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Table 1 Types of savant skills reported by the autistic-savant group, some participants reported having multiple savant skills

From: Savant syndrome has a distinct psychological profile in autism

Skill types Number of cases
Math 16
Calendar calculation 3
Musical instrument playing 6
Music reproduction 9
Absolute pitch 12
Art 16
Memory 26
Mechanical (building) 8
Fluency for different languages 12
Other 25