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Therefore, most Argentines are of European descent, and are either descendants of colonial-era settlers and/or of the 19th and 20th century immigrants from Europe, with about 86% of the population being of ethnic European descent.
The most common ethnic groups are Italian and Spanish (including Galicians and Basques).
It is estimated that up to 25 million Argentines, up to 60% of the total population, have Italian ancestry, wholly or in part.
Smaller Jewish, Native, Arab, Asian, Gypsy, and African communities contribute to the melting pot.
Many genetic studies have shown that Argentina's genetic footprint is not overwhelmingly European.Argentines of Asian ancestry are defined as either born within Argentina, or born elsewhere and later to become a citizen or resident of Argentina.Asian Argentines settled in Argentina in large numbers during several waves of immigration in the 20th century.Although a named category "Argentines of European descent" is not officially used, and no official census data exist, some international sources claim the European component of the population to be as low as 81.9%, of Argentina's population.The current most numerous immigrant European communities are: Italian, Spanish (including Basque and Galician), German, Nordic (mainly Danish Argentine, Finnish Argentine and Swedish Argentine), Slavic (including Russian, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Bulgarian, Slovene, Macedonian and Croat), French (including Basque), Irish, Portuguese, Dutch, among many others. They represent about 3.2 million people, whose ancestry traces back to any of various waves of immigrants, largely of Arab cultural and linguistic heritage and/or identity, originating mainly from what is now Syria and Lebanon.