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Published: 18 November 2019
Time Frame: 2018-19
Summary: These tables provide aggregated statistical information on uses of the Mental Health Act ('the Act') in England for patients formally detained in hospitals and patients subject to Community Treatment Orders (CTOs). They provide information by provider organisation (NHS and independent sector), the age, ethnicity and gender of the person subject to the Act between April 2018 and March 2019.