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Table 1 Descriptive information of children and youth with cerebral palsy (n = 83)

From: Functioning of young patients with cerebral palsy: Rasch analysis of the pediatric evaluation of disability inventory computer adaptive test daily activity and mobility

Children/youth Age (years)a   11.6 (2.9)
  Sexb F 39 (47.0%)
   M 44 (53.0%)
Family socioeconomic informationbc Socioeconomic classification A 2 (2.4%)
   B 22 (26.5%)
   C 46 (55.4%)
   D 12 (14.5%)
GMFCSbc   I 31 (37.3%)
   II 22 (26.5%)
   III 5 (6.0%)
   IV 15 (18.1%)
   V 6 (7.2%)
MACSbc   I 18 (21.7%)
   II 27 (32.5%)
   III 20 (24.1%)
   IV 6 (7.2%)
   V 3 (3.6%)
  1. F female, M male; Brazilian socioeconomic classification, where A highest socioeconomic level, D lowest socioeconomic level, GMFCS gross motor function classification system and MACS manual ability classification system, where I and II mild levels, III moderate level, IV and V severe levels
  2. aMean (standard deviation)
  3. bCount (percent)
  4. cNumbers do not add up to N = 83 due to missing data