Result of psychiatric covariation, second revision

Diagnosis distribution

Relative with diagnosis 79 / 658 (12%)
ADHD/ADD 130 / 658 (19%)
Asperger/PDD 293 / 658 (44%)
Low-functioning autism 13 / 658 (1%)
Other 143 / 658 (21%)

Gender distribution

Male 297 (45%)
Female 361 (54%)

Number of dogs

Count None One Two 3-4 5+
Relative with diagnosis 53 11 9 3 0
ADHD/ADD 65 24 7 5 4
Asperger/PDD 172 67 29 10 2
Low-functioning autism 8 3 0 1 0
Other 87 32 13 6 0
Alla 385 137 58 25 6

% 1+ 2+ 3+ 5+
Relative with diagnosis 30.3% 15.8% 3.9% 0.0%
ADHD/ADD 38.1% 15.2% 8.6% 3.8%
Asperger/PDD 38.6% 14.6% 4.3% 0.7%
Low-functioning autism 33.3% 8.3% 8.3% 0.0%
Other 37.0% 13.8% 4.3% 0.0%
All 37.0% 14.6% 5.1% 1.0%

Number of cats

Count None One Two 3-4 5+
Relative with diagnosis 47 10 13 3 3
ADHD/ADD 57 28 13 8 5
Asperger/PDD 149 53 35 23 17
Low-functioning autism 7 1 1 2 1
Other 68 31 20 15 6
Alla 328 123 82 51 32

% 1+ 2+ 3+ 5+
Relative with diagnosis 38.2% 25.0% 7.9% 3.9%
ADHD/ADD 48.6% 23.4% 11.7% 4.5%
Asperger/PDD 46.2% 27.1% 14.4% 6.1%
Low-functioning autism 41.7% 33.3% 25.0% 8.3%
Other 51.4% 29.3% 15.0% 4.3%
All 46.8% 26.8% 13.5% 5.2%

Number of other animals

Count None one Two 3-4 5+
Relative with diagnosis 51 12 1 4 1
ADHD/ADD 79 8 11 5 3
Asperger/PDD 198 30 11 10 19
Low-functioning autism 9 1 1 0 1
Other 101 10 4 7 8
Alla 438 61 28 26 32

% 1+ 2+ 3+ 5+
Relative with diagnosis 26.1% 8.7% 7.2% 1.4%
ADHD/ADD 25.5% 17.9% 7.5% 2.8%
Asperger/PDD 26.1% 14.9% 10.8% 7.1%
Low-functioning autism 25.0% 16.7% 8.3% 8.3%
Other 22.3% 14.6% 11.5% 6.2%
All 25.1% 14.7% 9.9% 5.5%

Opinions about animals

Count Allergic Don't like A little Moderate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 4 1 8 17 21 26
ADHD/ADD 4 0 5 30 17 71
Asperger/PDD 5 4 17 40 67 156
Low-functioning autism 0 2 2 1 3 3
Other 4 7 8 27 38 59
Alla 17 14 40 115 146 315

Favorite temperature

Count 0-4/32-40 5-9/41-49 10-14/50-58 15-19/59-67 20-24/68-76 25-29/77-85 30+/86+
Relative with diagnosis 3 1 8 10 36 13 1
ADHD/ADD 0 1 9 31 58 23 3
Asperger/PDD 11 9 32 91 99 33 6
Low-functioning autism 0 0 1 4 4 2 0
Other 3 1 7 29 68 23 2
Alla 17 12 57 165 265 94 12

% 10+/50+ 15+/59+ 20+/68+ 25+/77+ 30+/86+
Relative with diagnosis 94.4% 83.3% 69.4% 19.4% 1.4%
ADHD/ADD 99.2% 92.0% 67.2% 20.8% 2.4%
Asperger/PDD 92.9% 81.5% 49.1% 13.9% 2.1%
Low-functioning autism 100.0% 90.9% 54.5% 18.2% 0.0%
Other 97.0% 91.7% 69.9% 18.8% 1.5%
All 95.3% 86.2% 59.6% 17.0% 1.9%

Toes

Around 20% has second toe longer than big toe: (http://www.shoeworld.com/sw_consumer/facts_mandl.html)

