Official Statistics

Female genital mutilation, experimental statistics: November 2014

Newly identified cases of FGM and active caseload. England and commissioning regions.



The female genital mutilation prevalence dataset (ISB 1610) is a monthly return of data from acute hospital providers in England. It is an aggregated return of the incidence of FGM including women who have been previously identified and are currently being treated (for FGM related or non FGM related conditions as at the end of the month) and newly identified women within the reporting period. It has been a mandated collection from 1 September 2014.