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Death Statistics for Types of Psychological disorders

Deaths and Psychological disorders:

This section presents information about the death rate statistics for the various types of Psychological disorders.

Death Statistics for Types of Psychological disorders

Disease

Death Rate Estimate

US deaths estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

anxiety disorders N/A N/A No information
panic disorder N/A N/A approximately 2.4 million Americans (NIMH)
obsessive-compulsive disorder N/A N/A 3.3 million adult Americans (NIMH); 2.3% adults (NIMH); 1 in 50 people (NWHIC); 2.4% adults (USSG)
post-traumatic stress disorder N/A N/A 5.2 million adult Americans (NIMH); 3.6% adults (NIMH); about 30% of war veterans.
social phobia N/A N/A 5.3 million adult Americans (NIMH); 3.7% adults (NIMH); 2.0% adults (USSG)
phobias N/A N/A 11.5 million adults (NIMH); 8.0% adults (NIMH)
specific phobias N/A N/A estimated 6.3 million adult Americans (NIMH); estimated 8.3% adults (USSG)
generalized anxiety disorder N/A N/A 4 million adult Americans (NIMH); 2.8% adults (NIMH); estimated 3.4% adults (USSG)
Separation anxiety disorder N/A N/A No information
Acute stress disorder N/A N/A No information
Anxiety disorder due to medical condition N/A N/A No information
Substance-induced anxiety disorder N/A N/A No information
Anxiety disorder NOS N/A N/A No information
depressive disorders N/A N/A 9.5 percent of adult Americans (NIMH)
Depression N/A N/A estimated 5.3% adults (USSG); 17 million people; approximately 4% of adolescents get seriously depressed (NIMH); annually 12% of women ; 7% of men; lifetime risk of an episode for women 20%. 3-4 million men USA.
Major depressive episode N/A N/A No information
Major depressive disorder N/A N/A No information
dysthymia N/A N/A about 10.9 million American adults (NIMH); estimated 1.6% adults (USSG)
bipolar disorder N/A N/A 1.2 percent of the population; 2.3 million adult Americans (NIMH)
Seasonal Affective Disorder N/A N/A No information
cyclothymia N/A N/A No information
Postnatal depression N/A N/A No information
personality disorders N/A N/A No information
Borderline personaliy disorder N/A N/A No information
Antisocial personality disorder N/A N/A estimated 2.1% adults (USSG)
Conduct disorder N/A N/A No information
Oppositional Defiant Disorder N/A N/A No information
Multiple personality disorder N/A N/A No information
histrionic personality disorder N/A N/A No information
Schizoid personality disorder N/A N/A No information
schizotypal personality disorder N/A N/A No information
paranoid personality disorder N/A N/A No information
narcissistic personality disorder N/A N/A No information
dependent personality disorder N/A N/A No information
Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder N/A N/A No information
Avoidant personality disorder N/A N/A No information
Personality Disorder NOS N/A N/A No information
Personality Disorder Due to General Medical Condition N/A N/A No information
behavioral disorders N/A N/A No information
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder N/A N/A 3.3 million children have ADD in USA (NHIS-97); estimated 2 million American children; 3 to 5 percent of all children (NIMH).
Autism N/A N/A 1 in 500 to 1 in 2,500 (NIMH); 1-in-1000 to 2-in-1000, depending on diagnostic criteria
Asperg Syndrome N/A N/A No information
Rett's syndrome N/A N/A estimated 1 per 10,000 - 22,000 females suffer from Rett syndrome, Genetics Home Reference website
Drug abuse approx 1 in 68 or 1.47% or 4 million people in USA more than 4 million women need treatment for drug abuse (NWHIC) more than 4 million women need treatment for drug abuse (NWHIC)
Alcohol use N/A N/A No information
Alcohol abuse approx 1 in 18 or 5.55% or 15.1 million people in USA estimated 15.1 million people: 15.1 million alcohol-abusing or alcohol-dependent individuals and 4.6 million are women (NWHIC); nearly 14 million Americans (NIAAA) estimated 15.1 million people: 15.1 million alcohol-abusing or alcohol-dependent individuals and 4.6 million are women (NWHIC); nearly 14 million Americans (NIAAA)
Alcoholism approx 1 in 18 or 5.55% or 15.1 million people in USA estimated 15.1 million people: 15.1 million alcohol-abusing or alcohol-dependent individuals and 4.6 million are women (NWHIC); nearly 14 million Americans (NIAAA) estimated 15.1 million people: 15.1 million alcohol-abusing or alcohol-dependent individuals and 4.6 million are women (NWHIC); nearly 14 million Americans (NIAAA)
Addictions N/A N/A No information
Gambling addiction N/A N/A No information
eating disorders N/A N/A 5 million women (NWHIC); 1-4% of young women
Anorexia Nervosa N/A N/A estimated 0.1% adults (USSG); estimated 0.5 to 3.7 percent females (NIMH); 1% of adolescent girls (NWHIC)
Bulimia nervosa N/A N/A estimated 1.1 to 4.2 percent of females (NIMH); 2-3% of young women (NWHIC)
Binge eating disorder N/A N/A 0.7% to 4% of the general population (NWHIC); 2-5% of adults (NIMH); 2% of adults (NIDDK); 2% adults or 1-2 million adults (NWHIC)
Disordered Eating N/A N/A Unclear. Perhaps 4% of students.
Eating Disorder not Otherwise Specified (ENDOS) N/A N/A No information
psychotic disorders N/A N/A No information
Schizophrenia N/A N/A Approximately 2.2 million American adults (NIMH); estimated 1.3% adults (USSG); more than 2 million Americans
Brief Psychotic Disorder N/A N/A No information
Delusional disorder N/A N/A No information
Shared Psychotic Disorder N/A N/A No information
Substance-induced Psychotic Disorder N/A N/A No information

Types of Psychological disorders

For more information about types of Psychological disorders, refer to our section on types of Psychological disorders. See also more information on death information for Psychological disorders.

 

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