Mental health statistics: men and women
Mental health problems affect both men and women, but not in equal measure.
Mental health statistics: children and young people
We take a life-course approach to mental health because good mental health begins in infancy.
Mental health statistics: older people
The UK population is ageing rapidly, with the number of people aged 65 and over growing by nearly half in the past 30 years. People living longer is a cause for celebration, but older people are more vulnerable to mental health problems.
Mental health statistics: suicide
Suicide remains the most common cause of death for men aged 20-49 in the UK.
Mental health statistics: schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a serious disorder of the mind and brain but it is also highly treatable - yet the facts around it make for alarming reading.
Mental health in the workplace
Mental health problems are the leading cause of sickness absence in the UK.
Learning disabilities and mental health
The experiences resulting from having a learning disability increases the likelihood of having a mental health problem.
Evidence shows mindfulness is an effective intervention for relapse prevention for mental health problems.