Vital Statistics Outputs Branch
Telephone: +44 (0)1329 444110
Frequency of release: Annually
Geographical coverage: England and Wales
Geographical breakdown: Local Authority and County
Annual figures on the final number of deaths registered by month by area of usual residence, England and Wales.
For information on data quality, legislation and procedures relating to mortality statistics, please see Mortality metadata (775.7 Kb Pdf) and Summary Quality Report for Mortality Statistics in England and Wales (178.8 Kb Pdf) .
The Vital Statistics: Population and Health Reference Tables provide quarterly and annual mortality data for the United Kingdom and its constituent countries. Monthly Provisional Figures on Deaths Registered by Area of Usual Residence provide provisional monthly mortality data for England and Wales. Weekly provisional deaths registered in England and Wales provide provisional weekly data on deaths registered in England and Wales.
There is also an interactive mapping tool which enables trends in mortality to be analysed at the local level.
We welcome feedback on the content, format and relevance of this release. The User Engagement in the Health and Life Events Division (95.1 Kb Pdf) outlines the divisional approach to user engagement.