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Vojvoda
Tuesday, November 25th, 2003, 03:58 AM
Strange that Belgian is first.

http://www.racearchives.com/calc/sforza_profiles.asp?popid=24&dbname=sforza26euros

DISTANCE FROM Yugoslavian
Population Distance
1 Belgian 50
2 Czech 101
3 Austrian 110
4 Germany 118
5 Italian 119
6 Swiss 120
7 French 124
8 Dutch 136
9 Hungarian 136
10 Polish 137
11 Portuguese 139
12 Danish 157
13 English 160
14 Russian 170
15 Spanish 172
16 Norwegian 173
17 Basque 176
18 Swedish 213
19 Greek 213
20 Scottish 248
21 Finnish 248
22 Irish 272
23 Sardinian 294
24 Icelandic 317
25 Lapp 565

Tore
Tuesday, November 25th, 2003, 02:49 PM
Is this online genetic calculator accurate?

Somewhat.

More accurate than the Y-Chromosome calculator, though, as you pointed out, some distances present don't make a whole lot of sense.

Stew
Saturday, January 17th, 2004, 03:42 AM
How can icelandic and norweigan have such drastic differances in distance?

Tore
Tuesday, January 20th, 2004, 11:32 PM
How can icelandic and norweigan have such drastic differances in distance?

The "Founder Effect" (Iceland was founded by a small, homogenous group of settlers).