Infant mortality rate in England and Wales hits record low
28-Feb-2014The infant mortality rate in England and Wales continues to fall. In 2012, there were just 4.0 infant deaths per 1,000 live births – the lowest rate on record.
How people perceive their health infographic
20-Feb-2014Infographic showing relationship between 'good' health and disability in England and Wales
What does the 2011 Census tell us about health and disability?
20-Feb-2014ONS analysis looks at how age and area influence ‘Good’ health among disabled people
Liver disease biggest cause of alcohol-related deaths in England and Wales
19-Feb-2014Excessive alcohol consumption caused 1.4% of deaths in England and Wales
Health inequality widest in older middle-aged census analysis shows
14-Feb-2014What are the health differences between residents of more and less disadvantaged areas in England?
National Cancer Statistics for England, 2013 - Video
31-Jan-2014This is a short video from the ONS looking at how the ONS collects national cancer statistics for England, as well as the latest figures for 2013. It will show the various collection points that the ONS uses to compile cancer statistics, as well as, a look at the number of cancer diagnosis and which cancers are diagnosed the most.
How do People Rate their General Health? An Analysis of General Health by Disability and Deprivation
20-Feb-2014The 2011 Census allows us to look in detail at disabled people and how they rate their general health. This analysis investigates the relationship between 'Good' health and disability by age, sex and relative deprivation.
Alcohol-related deaths in the United Kingdom, registered in 2012
19-Feb-2014This bulletin presents the latest figures for alcohol-related deaths in the UK, its four constituent countries and regions of England. Comparisons are made between 2012, the latest year, and previously published data from 2002 onwards.
Suicides in the United Kingdom, 2012 Registrations
18-Feb-2014The latest suicide statistics for the UK, England (including figures for regions) and Wales. New figures are presented for 2012 with a back series of data covering 1981 to 2011 to allow comparison. The potential impact of the use of narrative verdicts by coroners on suicide rates at regional level in England, and in Wales, is also presented. A brief discussion of registration delays in relation to suicide statistics is also included.
Detailed Analysis of Health Deprivation Divide using the 2011 Census
14-Feb-2014Analysis which focuses on the extent of inequality in health and disability between more and less advantaged populations in England using Census 2011 and area deprivation data
Childhood, Infant and Perinatal Mortality in England and Wales, 2012
30-Jan-2014Annual statistics on stillbirths, infant deaths and childhood deaths occurring annually in England and Wales.
Drinking Habits Amongst Adults, 2012
17-Dec-2013The Opinions and Lifestyle Survey (OPN) is an inter-departmental multi-purpose survey carried out by the Office for National Statistics collecting information on a range of topics from people living in private households in Great Britain. This release presents findings from the OPN on the drinking behaviours of adults living in private households in Great Britain during 2012, and some comparisons with earlier years.
Table 1: Alcohol-related deaths by sex and age group, UK, registered 1991–2012 (Excel sheet 72Kb)
19-Feb-2014Age-standardised alcohol-related deaths rates by sex and age group, UK, registered 1991–2012.
Table 2: Alcohol-related deaths by sex and age group, England and Wales and regions of England, registered 1991–2012 (Excel sheet 179Kb)
19-Feb-2014Age-standardised alcohol-related deaths rates by sex and age group, England and Wales and regions of England, registered 1991–2012.
Reference tables for suicides in the United Kingdom, 2012 Registrations (Excel sheet 647Kb)
18-Feb-2014These reference tables are part of the 'Suicides in the United Kingdom, 2012 Registrations' release. They contain data on the number of suicides, and suicide rates, from 1981 onwards, by sex and age. Information on the impact of narrative verdicts on suicide rates is also provided.
Analysis of Self Assessed Health and Disability, for Males and Females, by Area Deprivation in England, 2011 (Excel sheet 92Kb)
14-Feb-2014Percentages and age standardised percentages of males and females assessing health as 'not good' and with disability.
Birth Cohort Tables for Infant Deaths, 2011 (Excel sheet 254Kb)
30-Jan-2014Annual infant deaths that have been linked to their corresponding birth record for infants born in a given calendar year.
Childhood, Infant and Perinatal Mortality in England and Wales, 2012 (Excel sheet 652Kb)
30-Jan-2014Stillbirths, infant deaths and childhood deaths occurring annually in England and Wales.