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Table 3 Analysis of Molecular Variance (AMOVA)

From: The maternal origin of indigenous domestic chicken from the Middle East, the north and the horn of Africa

Grouping Source of variation Degrees of freedom Variance components Percentage of variation
Iraq Among groups 2 0.44860 Va 28.89
Populations within groups 2 0.07417 Vb 4.78
Within populations 102 1.02984 Vc 66.33
Total 106 1.55261  
Algeria Among groups 1 0.02977 Va 5.03
Populations within groups 3 0.00331 Vb 0.56
Within populations 83 0.55855 Vc 94.41
Total 87 0.59163  
Ethiopia Among groups 3 0.22407 Va 11.29
Populations within groups 15 0.91011 Vb 45.84
Within populations 192 0.85103 Vc 42.87
Total 210 1.98520  
Saudi Arabia Among regions 2 0.02819 Va 3.34
within regions 182 0.81532 Vb 96.66
Total 184 0.84352  
All countries Among countries 5 0.14091 Va 8.88
Populations within countries 8 0.27001 Vb 17.01
Within populations 692 1.17663 Vc 74.12
Total 705 1.58755