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Table 4 Type of anxiety in high- and low-absent anxious students

From: Anxiety as a risk factor for school absenteeism: what differentiates anxious school attenders from non-attenders?

Variable High absence Low absence t Value ( df) Significance Whole sample a
  high anxiety high anxiety    (N= 865)
  (N= 21) (N= 73)    
Social anxiety 9.24 (3.53) 7.59 (2.96) 2.15 (92) 0.034 3.32 (3.05)
Panic/somatic syndrome 12.05 (7.44) 9.14 (5.06) 2.075 (92) 0.041 2.68 (3.65)
Generalized anxiety 11.19 (3.80) 10.58 (3.14) 0.754 (92) 0.453 3.57 (3.79)
Separation anxiety 4.29 (3.05) 4.58 (2.58) −0.446 (91) 0.657 1.20 (1.91)
  1. aThe whole sample is included for comparison.