The study of Allelic Frequency of ABO and Rh D Blood Group among the Banjara Population of Akola District, Maharashtra, India

The distribution of ABO blood groups and Rh (D) factor has been studied in the Banjara population. In the present study O, A, B, and AB blood group percentages of Banjaras of Akola district of Maharashtra are recorded as 27.64%, 22.91%, 37.45% and 12% respectively and the Rh negative incidences recorded as 02.55%. The allelic frequencies of O, A, B and AB groups in the combined data of same community found to be 0.5196, 0.2880, and 0.1924 respectively and Rh (D) positive as 0.8405.