Monday, 24 July 2017

Suicide by children and young people


The University of Manchester has published findings from a study of  suicide by children and young people aged under 25 in England and Wales during 2014 and 2015. Information collected on 922 suicides includes: 9% of under 20s who died had been looked after children, and self-harm was reported in 52% of under 20′s and 41% of 20-24 year olds who died.

Source: University of Manchester  Date: 13 July 2017