Notts health profile

This is how many children have been admitted to hospital in Nottinghamshire for mental health issues or self-harm

Shocking new government figures have revealed the amount of children admitted to hospital in Nottinghamshire for mental health issues or self-harm.

The Nottinghamshire Child Health Profile report by Public Health England looks at a range of areas include the number of teenage mothers, family homelessness, and obesity in children. It then compares the county data with national data and also looks at trends over previous years to see if things are improving, staying the same or getting worse. Find the report in full here.

In 2017/18, there were 125 hospital admissions in Nottinghamshire for children aged between 0 and 17 for mental health conditions. This is an average of 75.5 per 100,000, lower than the England average.

1. Hospital admissions for mental health conditions

In 2017/18, there were 125 hospital admissions in Nottinghamshire for children aged between 0 and 17 for mental health conditions. This is an average of 75.5 per 100,000, lower than the England average.
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In 2017/18, there were 651 hospital admissions in Nottinghamshire as a result of self-harm. The average across England is 421.

2. Hospital admissions as a result of self-harm (10-24 years)

In 2017/18, there were 651 hospital admissions in Nottinghamshire as a result of self-harm. The average across England is 421.
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The number of obese children in Nottinghamshire aged between 4 and 5 in 2017/18 was 857, while the number of obese children aged between 10 and 11 was 1,613.

3. Obese children

The number of obese children in Nottinghamshire aged between 4 and 5 in 2017/18 was 857, while the number of obese children aged between 10 and 11 was 1,613.
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Between 2015 and 2017, there were 76 children killed or seriously injured on the roads in Nottinghamshire.

4. Children killed and seriously injured on England's roads

Between 2015 and 2017, there were 76 children killed or seriously injured on the roads in Nottinghamshire.
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