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Which ethnicities does MyHeritage compare my DNA with?

Currently our genetic models are based on 42 ethnic groups around the world: 

Africa

Central African
Ethiopian Jewish
Kenyan
Maasai
Nigerian
North African
Sephardic Jewish - North African
Sierra Leonean
Somali
West African  

America

Central American
Indigenous Amazonian
Native American    

Asia

Central Asia
Chinese and Vietnamese
Eskimo/Inuit
Filipino, Indonesian, and Malaysian
Japanese
Mizrahi Jewish - Iranian/Iraqi
Mongolian
Nepali
South Asian
Thai and Cambodian
West Asian

Europe

Ashkenazi Jewish
Balkan
Baltic
East European
English
Finnish
Greek
Iberian
Irish, Scottish, and Welsh
Italian
North and West European
Sardinian
Scandinavian 

Middle East

Middle Eastern
Yemenite Jewish

Oceania

Melanesian
Papuan
Polynesian

 

We are planning on adding more and more ethnicities to our database in the near future. 

If you haven't tested your DNA with MyHeritage DNA yet, visit www.myheritage.com/dna to order your DNA kit.

Find out more about MyHeritage DNA Ethnicity Estimate on the following blog post: Introducing Our New DNA Ethnicity Analysis