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Table 3 Gender and mean scores in the four domains of KCAHW questionnaire

From: Recognition of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) symptoms and knowledge about some other aspects of ASD among final year medical students in Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa

Gender N (%) Domain 1 Domain 2 Domain 3 Domain 4
Male 457 (60.4) 6.2 ± 1.9 0.7 ± 0.4 2.7 ± 1.3 3.9 ± 1.4
Female 300 (39.6) 6.2 ± 1.7 0.7 ± 0.5 2.7 ± 1.1 3.6 ± 1.4
Total 757 (100) 6.2 ± 1.8 0.7 ± 0.5 2.7 ± 1.2 3.8 ± 1.4
Statistics (T-test) p = 0.968 p = 0.676 p = 0.761 p = 0.011
  1. Maximum scores of 8, 1, 4 and 6 are possible in domains 1, 2, 3 and 4 respectively. A minimum score of 0 is possible in any of the four domains
  2. There is no statistical significant difference in the mean scores across genders in domains 1, 2 and 3, but domain 4 showed statistical significant difference with male gender performing better in this domain