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Health Status

Children’s health status was measured through parents’ reports of their children’s overall health status, as well as whether they currently have specific conditions, such as asthma, learning disabilities, and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. In addition, parents were asked about their concerns regarding their children’s development and behavior, whether their child was screened for such problems, and about the child’s social skills and ability to get along with others.

This section includes the following indicators: