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Series / Collection
Mental Health Act Statistics, Annual FiguresOfficial statistics, National statistics
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- Mental Health Trusts, NHS Trusts, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Hospital Trusts, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships
Mental Health Act Statistics, Annual Figures
This publication contains the official statistics about uses of the Mental Health Act(1) ('the Act') in England during 2019-20.
Published: 27 October 2020
About this publication
- Responsible statistician:
- Thomas Poupart
This publication contains the official statistics about uses of the Mental Health Act(1) ('the Act') in England during 2018-19.
29 October 2019
This publication contains the official statistics about uses of the Mental Health Act1 ('the Act') in England during 2017-18.
9 October 2018