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Mental Health Bulletin 2018-19 Annual report

This is part of

Official statistics, Experimental statistics
Publication date:
Geographic coverage:
England
Geographical granularity:
Mental Health Trusts, NHS Trusts, Independent Sector Health Care Providers, Clinical Commissioning Groups, Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships, Local Authorities
Date range:
01 Apr 2006 to 31 Mar 2019

Summary

This publication provides the most detailed picture available of people who used NHS funded secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism services in England during the financial year 2018-19.

All the analysis included in this publication can be found in the reference data tables, and in the associated machine-readable data file. Information you need to know about the quality of these statistics and how they can be interpreted can be found in the main report. An interactive report is also available allowing you to explore some statistics in further detail.

Demographic analysis (age, gender, ethnicity and Index of Multiple Deprivation) is presented for 2018-19. Please consult previous editions of this publication series for demographic analysis for previous years. All annual and monthly publications relating to uses of mental health, learning disabilities and autism services can be found in the related links below.

Key facts

  • 2,726,721 people were known to be in contact with secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism services at some point in the year. 632,261 of these were under 18 years of age.
  • This means that 4.9% of people in England were known to be in contact with secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism services during this year.
  • 3.8% (104,035) of people known to be in contact with secondary mental health, learning disabilities and autism services spent time in hospital as part of being in contact with these services during 2018-19.

Resources

Related news

NHS Digital article
28 November 2019
Annual figures on mental health, learning disability and autism services have been published today by NHS Digital.

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Last edited: 27 November 2019 2:53 pm