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Statistics about mental health, learning disabilities and autism services

This page provides links to NHS Digital publications on secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism services.

Mental Health Services (MHSDS) Monthly Statistics (January 2016 to present)


Mental Health and Learning Disabilities Statistics (MHLDS) reports (September 2014 to November 2015)


Monthly Mental Health Minimum Dataset (MHMDS) reports (April 2013 - August 2014)


Routine Quarterly MHMDS reports (October 2009 - June 2013)


Mental Health Bulletin


Mental Health Act Statistics, Annual Figures

From 2016/17 the Mental Health Services Dataset (MHSDS) - supplemented by the Annual uses of the Mental Health Act 1983 in English acute trusts (MHA Acute) collection - became the official source of statistics on the use of the Mental Health Act 1983 in healthcare settings.

Mental Health Act Statistics, Annual Figures: from 2016-17 onwards

Mental Health Act Statistics, Annual Figures: prior to 2016-17


Mental Health List of Publications and Measures

A list of published measures, data quality measures and other Mental Health Services Dataset publications released as Supplementary Information.

Mental Health Services publications list


Further information

internal Submit data to the Mental Health Services Data Set

All providers of specialist secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism spectrum disorder services should submit to the Mental Health Services Data Set (MHSDS). This page explains how.

Last edited: 4 May 2021 10:56 am