(Also Known As: Paranoid Schizophrenia Statistics, Schizophrenic Statistics, Delusional Statistics, Psychosis Statistics)
(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)
Statistics on Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia affects over 2 millions of American adults and 1% of the total population of 18 years and older. 14
About 0.4% - 0.6% of the young adult population are affected with schizophrenia.
10% of schizophrenics commit suicide.
Children with schizophrenic parent have a 10% risk of developing the same condition.
There is 70% improvement for those taking medication treatments.
Schizophrenia is the fourth leading cause of disability in the developed world.
The lifetime prevalence of schizophrenia is between 0.5% and 1.5%.
Could You Have Schizophrenia?
|Bipolar Disorder – Psychosis, Hallucinations, Delusions, Suicide, Hypomania, Hypermania|
|Borderline Personality Disorder – Mood Variations/Changes, Unstable Interpersonal Relationships, Dissociation|
|Schizotypal Personality Disorder – Social Isolation, Odd Behavior, Unconventional Beliefs, Paranoia, Social Anxiety|