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State-based Prevalence Data of Parent Reported ADHD Medication Treatment

The data on this page are from the study:
“Trends in the Parent-Report of Health Care Provider-Diagnosed and Medicated ADHD: United States, 2003—2011.”
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Learn more about the data source: National Survey of Children’s Health

Percent of Youth Aged 4-17 Years Currently Taking Medication for ADHD by State: National Survey of Children's Health

2011

U.S. Map, ADHD, Overall Medicated, 2011

2007

U.S. Map, ADHD, Overall Medicated, 2007
Medicated
State 2007 2011 State 2007 2011
Alabama 7.2 8.3 Montana 3.7 6.0
Alaska 2.4 3.5 Nebraska 4.3 7.0
Arkansas 7.5 9.9 Nevada 1.2 2.0
Arizona 3.5 5.6 New Hampshire 5.3 6.5
California 2.3 3.3 New Jersey 3.6 3.5
Colorado 3.8 3.6 New Mexico 2.9 4.1
Connecticut 3.6 5.1 New York 3.9 5.2
Delaware 7.3 8.0 North Carolina 9.4 9.4
District of Columbia 3.2 4.2 North Dakota 5.1 6.8
Florida 6.2 6.0 Ohio 5.7 7.7
Georgia 5.2 6.1 Oklahoma 5.8 6.9
Hawaii 2.5 3.2 Oregon 4.5 4.6
Idaho 4.2 4.2 Pennsylvania 5.6 6.2
Illinois 3.5 4.1 Rhode Island 7.1 6.3
Indiana 6.8 9.9 South Carolina 6.9 7.3
Iowa 5.9 9.2 South Dakota 4.5 5.4
Kansas 5.5 7.3 Tennessee 6.2 8.5
Kentucky 7.1 10.1 Texas 3.4 6.9
Louisiana 8.3 10.4 Utah 3.1 3.5
Maine 4.6 6.6 Vermont 4.2 6.6
Maryland 6.1 5.8 Virginia 4.8 6.6
Massachusetts 5.7 6.5 Washington 4.1 5.0
Michigan 5.1 8.3 West Virginia 7.8 7.3
Minnesota 4.6 6.5 Wisconsin 5.8 8.1
Mississippi 5.8 7.5 Wyoming 4.5 5.4
Missouri 6.7 6.4 US 4.8 6.1

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Percent of Youth Aged 4-17 Currently with ADHD Receiving Medication Treatment by State: National Survey of Children's Health

2011

U.S. Map, ADHD, Diagnosed and Medicated, 2011

2007

U.S. Map, ADHD, Diagnosed and Medicated, 2007
Diagnosed & Medicated
State 2007 2011 State 2007 2011
Alabama 74.8 78.3 Montana 59.5 65.8
Alaska 40.7 58.6 Nebraska 66.9 86.2
Arkansas 69.2 68.2 Nevada 33.3 47.0
Arizona 60.3 67.9 New Hampshire 74.3 64.3
California 49.1 55.8 New Jersey 52.9 64.5
Colorado 73.0 64.1 New Mexico 67.2 65.7
Connecticut 65.5 67.3 New York 52.4 67.3
Delaware 66.8 70.1 North Carolina 74.4 81.0
District of Columbia 56.4 53.2 North Dakota 68.3 76.1
Florida 69.1 70.1 Ohio 61.1 66.8
Georgia 76.1 65.1 Oklahoma 69.2 69.2
Hawaii 56.6 53.1 Oregon 66.4 58.5
Idaho 63.1 62.0 Pennsylvania 70.3 66.6
Illinois 74.5 56.5 Rhode Island 75.8 56.7
Indiana 73.2 76.8 South Carolina 73.0 62.0
Iowa 78.2 80.1 South Dakota 67.5 73.8
Kansas 73.0 77.7 Tennessee 71.8 76.8
Kentucky 70.4 68.0 Texas 71.9 76.5
Louisiana 70.7 78.7 Utah 65.2 60.3
Maine 63.9 65.2 Vermont 53.2 70.3
Maryland 66.5 65.7 Virginia 58.6 71.9
Massachusetts 71.8 67.6 Washington 61.3 62.8
Michigan 62.5 73.9 West Virginia 70.0 73.6
Minnesota 71.1 66.9 Wisconsin 76.4 77.6
Mississippi 79.0 68.7 Wyoming 67.9 75.0
Missouri 78.3 76.6 US 66.3 69.0

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