Autism Facts – 90 Unknown Facts About Autism
Facts on autism
More than half of the children are bullied at some point in their lives.
More than half of bullying is stopped when a peer intervenes.
Autism is not a disease.
Two third of the individuals with autism are bullied.
Autism occurs in all racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic groups.
Autism is treatable, and it is not a hopeless condition.
Autism is hidden disability and it is hard to tell if someone is having it.
Due to lack of support, at least 1 in 3 autistic adults experience severe mental health difficulties.
From 2002-10, autism has increased by 6-15% each year.
It takes $8,600 extra per year to educate a student with autism.