Co-occurring medical conditions in children with autism
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Age group: Under 6 Years
Co-occuring condition Eczema Pica Feeding difficulties Constipation Disruptive behavior Anxiety Sleep Seizure condition Hypotonia ADHD* Developmental delay Speech
Speech Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 9.74%
Expected: 7.9%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 8.09%
Expected: 6.75%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 1.89%
Expected: 1.51%
Less than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 1.04%
Expected: 1.48%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 16.46%
Expected: 14.18%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 7.28%
Expected: 6.38%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 18.54%
Expected: 13.97%
Developmental delay Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p < 0.01
Observed: 1.28%
Expected: 0.92%
More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p < 0.01
Observed: 4.78%
Expected: 4.14%
More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 3.83%
Expected: 3.35%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 1.42%
Expected: 1.09%
Less than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p < 0.01
Observed: 0.28%
Expected: 0.79%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 7.99%
Expected: 6.74%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
ADHD* Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 0.57%
Expected: 0.24%
More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 2.41%
Expected: 2.04%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Hypotonia Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 0.57%
Expected: 0.36%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Seizure disorder Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 1.04%
Expected: 0.76%
Sleep Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 7%
Expected: 4.75%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 6.24%
Expected: 3.85%
More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p < 0.01
Observed: 1.04%
Expected: 0.76%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Anxiety More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 0.38%
Expected: 0.21%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p < 0.01
Observed: 0.71%
Expected: 0.4%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Disruptive behavior Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Constipation Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 4.16%
Expected: 2.16%
Feeding difficulties Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Pica Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Eczema
Age group: 6 Years and Older
Co-occuring condition Eczema Pica Feeding difficulties Constipation Disruptive behavior Anxiety Sleep Seizure condition Hypotonia ADHD* Developmental delay Speech
Speech More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 2.7%
Expected: 1.76%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 1.23%
Expected: 0.53%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 4.42%
Expected: 3.49%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 6.39%
Expected: 5.28%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 3.11%
Expected: 2.21%
Less than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 3.85%
Expected: 4.58%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 10.89%
Expected: 8.52%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 5.16%
Expected: 3.46%
More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 10.65%
Expected: 8.94%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 8.68%
Expected: 4.8%
Developmental delay Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 2.05%
Expected: 1.61%
More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 2.7%
Expected: 2.3%
More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 1.72%
Expected: 1.21%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 2.54%
Expected: 1.56%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
ADHD* Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 11.22%
Expected: 8.63%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Hypotonia Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 0.49%
Expected: 0.17%
More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 2.05%
Expected: 1.19%
More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 2.62%
Expected: 1.8%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 0.66%
Expected: 0.32%
Seizure disorder Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Sleep More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 2.62%
Expected: 1.68%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 6.06%
Expected: 4.6%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 5.65%
Expected: 4.39%
Anxiety Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Less than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 2.05%
Expected: 2.68%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Disruptive behavior Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, 0.0001 ≤ p <0.01
Observed: 0.41%
Expected: 0.13%
Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Constipation Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 More than expected, p < 0.001
Observed: 3.03%
Expected: 1.86%
Feeding difficulties Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05 Results as expected, p ≥ 0.05
Pica More than expected, 0.01 ≤ p < 0.05
Observed: 0.33%
Expected: 0.11%
Eczema

* Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder