Adverse Childhood Experiences – Supplemental Data Tables

Children Who Have Had Adverse Childhood Experiences, by Location and Number of Experiences, 2011–2012
Location Number of Experiences (of 9) Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban 0 31,205,200 53.3 0.42%
1 14,829,263 25.3 0.38%
2 or More 12,494,395 21.3 0.35%
Large Rural 0 2,923,096 45.2 1.05%
1 1,768,167 27.4 1.00%
2 or More 1,770,590 27.4 0.92%
Small Rural 0 2,986,443 46.9 0.99%
1 1,535,181 24.1 0.80%
2 or More 1,839,359 28.9 0.97%
Children Who Have Had Adverse Childhood Experiences, by Location and Age, 2011–2012
Location Age in Years Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban 0–5 6,798,122 35.4 0.72%
6–11 9,460,255 49.0 0.74%
12–17 11,065,280 55.3 0.72%
Large Rural 0–5 943,076 44.8 1.99%
6–11 1,199,590 56.5 1.81%
12–17 1,396,090 62.5 1.65%
Small Rural 0–5 821,681 41.2 1.68%
6–11 1,179,669 55.4 1.78%
12–17 1,373,190 61.5 1.62%
Children Who Have Had Adverse Childhood Experiences, by Location and Poverty Level, 2011–2012
Location Poverty Level Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Federal Poverty Level (FPL) is based on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services poverty guidelines. Poverty was $23,050 for a family of 4 in 2012.
Urban 0–99% FPL 8,260,490 65.8 1.00%
100–199% FPL 7,006,665 59.0 1.01%
200–399% FPL 7,289,261 44.7 0.79%
≥400% FPL 4,767,241 26.8 0.62%
Large Rural 0–99% FPL 1,217,243 70.6 2.11%
100–199% FPL 1,057,046 59.9 2.38%
200–399% FPL 923,903 49.2 1.70%
≥400% FPL 340,564 31.1 1.87%
Small Rural 0–99% FPL 1,183,635 70.9 1.79%
100–199% FPL 1,035,554 58.5 2.01%
200–399% FPL 885,372 44.2 1.77%
≥400% FPL 269,980 29.4 1.78%
Children With Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Hard to Get by on The Family's Income, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Hard to Get by on The Family's Income Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban Very Often 3,899,074 6.7 0.22%
Somewhat Often 10,483,467 18.0 0.34%
Rarely 18,009,707 31.0 0.40%
Never 25,734,051 44.3 0.42%
Large Rural Very Often 487,361 7.6 0.55%
Somewhat Often 1,411,105 22.0 0.94%
Rarely 2,258,466 35.2 1.05%
Never 2,253,034 35.1 0.97%
Small Rural Very Often 520,275 8.3 0.59%
Somewhat Often 1,361,211 21.6 0.83%
Rarely 2,152,174 34.1 0.95%
Never 2,270,090 36.0 0.96%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Lived With a Parent Who Got a Divorce or Was Separated, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Lived With a Parent Who Got a Divorce or Was Separated Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 47,284,665 81.1 0.34%
Yes 10,999,557 18.9 0.34%
Large Rural No 4,801,277 74.7 0.89%
Yes 1,622,716 25.3 0.89%
Small Rural No 4,702,595 74.2 0.93%
Yes 1,631,879 25.8 0.93%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Lived With a Parent Who Died, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Lived With a Parent Who Died Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 56,707,402 97.1 0.14%
Yes 1,714,563 2.9 0.14%
Large Rural No 6,208,514 96.2 0.38%
Yes 245,745 3.8 0.38%
Small Rural No 6,112,959 96.3 0.34%
Yes 233,067 3.7 0.34%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Lived With a Parent Who Served Time in Jail or Prison, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Lived With a Parent Who Served Time in Jail or Prison Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 54,774,289 93.9 0.21%
Yes 3,555,972 6.1 0.21%
Large Rural No 5,797,483 90.0 0.65%
Yes 644,690 10.0 0.65%
Small Rural No 5,625,028 88.8 0.75%
Yes 708,177 11.2 0.75%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Witnessed Domestic Violence, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Witnessed Domestic Violence Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 54,089,654 93.2 0.23%
Yes 3,975,756 6.8 0.23%
Large Rural No 5,829,655 91.0 0.60%
Yes 574,289 9.0 0.60%
Small Rural No 5,661,093 90.1 0.73%
Yes 625,017 9.9 0.73%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Victim or Witnessed Neighborhood Violence, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Victim or Witnessed Neighborhood Violence Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 53,142,753 91.4 0.25%
Yes 4,976,558 8.6 0.25%
Large Rural No 5,864,736 91.3 0.52%
Yes 561,540 8.7 0.52%
Small Rural No 5,734,212 91.1 0.66%
Yes 562,667 8.9 0.66%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Lived With Anyone Who Was Mentally Ill or Suicidal, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Lived With Anyone Who Was Mentally Ill or Suicidal Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 53,418,589 91.8 0.22%
Yes 4,760,830 8.2 0.22%
Large Rural No 5,745,893 89.3 0.62%
Yes 685,322 10.7 0.62%
Small Rural No 5,619,689 89.0 0.71%
Yes 696,870 11.0 0.71%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Lived With Anyone Who Had a Problem With Alcohol or Drugs, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Lived With Anyone Who Had a Problem With Alcohol or Drugs Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 52,469,960 90.0 0.26%
Yes 5,808,347 10.0 0.26%
Large Rural No 5,595,631 87.0 0.67%
Yes 837,989 13.0 0.67%
Small Rural No 5,373,504 85.0 0.81%
Yes 946,919 15.0 0.81%
Children with Specific Adverse Childhood Experiences: Treated or Judged Unfairly Because of Race/Ethnicity, by Location, 2011–2012
Location Treated or Judged Unfairly Because of Race/Ethnicity Weighted Frequency Percent Standard Error
Urban No 55,699,858 95.8 0.17%
Yes 2,426,183 4.2 0.17%
Large Rural No 6,190,990 96.1 0.51%
Yes 247,966 3.9 0.51%
Small Rural No 6,127,592 96.9 0.28%
Yes 195,816 3.1 0.28%

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