Dysthymic Disorder Statistics

(Also Known As: Disthymic Disorder Statistics, Dysthymia Statistics, Depression Statistics, Neurotic Depression Statistics, Mood Disorder Statistics, Chronic Depression Statistics, Depression - Chronic Statistics, Persistent Depressive Disorder Statistics)

(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)

Statistics on Dysthymic Disorder

  • 3% of the population may be affected by Dysthymic Disorder. Within a lifetime it appears to affect approximately 6%.
  • Dysthymic Disorder is more common in women, younger than 64 years old, than men.
  • There are no gender differences for incidence rates.
  • It is more common in unmarried and young persons.
  • It is also common with persons with low incomes.
  • Dysthymic Disorder is more common among first degree relatives with major depressive disorder.

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