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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Interrelationship between insistence on sameness, effortful control and anxiety in adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

  Mean (SD) Sample range Possible range Shapiro-Wilk test (sig)
Chronological age 18.71 (2.51) 14.42–24.81 NA p = .006
AQ-28 77.94 (8.93) 67–104 28–112 p = .001
Anxiety 12.90 (8.01) 0–31 0–36 p = .015
IS 2.17 (.58) 1.13–3.75 1–3 p = .34
Effortful control 68.11 (16.65) 33–103 19–152 p = .78
  1. Note: IS score is calculated as mean (see Barrett et al. [37] for detail)
  2. NA not applicable