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  • Survey: 2022 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child and Family Health Measures
  • State/Region: Nationwide (quick edit)
  • Topic: Community and School Activities
  • Question: Indicator 5.9: Adult mentor, age 6-17 years
  • Sub Group: Highest level of education of adult in the household

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Indicator 5.9: Other than you or other adults in your home, is there at least one other adult in this child’s school, neighborhood, or community who knows this child well and who they can rely on for advice or guidance, age 6-17 years?
YesNoTotal %
Less than high school education%68.331.7100.0
C.I.62.6 - 73.526.5 - 37.4
Sample Count703268
Pop. Est.3,006,3001,394,597
High school or GED%81.218.8100.0
C.I.78.7 - 83.516.5 - 21.3
Sample Count3,880629
Pop. Est.7,337,4211,699,953
Some college or technical school%86.613.4100.0
C.I.84.8 - 88.311.7 - 15.2
Sample Count6,534779
Pop. Est.8,656,3651,338,178
College degree or higher%91.28.8100.0
C.I.90.4 - 91.98.1 - 9.6
Sample Count18,7981,539
Pop. Est.22,898,7992,206,091

C.I. = 95% Confidence Interval.
Percentages and population estimates (Pop.Est.) are weighted to represent child population in US.

DATA ALERT: The majority of measures have missing values for less than 2% (unweighted) of cases. This measure has missing values for >=2% of cases in the overall collected sample. To learn about the impact of the missing values on the population count estimates click here.

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Data Source: National Survey of Children’s Health, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau.

Citation: Child and Adolescent Health Measurement Initiative. 2022 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) data query. Data Resource Center for Child and Adolescent Health supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). Retrieved [mm/dd/yy] from [].