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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Demographic and other characteristics of adolescent group and adult group

Characteristics Adolescent group (n=14) Adult group (n=17) t, χ2 or U p
Male§ 5 (35.71) 10 (58.82) 1.642ǁ 0.200
Age (yr) 14.25±0.86 23.82±2.51 238.000* * <0.001
IQ 101.86±7.30 98.82±6.67 80.500* * 0.128
EQ 38.79±11.23 43.53±9.64 -1.266 0.216
RSES 36.64±3.95 39.12±5.28 -1.450 0.158
IRI-total 68.50±6.81 74.35±8.60 -2.067 0.048*
IRI-PT 16.93±3.15 20.47±2.81 -3.309 0.003†
IRI-FS 18.14±2.88 18.35±4.44 -0.152 0.880
IRI-EC 17.36±2.68 19.47±2.83 -2.119 0.043*
IRI-PD 16.07±3.45 16.06±4.51 0.009 0.993

Data are presented as n (%) or mean±standard deviation. *p<0.05, p<0.01, p<0.001, §comparison by chi-square test, ǁ χ2, comparison by Mann-Whitney U test, **Mann-Whitney’s U. IQ: intelligence quotient, EQ: empathy quotient, RSES: Rosenberg’s Self-Esteem Scale, IRI: Interpersonal Reactivity Index, IRI-total: total score of the IRI, IRI-PT: perspective-taking subscale of the IRI, IRI-FS: fantasy subscale of the IRI, IRI-EC: emotional concern subscale of the IRI, IRI-PD: personal distress subscale of the IRI

J Korean Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 2020;31:121-30 https://doi.org/10.5765/jkacap.200020
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