Count Big toe longer Equal length Second toe longer
Relative with diagnosis 34 16 25
ADHD/ADD 54 13 60
Asperger/PDD 117 63 102
Low-functioning autism 4 3 4
Other 59 30 49
Alla 268 125 240

% Big toe longer Equal length Second toe longer
Relative with diagnosis 45.3% 21.3% 33.3%
ADHD/ADD 42.5% 10.2% 47.2%
Asperger/PDD 41.5% 22.3% 36.2%
Low-functioning autism 36.4% 27.3% 36.4%
Other 42.8% 21.7% 35.5%
All 42.3% 19.7% 37.9%

Fingers

Count Forefinger longer Equal length Ring finger longer
Relative with diagnosis 22 15 35
ADHD/ADD 43 21 61
Asperger/PDD 68 75 136
Low-functioning autism 2 2 7
Other 37 37 66
Alla 172 150 305

% Forefinger longer Equal length Ring finger longer
Relative with diagnosis 30.6% 20.8% 48.6%
ADHD/ADD 34.4% 16.8% 48.8%
Asperger/PDD 24.4% 26.9% 48.7%
Low-functioning autism 18.2% 18.2% 63.6%
Other 26.4% 26.4% 47.1%
All 27.4% 23.9% 48.6%

Dandruff

Count None A little Intermediate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 35 22 14 2 1
ADHD/ADD 59 38 23 3 4
Asperger/PDD 103 95 46 36 10
Low-functioning autism 2 4 4 1 0
Other 63 43 19 13 4
Alla 262 202 106 55 19

% A little+ Intermediate+ A lot+ Very much
Relative with diagnosis 52.7% 23.0% 4.1% 1.4%
ADHD/ADD 53.5% 23.6% 5.5% 3.1%
Asperger/PDD 64.5% 31.7% 15.9% 3.4%
Low-functioning autism 81.8% 45.5% 9.1% 0.0%
Other 55.6% 25.4% 12.0% 2.8%
All 59.3% 28.0% 11.5% 3.0%

Knock kneed

Count None A little Intermediate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 54 11 4 2 2
ADHD/ADD 88 21 3 6 3
Asperger/PDD 185 46 22 11 6
Low-functioning autism 4 5 0 0 0
Other 99 21 7 7 1
Alla 430 104 36 26 12

% A little+ Intermediate+ A lot+ Very much
Relative with diagnosis 26.0% 11.0% 5.5% 2.7%
ADHD/ADD 27.3% 9.9% 7.4% 2.5%
Asperger/PDD 31.5% 14.4% 6.3% 2.2%
Low-functioning autism 55.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other 26.7% 11.1% 5.9% 0.7%
All 29.3% 12.2% 6.2% 2.0%

Stooping

Count None A little Intermediate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 42 26 2 2 1
ADHD/ADD 78 25 8 6 2
Asperger/PDD 114 90 39 26 6
Low-functioning autism 4 3 1 1 0
Other 93 27 8 7 0
Alla 331 171 58 42 9

% A little+ Intermediate+ A lot+ Very much
Relative with diagnosis 42.5% 6.8% 4.1% 1.4%
ADHD/ADD 34.5% 13.4% 6.7% 1.7%
Asperger/PDD 58.5% 25.8% 11.6% 2.2%
Low-functioning autism 55.6% 22.2% 11.1% 0.0%
Other 31.1% 11.1% 5.2% 0.0%
All 45.8% 17.8% 8.3% 1.5%

Vision

Count Normal sight A little short-sighted A little short-sighted + astigmatism Very short-sighted Very short-sigthed + astigmatism A little long-sighted A little long-sigthed + astigmatism Very long-sigthed Very long-sigthed + astigmatism
Relative with diagnosis 22 5 17 8 11 6 4 2 2
ADHD/ADD 46 10 26 9 19 5 6 1 4
Asperger/PDD 73 44 42 42 41 15 17 6 6
Low-functioning autism 2 2 3 0 1 1 1 1 0
Other 32 21 20 14 24 12 11 3 2
Alla 175 82 108 73 96 39 39 13 14

