Case Number 6637
Request Date 01/04/2019
Completion Date 25/04/2019

 

Details of the Request

I would like to know in the last 12 months how many people have been brought or attended A&E with injuries consistent with being ‘stabbed’.

I would like to know the figure broken down by week.

I would like to know the sex of the individual and their age.

 

Details of the Response

The Trust has taken data from the following codes: “stab wound (disorder)”; “Penetrating injury caused by sharp object (disorder)”; and “Penetrating injury caused by glass (disorder)” for the period from April 2018 to March 2019.

 

I would like to know in the last 12 months how many people have been brought or attended A&E with injuries consistent with being ‘stabbed’.

93

 

I would like to know the figure broken down by week.

Week Ending Date Count Of District Number
11-Feb-18 1
25-Feb-18 3
04-Mar-18 1
11-Mar-18 1
25-Mar-18 3
01-Apr-18 3
08-Apr-18 2
15-Apr-18 5
22-Apr-18 4
29-Apr-18 2
06-May-18 6
13-May-18 2
20-May-18 1
27-May-18 1
03-Jun-18 8
10-Jun-18 1
17-Jun-18 1
01-Jul-18 2
08-Jul-18 1

 

Week Ending Date Count Of District Number
22-Jul-18 5
29-Jul-18 2
05-Aug-18 5
19-Aug-18 4
26-Aug-18 5
02-Sep-18 3
09-Sep-18 3
16-Sep-18 1
30-Sep-18 1
07-Oct-18 1
14-Oct-18 2
28-Oct-18 3
04-Nov-18 4
11-Nov-18 1
16-Dec-18 1
23-Dec-18 1
06-Jan-19 1
13-Jan-19 1
24-Feb-19 1
Total 93

 

I would like to know the sex of the individual and their age.

The Trust has grouped them in age ”0-18”, “18-35”, ”36-65”, ”65+”

 

0 - 18

Description F M
Stab wound (disorder)    
Penetrating injury caused by sharp object (disorder) 2 2
Penetrating injury caused by glass (disorder)    
Grand Total 2 2

 

18 - 35

Description F M
Stab wound (disorder)   6
Penetrating injury caused by sharp object (disorder) 9 19
Penetrating injury caused by glass (disorder)   2
Grand Total 9 27

 

36 - 65

Description F M
Stab wound (disorder) 1 1
Penetrating injury caused by sharp object (disorder) 13 25
Penetrating injury caused by glass (disorder) 1 2
Grand Total 15 28

 

65 +

Description F M
Stab wound (disorder)    
Penetrating injury caused by sharp object (disorder) 2 5
Penetrating injury caused by glass (disorder) 2 1
Grand Total 4 6

 

Please Note: The data ranges from April 18 to March 19