Major depressive episode in the past year among U.S. youth 2017, by age

Percentage of U.S. youth aged 12 to 17 years with a major depressive episode in the past year as of 2017, by age

by John Elflein, last edited Sep 18, 2018
Major depressive episode in the past year among U.S. youth 2017, by age This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. youth aged 12 to 17 years with a major depressive episode in the past year in 2017, by age. At that time, it was surveyed that approximately 11.8 percent of 14 year olds experienced a major depressive episode in the past year.
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Percentage of U.S. youth aged 12 to 17 years with a major depressive episode in the past year as of 2017, by age

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AgePercentage of respondents
12 years4.8%
13 years8.8%
14 years11.8%
15 years17.2%
16 years16.9%
17 years18.5%
Total13.3%
AgePercentage of respondents
12 years4.8%
13 years8.8%
14 years11.8%
15 years17.2%
16 years16.9%
17 years18.5%
Total13.3%
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by John Elflein, last edited Sep 18, 2018
This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. youth aged 12 to 17 years with a major depressive episode in the past year in 2017, by age. At that time, it was surveyed that approximately 11.8 percent of 14 year olds experienced a major depressive episode in the past year.
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