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Table 1 Average estimates of African, European, Native American and East Asian ancestry proportions in datasets

From: Meta-analysis of GWA studies provides new insights on the genetic architecture of skin pigmentation in recently admixed populations

Sample Cubaa SAGE IIb GALA IIb Cape Verdec
Size 762 373 285 684
African (%) 20.3 80.9 22.8 58
European (%) 71.1 19.10 66.8 42
Native American (%) 6.8 NA 10.40 NA
East Asian (%) 1.8 NA NA NA
  1. NA Not applicable
  2. Data source:
  3. aFortes-Lima et al. 2018 [12]
  4. bHernandez-Pacheco et al. 2017 [8]
  5. cBeleza et al. 2013 [6]