Polygenic Score (PGS) ID: PGS002805

Predicted Trait
Reported Trait Height
Mapped Trait(s) body height (EFO_0004339)
Released in PGS Catalog: Oct. 19, 2022
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Score Details

Score Construction
Development Method
Name SBayesC
Parameters NR
Original Genome Build hg19
Number of Variants 1,245,514
Effect Weight Type beta
PGS Source
PGS Catalog Publication (PGP) ID PGP000382
Citation (link to publication) Yengo L et al. Nature (2022)
Ancestry Distribution
Source of Variant
Associations (GWAS)
Hispanic or Latin American: 100%
455,180 individuals (100%)
PGS Evaluation
Hispanic or Latin American: 100%
1 Sample Sets

Development Samples

Source of Variant Associations (GWAS)
Study Identifiers Sample Numbers Sample Ancestry Cohort(s)
455,180 individuals Hispanic or Latin American 6 cohorts
  • 23andMe
  • ,BioMe
  • ,HCHS
  • ,MCPS
  • ,MVP
  • ,WHI

Performance Metrics

Disclaimer: The performance metrics are displayed as reported by the source studies. It is important to note that metrics are not necessarily comparable with each other. For example, metrics depend on the sample characteristics (described by the PGS Catalog Sample Set [PSS] ID), phenotyping, and statistical modelling. Please refer to the source publication for additional guidance on performance.

PGS Performance
Metric ID (PPM)
PGS Sample Set ID
Performance Source Trait PGS Effect Sizes
(per SD change)
Classification Metrics Other Metrics Covariates Included in the Model PGS Performance:
Other Relevant Information
PPM015532 PSS009975|
Hispanic or Latin American Ancestry|
5,798 individuals
PGP000382 |
Yengo L et al. Nature (2022)
Reported Trait: Height : 0.131 age, sex and 10 genetic principal components

Evaluated Samples

PGS Sample Set ID
Phenotype Definitions and Methods Participant Follow-up Time Sample Numbers Age of Study Participants Sample Ancestry Additional Ancestry Description Cohort(s) Additional Sample/Cohort Information
PSS009975 5,798 individuals Hispanic or Latin American PAGE