Skip to main content

Table 2 Aggregated statistics on age, facial expressiveness, emotion congruency, and social responsiveness survey (SRS-2) scores for the two NT clusters

From: Identifying and describing subtypes of spontaneous empathic facial expression production in autistic adults

Variable NT: cluster 1 (n = 39) NT: cluster 2 (n = 18) δ (95% CI) p value
Median SD Median SD
Age (years) 29.63 7.68 32.42 13.12 0.099 (−0.281, 0.453) 0.615
Expressiveness/engagement 2.79 3.69 25.95 12.61 0.94 (0.826, 0.98) 0
Average congruence 99.72 1.64 96.62 6.16 −0.625 (−0.817, −0.308) 0
SRS-2 (T-scores)
 Social awareness 44.00 7.86 44.00 7.59 −0.038 (−0.349, 0.281) 0.822
 Social cognition 44.00 7.76 44.00 6.26 0.066 (−0.245, 0.364) 0.68
 Social communication 45.00 8.01 44.00 7.00 −0.096 (−0.402, 0.229) 0.565
 Social motivation 51.00 9.13 52.00 8.64 0.093 (−0.221, 0.39) 0.563
 Restricted interests and repetitive behavior 45.00 6.04 47.00 9.93 0.189 (−0.152, 0.49) 0.268
  1. p values in bold indicate statistically significant differences between the clusters