% Normal vision A little short-sighted A little short-sighted + astigmatism Very short-sighted Very short-sigthed + astigmatism A little long-sighted A little long-sighted + astigmatism Very long-sighted Very long-sighted + astigmatism
Relative with diagnosis 28.6% 6.5% 22.1% 10.4% 14.3% 7.8% 5.2% 2.6% 2.6%
ADHD/ADD 36.5% 7.9% 20.6% 7.1% 15.1% 4.0% 4.8% 0.8% 3.2%
Asperger/PDD 25.5% 15.4% 14.7% 14.7% 14.3% 5.2% 5.9% 2.1% 2.1%
Low-functioning autism 18.2% 18.2% 27.3% 0.0% 9.1% 9.1% 9.1% 9.1% 0.0%
Other 23.0% 15.1% 14.4% 10.1% 17.3% 8.6% 7.9% 2.2% 1.4%
All 27.4% 12.8% 16.9% 11.4% 15.0% 6.1% 6.1% 2.0% 2.2%

Squinting

Count None A little Intermediate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 50 17 3 4 0
ADHD/ADD 65 41 8 5 3
Asperger/PDD 128 78 37 28 11
Low-functioning autism 7 1 1 1 1
Other 87 31 13 6 2
Alla 337 168 62 44 17

% A little+ Intermediate+ A lot+ Very much
Relative with diagnosis 32.4% 9.5% 5.4% 0.0%
ADHD/ADD 46.7% 13.1% 6.6% 2.5%
Asperger/PDD 54.6% 27.0% 13.8% 3.9%
Low-functioning autism 36.4% 27.3% 18.2% 9.1%
Other 37.4% 15.1% 5.8% 1.4%
All 46.3% 19.6% 9.7% 2.7%

Cold feet

Count None A little Intermediate A lot Very much
Relative with diagnosis 14 20 16 19 5
ADHD/ADD 20 38 11 36 13
Asperger/PDD 75 67 46 56 37
Low-functioning autism 1 3 3 4 0
Other 39 37 30 24 9
Alla 149 165 106 139 64

% A little+ Intermediate+ A lot+ Very much
Relative with diagnosis 81.1% 54.1% 32.4% 6.8%
ADHD/ADD 83.1% 50.8% 41.5% 11.0%
Asperger/PDD 73.3% 49.5% 33.1% 13.2%
Low-functioning autism 90.9% 63.6% 36.4% 0.0%
Other 71.9% 45.3% 23.7% 6.5%
All 76.1% 49.6% 32.6% 10.3%

Depression

SAD (winterdepression) has a 3% prevalence in Canada. (http://www.cma.ca/cmaj/cmaj_today/2000/11_21.htm)

Count Seldom or never Mostly in winter Both summer and winter Mostly in summer
Relative with diagnosis 35 23 17 2
ADHD/ADD 28 48 43 8
Asperger/PDD 55 94 119 17
Low-functioning autism 0 6 4 1
Other 34 43 58 4
Alla 152 214 241 32

% Seldom or never Mostly in winter Both summer and winter Mostly in summer
Relative with diagnosis 45.5% 29.9% 22.1% 2.6%
ADHD/ADD 22.0% 37.8% 33.9% 6.3%
Asperger/PDD 19.3% 33.0% 41.8% 6.0%
Low-functioning autism 0.0% 54.5% 36.4% 9.1%
Other 24.5% 30.9% 41.7% 2.9%
All 23.8% 33.5% 37.7% 5.0%

Diabetes

Count None Since childhood As an adult Low blood-sugar
Relative with diagnosis 64 2 2 7
ADHD/ADD 100 0 2 23
Asperger/PDD 242 1 10 29
Low-functioning autism 10 0 0 1
Other 125 0 6 8
Alla 541 3 20 68

% Since childhood As an adult Low blood-sugar
Relative with diagnosis 2.7% 2.7% 9.3%
ADHD/ADD 0.0% 1.6% 18.4%
Asperger/PDD 0.4% 3.5% 10.3%
Low-functioning autism 0.0% 0.0% 9.1%
Other 0.0% 4.3% 5.8%
All 0.5% 3.2% 10.8%