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Table 2 Mental health characteristics of the selected study localities

From: Community interventions for improving adult mental health: mapping local policy and practice in England

  Deaths by suicide (2017–2019)a Age-standardised suicide rates per 100,000 population (2017–2019)a Years of life lost to suicide age-standardised rate 15–74 years per 10,000 population (3 year average) (Persons) 2017–2019b Estimated prevalence of common mental disorders: % of population aged 16 and over (2017)c Estimated prevalence of common mental disorders: % of population aged 65 and over (2017)c
Blackburn with Darwen 33 8.3 32.3 19.9d 12.0
Cambridgeshire 178 10.4 33.0 14.2e 8.9
Camden 69 11.3 28.5 19.4d 11.8d
Hammersmith and Fulham 50 11.0 30.0 20.4d 12.5d
Islington 54 10.4 25.3 22.7d 13.8d
Peterborough 63 12.4 39.6 18.8d 11.3
Redcar & Cleveland 47 13.5 49.3d 18.1d 11.4
England 14,788 10.1 33.0 16.9 10.2
  1. aONS Suicides in England and Wales by Local authority [55].
  2. bPublic Health England. Public Health Profiles. Mental Health Dementia and Neurology. Suicide Prevention [56].
  3. cPublic Health England. Public Health Profiles. Mental Health Dementia and Neurology. Mental Health and Wellbeing JSNA [57]
  4. dSignificantly higher than for England
  5. eSignificantly lower than for England