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Table 2 Association between opinions of healthcare workers on explanation of the etiology of childhood autism and sociodemographic variables of the healthcare workers

From: Etiological explanation, treatability and preventability of childhood autism: a survey of Nigerian healthcare workers' opinion

Sociodemographic variables Level of association (p value)
Age groups (years) 0.808
Gender 0.353
Marital status 0.732
Area of specialty 0.320
Working experience (years) 0.219
Geographical region 0.679
Previous involvement with management of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) 0.399
Mean score on KCAHW questionnaire 0.014a
  1. aSignificant association.
  2. KCAHW, knowledge about childhood autism among health workers.