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star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the level of suicide among teenagers in the UK. more like this
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Lord Eames remove filter
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star this property answer text <p>The Office for National Statistics publishes annual statistics on suicide registrations for the United Kingdom, including age-specific suicide rates by five-year age groups. A table attached provides statistics for suicides in people aged 10-14 and 15-19 in the UK between 1981 and 2015, the latest data available, is attached due to the size of the data.</p><p> </p><p>The Department leads delivery of the Cross-Government Suicide Prevention Strategy for England. Suicide prevention is a devolved matter in other UK countries.</p><p> </p><p>The National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, which is commissioned by NHS England and supported by the Department, published a thematic review in 2016, Suicide by Children and Young People in England. The report identified ten common themes relating to suicides by people under 20 years of age:</p><p> </p><p>- family factors such as mental illness;</p><p>- abuse and neglect;</p><p>- bereavement and experience of suicide;</p><p>- bullying;</p><p>- suicide-related internet use;</p><p>- academic pressures, especially related to exams;</p><p>- social isolation or withdrawal;</p><p>- physical health conditions that may have social impact;</p><p>- alcohol and illicit drugs; and</p><p>- mental ill health, self-harm and suicidal ideas.</p><p> </p>
unstar this property answering member printed Lord O'Shaughnessy more like this
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less than 2017-07-19T15:11:50.25Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-19T15:11:50.25Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord O'Shaughnessy more like this
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star this property title Suicides in UK 1981-2015 10-19 year olds more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Eames more like this