Table 5

The distribution of five G6PD deficient variants (given as percentages) in different populations

Population

No.

Deficient G6PD Variants (%)

Ref


Mediterranean

Chatham

A-

Aures

Cosenza


Iraq: Northern (Kurds)

115

87.8

8.7

-

-

-

Current


Iran: Western (Kurds)

68

91.2

7.3

-

-

1.5

[15]


Iran: Northern (Mazandran)

74

66.2

27

-

-

6.75

[16]


Iran: Southern (Fars)

74

83.8

13.5

1.35

-

-

[17]


Jordan

28

53.6

3.6

14.2

3.6

-

[18]


Kuwait

89

74.2

10.1

12.4

3.0

-

[19]


Saudi Arabia: Eastern Province

114

84

-

5.8

-

-

[6]


Turkey

50

80

4

2

-

-

[5]


Italy

162

69

-

3.7

-

1.2

[32]


India

167

60.4

1.2

-

-

-

[34]


Malaysia: Malays

86

26.7

2.3

-

-

[35]


Algeria

100

23

1

46

7

1

[22]


Nigeria

89

-

-

100

-

-

[36]


Al-Allawi et al. BMC Blood Disorders 2010 10:6   doi:10.1186/1471-2326-10-6

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