New CDC Report on Prevalence of Autism in Children


THE CDC RELEASES NEW REPORT ON PREVALENCE OF AUTISM IN CHILDREN The CDC released a new analysis indicating that 1 in every 44 (2.3 %) children in the United States has been identified with autism spectrum disorder, an increase from their March 2020 estimate of 1 in every 54 children (1.9 %).  Delaware Network for Excellence in Autism (DNEA), housed at UD’s Center for Disabilities Studies, offers training and technical assistance that benefits individuals with autism, their families, and the professionals who serve them Visit us online to learn more about DNEA training and technical assistance opportunities to support this growing population of Delawareans. For more information from the CDC, please visit: