Did you know…
- Autism now affects 1 in 68 children and 1 in 42 boys
- Autism prevalence figures are growing
- Autism is one of the fastest-growing developmental disorders in the U.S.
- Autism costs a family $60,000 a year on average
- Boys are nearly five times more likely than girls to have autism
- There is no medical detection or cure for autism
Facts about Autism. (n.d.). Retrieved December 14, 2016, from https://www.autismspeaks.org/what-autism/facts-about-autism