(Also Known As: Kleptomaniac Statistics, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Statistics, Shoplifting Statistics, Stealing Statistics, Borderline Personality Statistics)
(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)
Statistics on Kleptomania
In all cases of shoplifting only 5% who committed the act are kleptomaniacs. 10
Kleptomania is present in 0.6% of the general population.
Females are more prone to become kleptomaniacs
Among kleptomaniacs about 7% have a history of obsessive-compulsive disorder.
There is 65% correlation of kleptomania with bulimia. 11
Could You Have Kleptomania?
|Borderline Personality Disorder – Variable Moods, Split Personalities, Unstable Personality, Disturbed Sense of Self|
|Bulimia Nervosa – Anorexia, Binge Eating, Purging, Stress, Depression, Excessive Eating|
|Impulse Control Disorder – Pyromania, Intermittent Explosive Disorder, Compulsion, Uncontrolled Impulse, Kleptomania|
|Intermittent Explosive Disorder – Uncontrolled Rage, Disruptive Behavior, Mood Disorder, Compulsive, Impulsive Disorder|
|Pyromania – Starting of Fire to Relieve Tension, Impulsive, Compulsive Behavior|