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Table 1a Mean D c and per cent significant (at the 0.05 level) as a function of the recombination fraction between all possible pairs of autosomal markers drawn from the same chromosome.

From: Distribution of genome-wide linkage disequilibrium based on microsatellite loci in the Samoan population

Population Statistic Recombination fraction interval
   < 0.1 0.1- < 0.2 0.2- < 0.3 0.3- < 0.4 > 0.4
Samoa (N = 482) Mean D c 0.026 0.018 0.016 0.014 0.014
  % significant 24.79 16.43 17.79 12.90 15.06
Palau* (N = 84) Mean D c 0.031 0.019 0.017 0.012 0.009
  % significant 16.2 11.6 11.6 7.1 4.4
NASC (N = 333) Mean D c -0.001 0.001 0.000 0.000 0.000
  % significant 4.48 3.97 3.87 4.44 4.63
Table 1b. Mean D c and per cent significant (at the 0.05 level) as a function of the recombination fraction between all possible pairs of X-linked markers.
Population Statistic Recombination fraction interval
   < 0.1 0.1- < 0.2 0.2- < 0.3 0.3- < 0.4 > 0.4
Samoan females (N = 201) Mean D c 0.129 0.062 0.080 0.059 0.082
  % significant 55.6 33.3 56.3 48.2 48.2
Samoan males (N = 249) Mean D c 0.116 0.050 0.071 0.036 0.067
  % significant 44.4 38.9 43.8 37.0 41.0
Palaun males* (N = 54) Mean D c 0.123 0.041 0.041 0.020 0.026
  % significant 44.0 0 13.6 13.6 21.4
NASC females (N = 161) Mean D c -0.002 0.000 -0.002 0.006 -0.002
  % significant 12.5 7.69 9.09 4.55 9.52
NASC males (N = 172) Mean D c -0.021 -0.003 -0.014 -0.018 0.000
  % significant 11.11 11.11 0 0 4.82
  1. * Palaun data from Devlin et al.[9]