Table 1

Sampling details and mtDNA lineage distribution in India.

Location

Population

Population Code

Linguistic Affiliationa

nb

Frequency (%)

Mc

Non Md

M2

M2b


India

2768

65.39

34.61

9.57

2.96

Western

629

47.22

52.78

13.35

0.00

DungriBhill

DB

IE

118

66.10

33.90

3.39

0.00

Kathakur

KAT

IE

220

32.73

67.27

9.09

0.00

Kathodi

KTH

IE

120

51.67

48.33

21.67

0.00

Katkari

KK

IE

50

46.00

54.00

16.00

0.00

Mathakur

MTK

IE

121

51.24

48.76

21.49

0.00

Central

711

69.90

30.10

15.75

4.36

Andh

AND

IE

115

59.13

40.87

11.30

0.00

Hill Kolam

HK

DR/IE

123

77.24

22.76

18.70

9.75

Kamar

KMR

IE

111

68.47

31.53

9.91

0.00

Korku

KRK

AA

110

70.00

30.00

21.82

15.45

Madia

MAD

DR/IE

140

75.71

24.29

20.71

1.43

Nihal

NHL

IE

112

66.96

33.04

10.71

0.00

East

336

73.21

26.79

4.46

1.48

Malpaharia

MLP

AA

114

75.44

24.56

6.14

2.63

Munda

MUN

AA/MU

102

74.51

25.49

3.92

0.98

PaudiBhuiya

PB

DR/IE

120

70.00

30.00

3.33

0.83

North East

863

67.32

32.68

0.12

0.00

DirangMonpa

DM

TB

100

78.00

22.00

0.00

0.00

Gallong

GAL

TB

108

50.00

50.00

0.00

0.00

Lachungpa

LC

TB

104

79.81

20.19

0.00

0.00

Lepcha

LP

TB

109

58.72

41.28

0.00

0.00

Shertukpen

SKP

TB

103

82.52

17.48

0.00

0.00

Sonowal Kachari

SK

IE

112

56.25

43.75

0.89

0.00

Toto

TT

TB

102

80.39

19.61

0.00

0.00

Wanchoo

WAN

TB

125

57.60

42.40

0.00

0.00

South

229

82.53

17.47

23.14

20.08

Betta Kuruba

BK

DR

115

74.78

25.22

39.13

35.65

Jenu Kuruba

JK

DR

114

90.35

9.65

7.02

4.39

Togataveera*

TG

DR

#

#

#

#

#

Reddy*

RE

DR

#

#

#

#

#


a As per Gordon 2005[47]; b Number of samples screened; c Includes all haplogroups within macrohaplogroup M; d Includes all other than macrohaplogroup M; * Caste populations data from Sun et al. [7]; # Data not available; "AA" Austro-Asiatic; "DR" Dravidian "IE" Indo-European; "MU" Mundari; "TB" Tibeto-Burman.

Kumar et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2008 8:230   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-8-230

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