Other Names: Inability to spell
Incidence: According to a 1992 UK survey of 1,000 people, only 1 in 6 adults could correctly spell six familiar words (necessary, accommodation, sincerely, business, separate, height). 1 in 10 of the adults tested failed to spell any of the six words correctly.
Problem Type: E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update 28.05.2003 – 00:00 CEST