Sex differences on the WAIS-IV in Taiwan and the United States

Hsin Yi Chen, Richard Lynn

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Abstract

Sex differences are reported in the standardization samples of the WAIS-IV in Taiwan and the United States. In Taiwan, men obtained a significantly higher Full Scale IQ than women by 5.25 IQ points while in the United States men obtained a significantly higher Full Scale IQ than women by 2.25 IQ points. There were no consistent sex differences in variability in the Taiwan sample.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)121-126
Number of pages6
JournalMankind Quarterly
Volume59
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2018 Jan 1

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Keywords

  • Intelligence
  • Sex differences
  • Taiwan
  • Variability
  • WAIS-IV

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  • Anthropology
  • Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

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Sex differences on the WAIS-IV in Taiwan and the United States. / Chen, Hsin Yi; Lynn, Richard.

In: Mankind Quarterly, Vol. 59, No. 1, 01.01.2018, p. 121-126.

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Chen, Hsin Yi ; Lynn, Richard. / Sex differences on the WAIS-IV in Taiwan and the United States. In: Mankind Quarterly. 2018 ; Vol. 59, No. 1. pp. 121-126.
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