Dependent Personality Disorder Statistics

(Also Known As: Dependent Personality Disorder, Asthenic Personality Disorder Statistics, Personality Disorder, Dependency, Histrionic Personality, Borderline Personality, Narcissistic, Antisocial Personality Statistics)

(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)

Statistics on Dependent Personality Disorder

The prevalence of dependent personality disorder is found to be equal in men and women and usually begins to manifest during adulthood. 10

  • The over-all prevalence of dependent personality disorder is approximately 1% to 2% from the general population.
  • Chronic cases of dependent personality disorders often lead to physical, sexual and mental abuse when left untreated.
  • 3 out 30 patients who are undergoing medication are able to respond well with group psychotherapy and discontinued their medication 11

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Related Conditions

Antisocial Personality Disorder – Disregard of Other People’s Rights, Deceit, Manipulation
Avoidant Personality Disorder – Social Inhibition, Feeling of Inadequacy, Sensitivity to Evaluation, Avoidance of Social Interaction
Borderline Personality Disorder – Instability in Mood, Psychosis, Schizophrenia
Narcissistic Personality Disorder – Self Centeredness, Need for Admiration, Grandiosity, Lack of Empathy
Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder – Obsession for Perfection, Abiding by Rules, Compulsiveness
Paranoid Personality Disorder – Long Standing Suspiciousness, Maladaptive Behavior