Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

NHS Digital has published an experimental statistics report on female genital mutilation (FGM) in England for the period April 2017 to June 2017. Figures show that: there were 2,288 attendances reported at NHS trusts and GP practices where FGM was identified or a procedure for FGM was undertaken; 1,178 women and girls who had their FGM information collected in the Enhanced Dataset for the first time, of whom 19 were under the age of 18.

Source: NHS Digital   Date: 05 September 2017