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Table 1 Distribution of CP-subtype according to SCPE, GMFCS level and sex in the two study populations

From: Prevalence of hip dislocation among children with cerebral palsy in regions with and without a surveillance programme: a cross sectional study in Sweden and Norway

   Norway   Sweden   
   n (%) n (%)  
   119 (100%) 136 (100%) p-value
CP -subtype       0.002
  Unclassified 4 (3.4) 11 (8.1)  
  Unilateral 2 (1.7) 2 (1.5)  
  Bilateral 86 (72.3) 65 (47.8)  
  Dyskinetic 24 (20.2) 48 (35.3)  
  Ataxic 3 (2.5) 10 7.4  
GMFCS       0.74
  Level III 28 (23.5) 36 (26.5)  
  Level IV 54 (45.4) 55 (40.4)  
  Level V 37 (31.1) 45 (33.1)  
Sex       0.42
  Boys 73 (61.3) 74 (54.4)  
  Girls 46 (38.7) 62 (45.6)  
  1. GMFCS, Gross Motor Function Classification System.