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Quick Facts
  • Autism is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication, and behavioral challenges.
  • Autism now affects an average of 1 in 68 children.Autism is a puzzle.
  • Boys are four times more likely than girls to have autism.
  • Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the United States.
  • More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes, and pediatric cancer combined.
  • Caring for all people with autism over their lifetimes costs an estimated $35 billion per year.
  • There is no medical test to diagnose autism, nor is there a cure.
  • Autism is a spectrum disorder, affecting each person in different ways, and can range from mild to severe.
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