Table 1

Distribution of pair-wise relatedness estimates

Lower Bound

Number of pairs in KORA

Number of pairs in Sorbs

Odds ratio (KORA = reference category) [95% CI]


0.1

79

1889

68 [54;86]

0.2

38

1186

88 [64;126]

0.4

24

666

79 [52;123]

0.6

1

1

3 [0;222]


Number of pair-wise relatedness estimates above a given boundary for a total of 476776 and 1350546 calculated pair-wise estimates in Sorbs and KORA, respectively. We also present the odds-ratio for an encounter of relatives and corresponding 95% confidence interval.

Gross et al. BMC Genetics 2011 12:67   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-12-67

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