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Table 2 Average (±SD) ROH homozygosity by population 1

From: Characterizing homozygosity across United States, New Zealand and Australian Jersey cow and bull populations

  Cow (2007–2009) Bull (2001–2006)
Metric AU (n = 886) US (n = 1047) AU (n = 306) US (n = 736) NZ (n = 768)
ROH45 0.130 (0.038) 0.139 (0.042) 0.129 (0.045) 0.148 (0.043) 0.099 (0.031)
ROH70 0.099 (0.038) 0.108 (0.041) 0.100 (0.043) 0.117 (0.042) 0.071 (0.030)
ROH95 0.078 (0.036) 0.087 (0.039) 0.080 (0.041) 0.097 (0.040) 0.054 (0.029)
Proportion Homozygous 0.667 (0.014) 0.666 (0.017) 0.669 (0.018) 0.672 (0.017) 0.658 (0.014)
  1. 1AU = Australia; US = United States; NZ = New Zealand.