Table 1

Age at diagnosis and gender, overall and by nation of residence for the incidence sample of 379, and for the full cohort of 516 children.

AllEnglandScotlandNorthern IrelandWales
Full cohort
Number516365832246
Gender
 Male325 (63%)222 (61%)61 (73%)*27 (59%)
 Female191 (37%)143 (39%)22 (27%)*19 (41%)
Age at onset (years)
 Mean (SD)8.6 (2.7)8.5 (2.7)8.4 (2.8)9.7 (2.8)9.3 (3.2)
 Min, Max2, 182, 163, 143, 154, 18
Incidence sample
Number379304381126
Gender
 Male232 (61%)180 (59%)28 (74%)*15 (58%)
 Female147 (39%)124 (41%)10 (26%)*11 (42%)
Age at onset (years)
 Mean (SD)9.0 (2.5)8.9 (2.4)9.1 (2.7)10.3 (2.4)9.6 (2.9)
 Min, Max4, 164, 165, 147, 155, 16
  • Data are n, n (%), mean (SD) or min, max, where n is the number of children with Rolandic epilepsy (overall, and by nation).

  • *Not presented due to disclosure of small numbers.