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Table 1 Sample sizes, measures, and descriptive statistics for the current study and the general population studies

From: Autistic traits, systemising, empathising, and theory of mind in transgender and non-binary adults

  AQ SQ-Short EQ-Short EQ-10 Eyes Test
n Mean (SD) n Mean (SD) n Mean (SD) n Mean (SD) n Mean (SD)
Current study
 Transgender men 72 22.98 (9.02) 72 20.83 (9.45) 72 20.11 (10.90) 72 8.38 (5.21) 74 26.57 (4.80)
 Non-binary AFAB 98 26.55 (8.38) 97 21.28 (9.81) 97 19.50 (10.71) 97 8.33 (4.98) 104 26.73 (4.20)
 Transgender women 90 20.37 (7.76) 89 23.64 (10.01) 89 23.96 (9.54) 89 10.50 (4.80) 95 26.25 (3.58)
 Non-binary AMAB 48 22.00 (7.05) 47 22.85 (9.75) 47 23.21 (9.42) 47 10.30 (4.31) 50 26.95 (4.22)
Baron-Cohen et al. [34]
 Females 2562 17.1 (7.6)  
 Males 1344 20.3 (7.8)
Ruzich et al. [35]  
 Females 298,084 18.95 (8.52)
 Males 152,310 21.55 (8.82)
Wakabayashi et al. [31]
 Females 1038 15.4 (8.77) 1038 26.0 (8.27)
 Males 723 24.1 (9.55) 723 20.7 (8.46)
Greenberg et al. [32]
 Females 412,062 10.79 (4.84)
 Males 259,544 8.87 (4.75)
Warrier et al. [36]
 Females 44,574 27.85 (3.55)
 Males 43,482 27.08 (3.75)
  1. AFAB = individuals assigned female at birth; AMAB = individuals assigned male at birth. The variation in decimal places reported in the table reflects differing report styles across published studies