Assigning population to a file

Any file in your My Data tab, including files that have been shared with you, can be labeled as genetic data from a specific demographic population. To label the population for a file, following these three steps:

  1. Navigate to the My Files tab, which can be found by clicking on Data in the header of any page.
  2. Under the Options column for the file, click on the gear icon: 
    Set population or gender for a file
  3. Select Gender and/or Population.

There are 32 populations to choose from:

AFRAfrican
AMRAd Mixed American
ASNEast Asian
CEUCaucasian
EUREuropean
SANSouth Asian
CHBHan Chinese in Bejing, China
JPTJapanese in Tokyo, Japan
CHSSouthern Han Chinese
CDXChinese Dai in Xishuangbanna, China
KHVKinh in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
TSIToscani in Italia
FINFinnish in Finland
GBRBritish in England and Scotland
IBSIberian Population in Spain
YRIYoruba in Ibadan, Nigeria
LWKLuhya in Webuye, Kenya
GWDGambian in Western Divisions in the Gambia
MSLMende in Sierra Leone
ESNEsan in Nigeria
ASWAmericans of African Ancestry in SW USA
ACBAfrican Caribbeans in Barbados
MXLMexican Ancestry from Los Angeles USA
PURPuerto Ricans from Puerto Rico
CLMColombians from Medellin, Colombia
PELPeruvians from Lima, Peru
GIHGujarati Indian from Houston, Texas
PJLPunjabi from Lahore, Pakistan
BEBBengali from Bangladesh
STUSri Lankan Tamil from the UK
ITUIndian Telugu from the UK

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