Other symptoms or behaviors to look for with Agitation
When parents mention Agitation they also mention these other symptoms:
|Symptom||Frequency||Number of mentions|
|Angry behavior||Often||2 mentions|
|Being irritable||Often||1 mention|
|Difficulty learning||Often||1 mention|
|Difficulty with schoolwork||Often||1 mention|
|Fatigue, tiredness, or lethargy||Often||1 mention|
|Generally upset||Often||1 mention|
|Low grades in school||Often||1 mention|
Characteristics of Agitation
How common is Agitation?
Across kids of all ages represented on Sleuth, 28.31% of parents surveyed by Sleuth say their kids have Agitation.
Percentage of kids with Agitation by year of age
This is based on a survey of 537 children on Sleuth. The plot shows the percentage of parents who rated their child’s Agitation “Moderate”, “Severe”, or “Very Severe” among kids in different age groups.
|Outcome||Percent of Children||Total Mentions|
|A Few / Several Times|
|Severity||Percent of Children||Total Mentions|
|Not at All|