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Brief Psychotic Disorder Statistics

(Also Known As: Schizophrenia Statistics, Psychosis Statistics, Psychotic Disorder Statistics, Affective Disorder Statistics, Acute Psychosis Statistics, Affective Disorder Statistics, Acute Psychosis Statistics, Delusional Disorder Statistics)

(Reviewed by: Paul Peterson, Licensed Therapist)

Statistics on Brief Psychotic Disorder

  • Adults who are between 30 and 40 years old are at higher risk for brief psychotic disorder. 7
  • In a follow-up study involving 221 first-admission patients diagnosed with affective and nonaffective psychoses, only 9% and 3% suffered from brief psychotic disorder, and acute brief psychotic disorder, respectively.
  • In a global aspect, however, compared to schizophrenia, nonaffective acute psychosis is ten times more likely to develop in industrialized countries.
  • The disorder is most likely to inflict people who belong to low socioeconomic class, patients with previous personality disorder, or immigrants.
  • According to the result of an international epidemiologic study, women are twice as prone to brief psychotic disorder compared to men.

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Brief Psychotic Disorder Topics

Related Conditions

Acute Stress Disorder – Mental Shock, Over Activity, Agitation, Disorientation, Depression, Anxiety
Adjustment Disorder – Anxiety Due to Stressors, Depression, Altered Coping Mechanism
Paranoid Personality Disorder – Irrational Fear, Depression, Hyper-Vigilance, Excessive Worry, Excessive Suspiciousness
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Nightmares, Insomnia, Sexual Abuse, Irritation, Social Impairment, Problems with Memory and Concentration, Intrusive Memories, Hyper-Vigilance
Schizophrenia – Paranoia, Delusion, Hallucination, Anxiety, Depression, Psychosis