Means, and standard deviations (SD) by gender for each SCAS scale

(Muris et al., 2001a)

 

SCAS

Total group
(N=968)

Boys
(n=496)

Girls
(n=472)

Total score

14.3(10.5)

11.6(9.0)

17.1(11.2)a

Generalised anxiety disorder

3.9(2.4)

3.3(2.2)

4.4(2.5)a

Separation anxiety disorder

1.5(1.6)

1.1(1.4)

1.8(1.7)a

Social phobia

2.9(2.3)

2.5(2.1)

3.4(2.4)a

Panic disorder and agoraphobia

1.8(2.6)

1.3(2.1)

2.3(2.9)a

Obsessive–compulsive disorder

2.3(2.4)

2.1(2.3)

2.4(2.5)

Fears of physical injury

2.0(2.1)

1.3(1.6)

2.8(2.2)

aSignificant gender difference at P<0.005.

Adapted with permission from: Muris, P., Merckelbach, H., Schmidt, H., Gadet, B., & Bogie, N. (2001a).

Anxiety and depression as correlates of self-reported behavioural inhibition in normal adolescents.

Behaviour Research and Therapy, 39(9), 1051-1061.