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Table 2 Participant characteristics (typically developing and ASD groups)

From: Atypical sympathetic arousal in children with autism spectrum disorder and its association with anxiety symptomatology

  TD (n = 33) ASD (n = 38) Group difference
(p value)
Age 12.5 ± 2.9 12.1 ± 2.9 n.s.
(range 8–18) (range 7–17)
Full-scale IQ 113.1 ± 14.1 94.3 ± 20.2 <0.0001
(range 85–140) (range 53–146)
Sex (male to female) 19:14 32:6 Fisher’s exact test
   0.0176
SCQ   18.1 ± 8.1  
  1. SCQ Social Communication Questionnaire
  2. n.s not significant