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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is the most common neuropsychiatric disorder of childhood. The incidence in the general population is estimated to be between 4%-12% of school-aged children and adolescents, approximately 400,000 to 500,000 Canadian children between the ages of 5 and 19 are affected.

Read more and download two informative brochures in .pdf format from the patient information resource site of Janssen-Ortho.

Another thorough and referenced overview of ADHD is at the National Institute of Mental Health
 

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