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Table 1 Characteristics of the study sample

From: Pain in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy – a cross-sectional register study of 3545 individuals

CharacteristicsBoys n(%)Girls n(%)Total n(%)
Age, years4–5247 (12.0)164 (11.1)411 (11.6)
6–7314 (15.2)230 (15.5)544 (15.3)
8–9297 (14.4)214 (14.5)511 (14.4)
10–11320 (15.5)206 (13.9)526 (14.8)
12–13292 (14.1)189 (12.8)481 (13.6)
14–15266 (12.9)191 (12.9)457 (12.9)
16–17221 (10.7)197 (13.3)418 (11.8)
18108 (5.2)89 (6.0)197 (5.6)
Total206514803545
GMFCS-levelaI931 (45.1)650 (43.9)1581 (44.6)
II305 (14.8)241 (16.3)546 (15.4)
III200 (9.7)129 (8.7)329 (9.3)
IV291 (14.1)226 (15.3)517 (14.6)
V338 (16.4)234 (15.8)572 (16.1)
Total206514803545
Proxy or self-reportProxy1006 (50.4)689 (47.8)1695 (49.3)
Self992 (49.6)752 (52.2)1774 (50.7)
Total199814413439
  1. a GMFCS Gross Motor Function Classification System