Quiz: How Well Do You Know ADHD?

When it comes to attention deficit, there are myths and misinformation abound. Test your ADHD IQ here.

Question 2 of 15
Current Score:
Your Score

ADHD mainly affects children, especially boys.

You must complete the question in order to continue
  • True
  • False
A : True
A : False
ADHD is a non-discriminatory disorder, equally common in boys and girls, affecting people of every age, gender, IQ, race, and religious and socioeconomic background. In 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that the percentage of children in the United States who have ever been diagnosed with ADHD is now 9.5%. Among adults, the Harvard/NIMH National Comorbidity Survey Replication found 4.4% percent of adults, ages 18-44, in the United States experience ADHD symptoms.