Table 3 Proportion of mental disorder by UK region
Mental disorder claimants as a percentage of total claimants (%)
1995a (95% CI)2014
Scotland29.8 (29.6–30.0)48.8
Wales24.5 (24.3–24.7)45.5
North East24.9 (24.7–25.1)45.2
North West28.2 (28.1–28.3)47.6
Yorkshire26.1 (25.9–26.3)45.4
West Midlands26.7 (26.5–26.9)45.2
East Midlands25.6 (25.4–25.8)44.8
East of England29.0 (28.8–29.2)45.7
London33.2 (33.0–33.4)46.3
South East31.7 (31.5–31.9)47.0
South West30.6 (30.38–30.82)47.7
Abroad18.7 (18.7–18.8)32.6
  • a Data from 5% sample.