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Table 1 Mean and standard deviation of all behavioural measures

From: Autistic traits and individual brain differences: functional network efficiency reflects attentional and social impairments, structural nodal efficiencies index systemising and theory-of-mind skills

Behavioural measures Female Male Total
AQ
 Mean − 18.92 − 19.56 − 19.24
SD 27.16 19.18 23.17
EQ
 Mean 45.75 39.39 42.57
SD 12.73 11.20 11.97
SQ
 Mean 64.92 74.56 69.74
SD 15.89 17.25 16.57
SSQ
 Mean 5.75 3.50 4.63
SD 2.45 1.50 1.98
SRS
 Mean 33.00 42.76 37.88
SD 12.88 25.67 19.27
RMET
 Mean 27.64 25.44 26.54
SD 4.95 4.68 4.81
COWA
 Mean 49.00 43.11 46.06
SD 14.21 7.94 11.08
AnNT
 Mean 18.00 16.50 17.25
SD 5.59 4.59 5.09
FC-EFT
 Mean 11410.41 (ms) 8815.5 (ms) 10112.95 (ms)
SD 5561.96 (ms) 5002.31 (ms) 5282.13 (ms)
ANT (alerting effect)
 Mean 48.25 (ms) 51.70 (ms) 49.97 (ms)
SD 34.53 (ms) 28.56 (ms) 31.54 (ms)
ANT (orienting effect)
 Mean 58.166 (ms) 48.05 (ms) 53.11 (ms)
SD 37.64 (ms) 20.97 (ms) 29.31 (ms)
ANT (conflict effect)
 Mean 116.33 (ms) 114.64 (ms) 115.49 (ms)
SD 38.56 (ms) 40.14 (ms) 39.35 (ms)
ANT (grand mean effect)
 Mean 656.33 (ms) 620.52 (ms) 638.43 (ms)
SD 60.32 (ms) 34.16 (ms) 47.24 (ms)
Second-order ToM
 Mean − 5.20 (s) − 0.063 (s) − 2.63 (s)
SD 4.95 (s) 10.61 (s) 7.78 (s)
Egocentric first-order ToM
 Mean 6.984 (s) 1.183 (s) 4.08 (s)
SD 14.01 (s) 18.65 (s) 16.33 (s)
Allocentric first-order ToM
 Mean 3.94 (s) 0.548 (s) 2.24 (s)
SD 5.160 (s) 11.477 (s) 8.31 (s)
WASI (verbal IQ)
 Mean 109.42 109.67 109.54
SD 9.89 7.90 8.90
WASI (performance IQ)
 Mean 102.00 109.17 105.58
SD 6.66 7.08 6.87
WASI (full-scale IQ)
 Mean 106.83 110.89 108.86
SD 7.52 7.54 7.53
  1. AQ Autism Spectrum Quotient, EQ empathy quotient, SQ systemizing quotient, SSQ Sensory Sensitivity Questionnaire, SRS Social Responsiveness Scale, RMET Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test, COWA Controlled Oral Word Association test, AnNT Animal Names Test, FC-EFT forced-choice version of the Embedded Figures Test, ANT Attention Network Task, WASI Wechsler Abbreviated Scale of Intelligence