Autism Research and Treatment / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Awareness of Autism in Primary School Teachers

Table 2

Table comparing correct responses among private and nonprivate teachers.

Total no. of questions
(total no. of responses)
Total no. of correct responses (%)Average no. of correct responses per subject
(mean ± SD)
Median no. of correct responses Value

Comparison of knowledge
Private13 (1105)496 (44.9%)5.84 ± 2.7560.058
Non-Private13 (1105)563 (51%)6.62 ± 2.637
Total13  (2210)1059  (47.9%)6.23  ±  2.716.5

Comparison of perception
Private3 (255)86 (33.7%)1.01 ± 0.76410.058
Non-Private3 (255)107 (42%)1.26 ± 0.9151
Total6  (510)193  (37.8%)1.14  ±  0.8491

Comparison of knowledge and perception combined
Private16 (1360)582 (42.8%)6.85 ± 2.8970.029
Non-Private16 (1360)670 (49.3%)7.88 ± 3.238
Total16  (2720)1252  (46%)7.36  ±  3.107