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Table 4 The number of children with behavioral problems

From: Paternal childcare in early childhood and problematic behavior in children: a population-based prospective study in Japan

  Total
n = 27,870
Boy
n = 14,429
Girl
n = 13,441
p value*
mean or No. SE or % mean or No. SE or % mean or No. SE or %
Number of behavioral problem 1.0 0.01 1.2 0.01 0.8 0.01 <  0.001
Any of behavioral problems 13,995 50.2 7980 55.3 6015 44.8 <  0.001
Unable to listen without fidgeting 4751 17.0 3131 21.7 1620 12.1 <  0.001
Unable to focus on a specific task 3463 12.4 1833 12.7 1630 12.1 0.15
Unable to be patient 6656 23.9 3930 27.2 2726 20.3 <  0.001
Unable to express emotions appropriately 6375 22.9 3672 25.4 2703 20.1 <  0.001
Unable to behave in a group situation 1656 5.9 1086 7.5 570 4.2 <  0.001
Unable to keep promises 5270 18.9 3117 21.6 2153 16.0 <  0.001
  1. SE Standard error, * t-test or Chi-square test