Table 3 Y-Haplogroup variance, expansion and coalescence times based on Y-microsatellite loci

From: Y-chromosome diversity characterizes the Gulf of Oman

     Divergence time a (ky) b
Population and Haplogroup N Haplogroup variance T c (ky) d Mean±SE
Qatar
 J1-M267 41 0.14 4.93 7.4±2.3
 R1a1-M198 5 0.19 6.71 14.5±5.9
UAE
 E3l-1a-M78 13 0.14 5.15 4.6±1.8
 E3b1c-M123 5 0.25 8.93 11.1±3.9
 J1-M267 57 0.15 5.43 6.4±1.4
 R1a1-M198 11 0.31 11.11 11.0±3.3
Yemen
 E3b1c-M123 5 0.14 4.93 10.6±4.1
 J1-M267 44 0.20 7.11 9.7±2.4
  1. aDivergence time based on SNP-STR coalescence method (Zhivotovsky46, 51).
  2. bBased on 15 Y-STR loci.
  3. cLinear expansion time assuming continuous growth and a 25-year intergeneration time.
  4. dBased on 8 Y-STR loci in common with previous studies (Cinnioǧlu et al,12; Luis et al,4).