How have mortality rates by age changed over the last 50 years?
13-Oct-2014Comparison of mortality rates by age and sex in 1963 and 2013
8 facts about young people
25-Sep-2014What do we know about young people?
Deaths in England and Wales, 2013 - infographic
16-Jul-2014Infographic on ONS death registration statistics with data on mortality rates and causes of deaths
What is the mortality rate in your local area and how does it compare?
25-Jun-2014Revised Age-Standardised Mortality Rates (ASMRs) for 2001-2012 are now available in an interactive mapping tool for local areas.
European Standard Population 2013 video
01-May-2014The methodology of calculating crude rates, age-specific rates and also age-standardised rates using ESP values. Examining the rationale for updating the 1976 ESP values to the 2013 values, analysing trends for figures using both methods.
Revision of the European Standard Population (ESP) and the effect on UK official statistics
01-May-2014The revised European Standard Population causes increases in rates for conditions associated with old age
Deaths Registered in England and Wales (Series DR), 2013
29-Oct-2014Annual mortality statistics on deaths registered by age-group, sex and underlying cause of death and by other information collected at the time of registration.
Gestation-specific Infant Mortality, 2012
15-Oct-2014Births and infant deaths using information from births registered in England and Wales in 2012 linked to birth notifications data, then further linked to death registrations for babies who died before their first birthday.
National Life Tables, United Kingdom, 2011-2013
25-Sep-2014How long will I live? Life expectancy by age and sex from the National Life Tables. Data includes life expectancy for the UK and the constituent countries from 1980-82 to 2011-13.
Deaths Involving Clostridium difficile, Wales, 2013
03-Sep-2014Clostridium difficile deaths in Wales in 2013, broken down by sex, age group and place of death.
Deaths Related to Drug Poisoning in England and Wales, 2013
03-Sep-2014Drug poisoning and misuse deaths in England and Wales from 1993 onwards, by cause of death, sex, age and substances involved in the death.
Unexplained Deaths in Infancy: England and Wales, 2012
20-Aug-2014Unexplained infant deaths in England and Wales includes both sudden infant deaths and deaths for which the cause remained unascertained after a full investigation.
Mortality Statistics: Deaths Registered in 2013 (Series DR) Table 5 (Excel sheet 1945Kb)
29-Oct-2014Deaths by age, sex and underlying cause, registered in 2013. The ICD-10 codes shown are those where at least one death was coded to that underlying cause.
Mortality Statistics: Deaths Registered in 2013 (Series DR) Tables 1–4 and Tables 6–14 (Excel sheet 988Kb)
29-Oct-2014Deaths registered in 2013 by age, sex and selected underlying cause of death. Tables also provide both mortality rates and numbers of deaths over time.
The 21st Century Mortality Files - Deaths Dataset, 2001-2013 (Excel sheet 23090Kb)
29-Oct-2014The 21st Century Mortality Files are a record of mortality in England and Wales from 2001 onwards. The Deaths Dataset contains an aggregated database of deaths by age-group, sex, year and underlying cause. Populations for England and Wales can be found in the Population Dataset.
The 21st Century Mortality Files - Population Dataset, 2001-2013 (Excel sheet 83Kb)
29-Oct-2014A record of mortality in England and Wales from 2001 onwards. The Population Dataset contains populations for England and Wales. An aggregated database of deaths by age-group, sex, year and underlying cause can be found in the Deaths Dataset.
Monthly Provisional Figures on Deaths Registered in England and Wales, September 2014 (Provisional) (Excel sheet 161Kb)
28-Oct-2014Monthly death figures provide counts of deaths registered by area of usual residence, England and Wales in a calendar month.
Weekly Provisional Figures on Deaths Registered in England and Wales, Week Ending 17/10/2014 (Excel sheet 104Kb)
28-Oct-2014Table shows latest eight weeks in which data are available. Deaths registered in a week (ending on a Friday), compiled at the end of the following week.