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  • Survey: 2019 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child and Family Health Measures
  • State/Region: Nationwide (quick edit)
  • Topic: Emotional and Mental Health
  • Question: Indicator 2.10: Mental, emotional, developmental or behavioral problems, 3-17 years
  • Sub Group: Age groups, 3-17 years

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Indicator 2.10: Does this child have a mental, emotional, developmental or behavioral (MEDB) problem, age 3-17 years?
Child has 1 or more reported MEDB problems, and/or qualifies on CSHCN Screener emotional, behavioralChild does not currently have mental, emotional, developmental, or behavioral problemsTotal %
3-5 years old%12.187.9100.0
C.I.10.4 - 14.185.9 - 89.6
Sample Count5884,117
Pop. Est.1,454,53810,533,427
6-11 years old%22.078.0100.0
C.I.20.4 - 23.776.3 - 79.6
Sample Count2,3676,662
Pop. Est.5,399,27719,152,781
12-17 years old%26.973.1100.0
C.I.25.2 - 28.671.4 - 74.8
Sample Count3,7068,524
Pop. Est.6,742,50918,362,551

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

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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. 2019 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 [].