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Table 2 Characteristics of the sub-Saharan mtDNA HVS-I database.

From: African-American mitochondrial DNAs often match mtDNAs found in multiple African ethnic groups

Region Region matched (%)
  Total Uniquea Multipleb West West Central South Southeast East
West 1528 35 20 24 19 0 1 1
West Central 995 37 28 15 13 0 5 2
South 127 61 15 0 0 21 2 0
Southeast 416 25 51 1 15 1 7 0
East 659 59 12 1 2 0 0 27
Total 3725 40 24      
  1. aHaplotypes found once or in a single ethnic group.
  2. bHaplotypes found in ethnic groups from three or more regions.