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Table 3 Comparison of percentage distribution of ABO and rhesus (Rh) blood groups of Faisalabad and Safdarabad populations with other countries and other cities of Pakistan

From: Retrospective study of frequency of ABO and Rhesus blood group among population of Safdarabad and Faisalabad cities of Pakistan

Area A B AB O Rh +  Rh- References
Faisalabad 22.58 29.79 14.83 32.78 81.01 18.99 Current study
Safdarabad 25.28 33.81 33.74 33.74 90 10 Current study
Comparison to other countries of world
Turkey 43.8 16.2 9.2 30.8 86.0 14 [22]
Saudi Arabia 26 18 4 51 92 8 [16]
Bahrain 21.5 24.4 4.5 49.6 94.5 4.5 [17]
Iran 33.1 23.3 8.9 34.7 88.7 11.3 [18]
Palestine 40 22 6 32 97.3 2.7 [23]
India (Punjab) 21.9 37.6 9.3 31.2 97.3 2.7 [19]
Nigeria 24.4 23.8 2.7 48.9 95.6 4.33 [20]
Bangladesh 26.6 23.2 9.6 40.6 96.8 3.2 [24]
Comparison to other cities of Pakistan
Sialkot 22.2 36.5 9.7 31.34 91.2 8.7 [35]
Islamabad 25.5 33.3 10.0 31.1 91.6 8.4 [28]
Dir upper 32.1 29.8 12.4 25.7 86.4 13.6 [25]
Dir Lower 33.9 27.9 11.3 28.6 92.4 7.5 [27]
Gujranwala 22.9 35.3 9.32 32.4 92.03 7.97 [29]
Peshawar 31.2 31 10.1 27 92.5 7.5 [26]
Lahore 24.2 37.8 9.1 28.8 93 7 [30]
Mirpur 26.3 32.5 31.6 9.4 91.0 9 [31]
Sakardu 30.6 26.8 15.9 26.6 94.8 5.17 [8]
Multan 21.9 36.9 7.33 33.8 92.1 7.83 [32]
Gujrat 18 22 4 56 79.5 20.5 [34]
Karachi 14.4 38.1 8.3 39.2 94.5 5.5 [33]