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Mental health in the UK:


Overview

Suicide

Self-harm

LGBTQ+

Minority ethnic


Facts and figures about our Shout 85258 text support service:

A snapshot of our Shout 85258 data

Age of texters 2020

Daily number of conversations

Main issues people texted Shout 85258

Daily number of texters

Ethnicity of texters

Gender of texters

References

(1) McManus S, Bebbington P, Jenkins R, Brugha T. (eds.) (2016). Mental health and wellbeing in England: Adult psychiatric morbidity survey 2014

(2) Hard Edges: Mapping Severe and Multiple Disadvantage in England

(3) McManus S, Bebbington P, Jenkins R, Brugha T. (eds.) (2016). Mental health and wellbeing in England: Adult psychiatric morbidity survey 2014.

(4) ONS - Suicides in England and Wales: 2020 registrations

(5) McManus S, Bebbington P, Jenkins R, Brugha T. (eds.) (2016). Mental health and wellbeing in England: Adult psychiatric morbidity survey 2014.

(6) https://www.manchester.ac.uk/discover/news/steep-rise-in-self-harm-among-teenage-girls/

(7) Sexual Minorities in England Have Poorer Health and Worse Health Care Experiences: A National Survey (2015)

(8) ONS: Sexual Orientation, UK, 2018

(9) Stonewall (2017)

(10) Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Poverty rates among ethnic groups in Great Britain.(2007) https://www.jrf.org.uk/report/poverty-rates-among-ethnic-groups-great-britain

(11) Mental Health Foundation. Mental Health Statistics: Poverty https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/statistics/mental-health-statistics-poverty