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Each score is a percentile comparing your child to other kids their age.
Separation anxiety is a common topic in parents’ descriptions of one condition: Anxiety.
Other symptoms or behaviors to look for with Separation anxiety
When parents mention Separation anxiety they also mention these other symptoms:
|Symptom||Frequency||Number of mentions|
|Frequent crying||Often||4 mentions|
|Unusual fears or phobias||Often||2 mentions|
|Angry behavior||Sometimes||1 mention|
|Anxiety in social situations||Sometimes||1 mention|
|Easily upset||Sometimes||1 mention|
|Fear of being alone||Sometimes||1 mention|
|Feeling helpless or overwhelmed||Sometimes||1 mention|
|Hard or heavy breathing||Sometimes||1 mention|
Characteristics of Separation anxiety
How common is Separation anxiety?
Across kids of all ages represented on Sleuth, 30.2% of parents surveyed by Sleuth say their kids have Separation anxiety.
Percentage of kids with Separation anxiety by year of age
This is based on a survey of 510 children on Sleuth. The plot shows the percentage of parents who rated their child’s Separation anxiety “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|