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Table 5 The distribution of five G6PD deficient variants (given as percentages) in different populations

From: Prevalence and molecular characterization of Glucose-6-Phosphate dehydrogenase deficient variants among the Kurdish population of Northern Iraq

Population No. Deficient G6PD Variants (%) Ref
   Mediterranean Chatham A- Aures Cosenza  
Iraq: Northern (Kurds) 115 87.8 8.7 - - - Current
Iran: Western (Kurds) 68 91.2 7.3 - - 1.5 [15]
Iran: Northern (Mazandran) 74 66.2 27 - - 6.75 [16]
Iran: Southern (Fars) 74 83.8 13.5 1.35 - - [17]
Jordan 28 53.6 3.6 14.2 3.6 - [18]
Kuwait 89 74.2 10.1 12.4 3.0 - [19]
Saudi Arabia: Eastern Province 114 84 - 5.8 - - [6]
Turkey 50 80 4 2 - - [5]
Italy 162 69 - 3.7 - 1.2 [32]
India 167 60.4 1.2 - - - [34]
Malaysia: Malays 86 26.7 2.3 -   - [35]
Algeria 100 23 1 46 7 1 [22]
Nigeria 89 - - 100 - - [36]