Emergency Department presentations for mental health-related conditions: variations by age group and socioeconomic disadvantage
Figure 1: Emergency department presentations for a mental-health related condition, selected age groups, by quintile of socioeconomic disadvantage or area, Australia, 2018/19
|Measure of disadvantage1||0 to 14 years||15 to 24 years||25 to 64 years||65 years and over||All ages|
|Q1: Least disadvantaged||192.09||1,273.99||856.82||789.35||770.80|
|Q5: Most disadvantaged||333.20||2,297.37||2,192.02||1,077.5||1,655.20|
1Quintiles of socioeconomic disadvantage: for details see here.
Figure 3: Change by month in ED presentations for mental health-related conditions, by age groups: 2016/17 to 2020/21, South Australia