Percentage of U.S. college students that had been diagnosed with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) as of fall 2018
U.S. college students that had been diagnosed with ADHD as of fall 2018
This statistic presents the percentage of college students in the U.S. who had been diagnosed with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) within the past 12 months as of fall 2018. According to the data, two percent of students had been diagnosed with ADHD but not treated.
Percentage of U.S. college students that had been diagnosed with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) as of fall 2018
Percentage of respondents
No93.3%
Yes, diagnosed not treated2%
Yes, treated with medication3.4%
Yes, treated with psychotheraphy0.2%
Yes, treated with meds + psychotherapy0.9%
Yes, other treatment0.2%
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Source

Release date

January 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

Fall 2018

Number of respondents

26,181 students

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

40 schools

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Within the last 12 months, have you been diagnosed or treated by a professional for any of the following...? (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder)"

U.S. college students that had been diagnosed with ADHD as of fall 2018
This statistic presents the percentage of college students in the U.S. who had been diagnosed with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) within the past 12 months as of fall 2018. According to the data, two percent of students had been diagnosed with ADHD but not treated.
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