Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder Statistics

(Also Known As: Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder Statistics, Ocpd Statistics, Anankastic Personality Disorder Statistics, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Statistics, OCD Statistics, Compulsion Statistics, Obsession Statistics)

(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)

Incidence and Prevalence of Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder is prevalent in 1% of the general population and in 3% - 10% of psychiatric outpatients. Males are two times more likely to experience Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder. This condition usually begins during early adulthood and is a chronic condition.5

A study conducted in Chicago revealed that almost one out of five young adults in the United States is diagnosed with personality disorders, such as Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorders and anti-social conditions, which can impede daily life. Such kind of disorders ranks second behind substance abuse.6

According to the study, 8% of young adults (students and non-students) are more likely to have Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder. In the study, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder was not studied separately but was grouped in anxiety disorders that are common in 12% of college-aged participants in the study.

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Related Conditions

Antisocial Personality Disorder – Disregard of the Rights of Others, Lack of Empathy, Manipulation, Deception
Avoidant Personality Disorder – Pervasive Social Inhibition, Extreme Sensitivity Towards Negative Criticisms, Fear of Rejection
Borderline Personality Disorder – Variability of Moods, Anxiety, Split Personality, Unstable Interpersonal Relationships, Distorted Self Image
Dependent Personality Disorder – Pervasive Psychological Dependence on Others, Dependent, Anxiety, Depression, Excessive Need for Others in Order to Become Functional
Narcissistic Personality Disorder – Grandiosity, Self Admiration, Lack of Empathy, Obsession in Oneself, Self-Centeredness
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – Intrusive Thoughts, Excessive Dread That Something Negative Will Happen, Irrational Behavior, Repetitive Acts
Paranoid Personality Disorder – Long Standing Suspiciousness, Paranoia, Maladaptive Behavior, Irrational Thinking
Schizotypal Personality Disorder – Need for Social Isolation, Fear of Humiliation, Odd Behavior, Unconventional Beliefs