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Table 2 Y-chromosome haplogroup counts for South Indian castes and major population groups

From: Genetic variation in South Indian castes: evidence from Y-chromosome, mitochondrial, and autosomal polymorphisms

  Tamil Nadu Andhra Pradesh Major Geographic Groups
Haplogroup Upper NTS Upper Middle Lower Upper Middle Lower Europeans E. Asians S. Indians
C 3 1 0 1 1 2 3 1 1 11
F* 2 2 6 7 1 4 11 0 0 33
G 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3
H 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5
H1 1 7 7 12 5 20 10 0 0 62
I 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 0
J2 2 0 1 0 3 8 3 1 0 17
J2a 3 2 6 3 0 4 0 0 0 18
K* 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
L 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 5
L1 3 4 9 0 2 13 7 0 0 38
O 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0
O3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 1
Q 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 1 0 6
R1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
R1a1 14 16 8 7 17 15 9 3 0 86
R1b3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 31 0 1
R2 7 3 5 0 2 10 7 0 0 34
Total 41 37 43 34 33 80 54 57 28 322
  1. (See Materials and Methods for marker information.)