TABLE 1

Variance of the deleterious allele frequency in the infinite islands model

FIS = 0FIS = 0.2
Neutral FSTs = 0.05s = 0.01s = 0.005s = 0.05s = 0.01s = 0.005
mNumericalTheoryNumericalTheoryNumericalTheoryNumericalTheoryNumericalTheoryNumericalTheory
0.000010.9611.210.9258.9255.61062.8933.16.46.1160.7144.8724.3543.3
0.000030.8911.210.9257.2253.91014.2921.76.46.1159.8144.1682.3538.6
0.00010.7111.110.9252.1248.8958.6887.76.46.1157.2142.0644.7524.5
0.00030.4411.010.7237.4233.7843.8794.86.36.0149.6135.9572.6484.2
0.0010.2010.510.3201.2196.1632.8597.20.15.9130.2119.6438.5389.6
0.0030.079.49.1137.8130.0372.8334.35.65.493.786.7266.5240.8
0.010.027.06.672.862.9181.8139.84.14.251.946.4130.1109.1
FIS = 0.5FIS = 0.9
0.000010.963.73.597.883.8482.6317.42.32.262.352.2334.1198.9
0.000030.893.73.597.483.5445.5315.52.32.262.152.1299.8198.1
0.00010.713.73.596.282.7420.6309.82.32.261.551.7281.9195.5
0.00030.443.73.592.680.2379.3292.82.32.259.850.6258.0187.7
0.0010.203.63.183.073.3300.7249.52.22.155.047.4212.1166.8
0.0030.073.43.263.457.5191.9170.02.12.044.339.5143.1123.3
0.010.022.82.737.534.296.784.71.91.828.225.875.867.5

Variance of the deleterious allele frequency is given ×10–6. N = 1000, h = 0.3, μ = 10–5, and ν = 10–7. Accuracy of the theory is checked against numerical values given by integration of Wright's equation (see appendix c).