawa Timur

I11

Balinese

ban

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

3,800,000

Indonesia

Bali

I12

Bugis

bug

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

3,500,000

Indonesia

Sulawesi Selatan

I13

Toraja

sda

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

500,000

Indonesia

Sulawesi Selatan

I14

Makasar

mak

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

1,600,000

Indonesia

Sulawesi Selatan

I15

Minahasa

tom

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

200,000

Indonesia

Sulawesi Utara

I16

Kaili

lew

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

471,000

Indonesia

Sulawesi Tengah

I17

Sasak

sas

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

2,100,000

Indonesia

Nusa Tenggara Barat

Lombok

I18

Sumbawa

smw

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

400,000

Indonesia

Nusa Tenggara Barat

Sumbawa

I19

Sumba

xbr

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Central

234,574

Indonesia

Nusa Tenggara Timur

Sumba

I20

Alor

aol

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Central

25,000

Indonesia

Nusa Tenggara Timur

Alor

I21

Irian

Geelvink Bay

20,806

Indonesia

Irian Jaya

I22

Cham

cjm

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

99,000

Vietnam

Binhdinh

I23

Tsat

huq

Austronesian

Malayo-Polynesian

Western

4,500

China

Hainan

Sanya


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Li et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2008 8:146   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-8-146

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