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Mental health of children and young people in Great Britain, 2004

Publication date: 09:30 August 31, 2005

Summary

ISBN Reference: 1-4039-8637-1

Summary

This report first describes the prevalence of mental disorders among 5- to 16-year olds in 2004 and notes any changes since the previous survey in 1999. It then provides profiles of children in each of the main disorder categories (emotional, conduct, hyperkinetic and autistic spectrum disorders) and , where the sample size permits, profiles subgroups within these categories. The final chapters examine the characteristics of children with multiple disorders and present a selection of analyses for Scotland. Causal relationships should not be assumed for any of the results presented in this report.


Coverage

Date Range: 01 January 2004 to 31 December 2004
Geographical coverage: Great Britain
Geographical granularity: Country

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