An Average of 1 in 110 Children have an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

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April is Autism Awareness Month. CDC's most recent data show that between 1 in 80 and 1 in 240 children with an average of 1 in 110 have an ASD. This is a prevalence of about 1% of children. These recent results reflect data collected by CDC's Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network in multiple communities throughout the U.S. in 2006.