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CDC Releases New Estimates - 1 in 88 kids (1 in 54 boys) lives with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

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  • Thu, 03/29/2012 - 18:15

Released by the CDC today - "The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 88 children in the United States has been identified as having an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), according to a new study released today that looked at data from 14 communities. Autism spectrum disorders are almost five times more common among boys than girls – with 1 in 54 boys identified." To read the remainder of the press release, click on "Source" to the bottom left of the image.

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