Indicator full name: Number of new cases of mental disorders
Unit: number of cases
- Country/Area (COUNTRY/AREA)
- Supranational group of countries (COUNTRY_GRP)
- Sex (SEX)
- Year of measure (YEAR)
Years data is available: 1975—2020
Last updated: 22 November 2021
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- North Macedonia
- United Kingdom
- Commonwealth of Independent States
- Central Asian Republics Information Network members (CARINFONET)
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
Indicator code: E991251.T
Number of patients with newly diagnosed mental disorders for the first time in their life (Chapter V of ICD-9/10). Data from the existing national routine reporting system of health establishments._
Data collected annually, reference period: 31 December.
The decrease in 2014 is due to reduced use of mental services and, therefore, the reduced number of
sending in their reports in the second half of 1991. Under the present reporting system, discharge
does not include a person whose admission began in one calendar year and ended in another.
establishments (psychiatric care). Coverage: Data refers to newly diagnosed disorders for diagnoses
In 2014 data not available.
Coverage: Before 1994 the data referred only to inpatients. Since 1994 the data includes cases
registered at out-patient establishments.
Psychiatrists? out-patient data; all diagnoses from ICD-10 Chapter V, except F99.
Source: Social Insurance Institution.
Break in time series: In year 2011, all patients that did not had contact with the health sector for
mental disorders within last 2-3 years were deleted from the list of patients with established
mental disorders. Therefore, the values for year 2012 are somewhat higher, because it includes both
new cases of mental disorders and cases that were not treated for 2-3 years.
and diagnostic data of the prevention and rehabilitation facilities patients, special evaluation by
the Federal Statistical Office.
http://www.destatis.de or http://www.gbe-bund.de
Deviation from the definition: Data on new cases does not exist. Data contains the number of
patients with mental disorders (ICD-10: F00-F99) discharged from hospital. The number of discharges
includes deaths in hospitals, but excludes same-day separations and transfers to other care units
within the same institutions.
Break in time series: Up to and including the reporting year 2002, data only include discharges in
general hospitals and mental health hospitals. From reporting year 2003, data include additionally
discharges in preventive and rehabilitative hospitals; however discharges of these institutions with
less than 100 beds are not included. The years before 2003 are therefore not comparable to the
From the reporting year 2000, for the first time, data have been collected according to ICD-10.
Psychiatry (OPNI), and the Register of the Addictology Centers of the National Alcohological
Source: Mental Health Services, Ministry of Health.
hospitals are given for a wider diagnosis (which includes mental disorders) called \other
psychiatric disorders different from those psychotics\". Source: ISTAT."
and due to this the number of detected cases increased.
substance use. Starting from 1992, total new cases of mental and behavioural disorders; ICD-10,
Coverage: Includes drug and alcohol abusers.
contain cases from one region (Silesian Voivodeship).
Source of data: Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Web page: http://www.nczisk.sk/Publikacie/Edicia_Zdravotnicka_statistika/Pages/default.aspx
erased as the information is not sufficient.
?Statistical card of a patient?.