Vertical bar graph showing percentages of U.S. children ages 4 to 17 who used meditation in 2012 and 2017.
In 2012, 0.6 percent used meditation.
In 2017, 5.4 percent used meditation.
- Black LI, Barnes PM, Clarke TC, Stussman BJ, Nahin RL. Use of yoga, meditation, and chiropractors among U.S. children aged 4–17 years. NCHS Data Brief, no 324. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics. 2018.