Children with Diagnosed ADHD

Notes: 1 Significantly different from girls within the same age group (p < 0.05). 2 Significantly different from all children aged 6–11 (p < 0.05). 3 Significantly different from all children aged 12–17 (p < 0.05). 4 Significantly different from children of the same sex aged 6–11 (p < 0.05). 5 Significantly different from children of the same sex aged 12–17 (p < 0.05). Data are based on household interviews of a sample of the civilian noninstitutionalized U.S. population. ADHD is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Data Source: CDC/NCHS, National Health Interview Survey, 2011–2013.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/National Center for Health Statistics: Association Between Diagnosed ADHD and Selected Characteristics Among Children Aged 4–17 Years: United States, 2011–2013