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Research Article

A New Tool to Explore Children’s Social Competencies: The Preschool Competition Questionnaire

Table 4

Comparison of average scores for boys () and girls ()1 on PCQ and SCBE scales.

BoysGirls
(SD) (SD)

PCQ
 Other-referenced competition2.60 (0.86)
2.54 (0.84)
1.04.297
 Task-oriented competition3.57 (0.77)3.74 (0.71)−3.32.001
 Maintenance of dominance hierarchy4.23 (1.10)4.16 (1.07)0.99.325
SCBE
 Social competence 3.95 (0.75)4.24 (0.76)−5.37.000
 Anxiety/withdrawal2.17 (0.75)2.16 (0.76)0.24.813
 Aggressiveness/irritability2.49 (0.93)2.32 (0.81)2.69.007

1For subjects with missing values, scores were weighted according to the number of missing items.