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Table 2 MtDNA and Y-Chromosome mean haplogroup frequencies in the major regions of the African continent

From: Carriers of mitochondrial DNA macrohaplogroup L3 basal lineages migrated back to Africa from Asia around 70,000 years ago

Haplogroup NW Africa NE Africa W Sahel E Sahel W Guinea C Africa East Guinea S. Africa
mt-L0 0.90±0.88 2.50±1.00 1.52±0.91 7.56±3.94 2.27±3.03 4.35±2.10 30.55±6.58 56.5±8.03
mt-L1 5.01±1.31 2.72±0.62 17.83±2.90 3.47±2.77 15.78±7.30 34.85±6.55 4.72±3.14 2.13±0.50
mt-L2 7.96±6.37 6.03±3.28 30.88±15.52 19.07±12.91 36.21±11.26 22.35±12.99 10.70±6.99 16.15±16.17
mt-L3 12.06±7.05 13.93±5.74 31.85±17.83 27.06±12.64 36.82±10.66 33.10±17.51 35.59±11.57 23.84±18.80
mt-L4 0.24±0.14 1.34±0.21 0 4.94±3.19 0 0.20±1.25 9.14±4.78 0.57±0.31
mt-L5 0.02±0.04 0.49±0.68 0 4.23±3.54 0 0.10±1.30 2.47±1.84 0.45±0.23
mt-L6 0.04±0.09 0.08±0.12 0 0.91±1.41 0 0 0.27±0.38 0
mtMN 73.77± 10.88 72.91±7.70 17.92±5.02 32.76±4.56 8.92±3.34 5.05±3.13 6.56±4.73 0.36±0.28
Y-A 0.09±0.15 0.68±0.95 0 10.72±4.73 1.18±1.85 0.59±0.42 7.95±8.54 8.45±2.90
Y-B 0.34±0.31 0 0 8.96±13.18 2.14±3.23 7.23±3.48 17.48±10.97 10.70±3.34
Y-E 76.65±15.46 49.64±17.76 84.10±13.72 51.01±23.12 92.76±6.46 79.16±22.13 73.24±20.48 69.51±25.70
Y-F 22.92±7.35 49.68±8.00 15.90±5.36 29.31±6.08 3.92±2.87 13.02±3.44 1.33±1.21 11.34±4.12