Notes: Among children 5–17 years of age.
Based on responses to the question, “Has a doctor or health professional ever told you that (child) had attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD)?”
Estimates are based on household interviews of a sample of the civilian noninstitutionalized U.S. population and are derived from the National Health Interview Survey’s Sample Child component.
Data Source: National Center for Health Statistics, CDC. National Health Interview Survey.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Percentage of Children and Adolescents Aged 5–17 Years with Diagnosed Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), by Race and Hispanic Ethnicity — National Health Interview Survey, United States, 1997–2014