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Table 2 Means, Standard Deviations, and the Ranges in Scores for Attachment-Based Measures by the Child’s Sex and Age

From: Attachment to mothers and fathers during middle childhood: an evidence from Polish sample

SexAgeNAvoidant CopingPreoccupied CopingSecurity
MotherFatherMotherFatherMotherFather
M (SD)RangeM (SD)RangeM (SD)RangeM (SD)RangeM (SD)RangeM (SD)Range
Boys8120.15 (0.20)0.00–0.500.13 (0.11)0.00–0.301.01 (0.50)0.20–1.800.92 (0.59)0.30–2.003.25 (0.47)2.27–4.003.25 (0.2702.80–3.67
9150.13 (0.13)0.00–0.400.13 (0.19)0.00–0.600.89 (0.50)0.10–1.800.93 (0.59)0.30–1.903.20 (0.39)2.40–3.733.27 (0.40)2.27–4.00
10130.25 (0.21)0.00–0.600.16 (0.28)0.00–0.900.90 (0.64)0.00–2.000.92 (0.67)0.20–2.003.18 (0.38)2.47–3.873.32 (0.42)2.40–3.80
11160.25 (0.21)0.00–0.700.29 (0.23)0.00–0.800.67 (0.47)0.00–1.600.51 (0.40)0.00–1.203.20 (0.47)2.07–3.732.95 (0.42)2.07–4.00
12110.53 (0.32)0.00–1.100.33 (0.29)0.00–0.800.40 (0.22)0.10–0.900.39 (0.28)0.00–1.003.07 (0.38)2.00–3.533.18 (0.25)2.80–3.67
Girls8140.14 (0.11)0.00–0.300.17 (0.26)0.00–0.800.98 (0.46)0.00–1.800.91 (0.50)0.20–1.803.16 (0.29)2.67–3.673.17 (0.38)2.40–3.73
9140.20 (0.25)0.00–0.800.14 (0.22)0.00–0.800.81 (0.43)0.20–1.800.73 (0.53)0.20–1.803.23 (0.51)1.93–4.003.15 (0.34)2.73–3.80
10120.09 (0.22)0.00–0.700.18 (0.29)0.00–0.901.01 (0.49)0.20–2.001.06 (0.62)0.00–2.003.27 (0.48)2.33–4.003.14 (0.79)1.53–4.00
11110.19 (0.30)0.00–0.900.21 (0.21)0.00–0.600.65 (0.38)0.20–1.500.62 (0.30)0.10–1.103.20 (0.44)2.27–4.003.10 (0.38)2.73–4.00
12140.26 (0.30)0.00–1.100.28 (0.26)0.00–0.700.43 (0.25)0.00–0.900.41 (0.38)0.00–1.103.17 (0.55)2.40–3.733.41 (0.42)2.53–3.67
Boys 670.24 (0.23)0.00–1.000.21 (0.23)0.00–0.900.77 (0.51)0.00–2.000.74 (0.56)0.00–2.003.19 (0.42)2.07–4.003.18 (0.38)2.07–4.00
Girls 650.18 (0.24)0.00–1.100.20 (0.24)0.00–0.900.79 (0.47)0.00–2.000.74 (0.52)0.00–2.003.24 (0.47)1.93–4.003.19 (0.48)1.53–4.00
Total 1320.21 (0.24)0.00–1.100.20 (0.24)0.00–0.900.78 (0.49)0.00–2.000.74 (0.54)0.00–2.003.21 (0.44)1.93–4.003.19 (0.43)1.53–4.00