At least 4,502 victims aged between 11 and 25 attended casualty with stab wounds in the last year.
But the figure could be far higher as only 60% of hospitals gave information to MPs on the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Knife Crime.
John Poyton, from charity the Redthread, which works to deter young people from violence, warned: “These figures are just the tip of the iceberg.”
The shocking statistics came as a man was charged with the knife murder of a cousin of Good Morning Britain weatherman Alex Beresford.
Nathaniel Armstrong, 29, died last month on Gowan Avenue, the road in Fulham, south-west London, where TV’s Jill Dando was shot dead in 1999.
Lovel Bailey, 29, appeared before Westminster magistrates yesterday. He entered no plea to a count of murder.
The public gallery was packed with relatives of Mr Armstrong.
One man left saying: “I’m leaving, I’m leaving. I just wanted to see his face.”
District Judge Michael Snow remanded Bailey, of Birmingham, in custody to appear at the Old Bailey tomorrow.
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