TABLE 2

Rank correlation between population variance (S2) and mutation mean square (η2)

All lociWithout D19S244
PopulationρP valueρP value
First data set
Luo (Africa)0.8150.00160.8500.0015
Sardinia (Europe)0.7440.00400.8680.0012
Kaingang (S. America)0.6620.01040.6890.0099
Pooled sample0.8500.00100.9110.0007
Second data set
Africans0.2970.2847
Asians0.5740.0386
Europeans0.7100.0105
Pooled sample0.6350.0220
Sardinia (Europe)0.7360.0079