Figure 3: Female age-standardised mortality rates for top five leading causes of death, 2001 to 2016
England and Wales
Source: Office for National Statistics
- Based on deaths registered in each calendar year.
- The cause of death groups used here are based on a list developed by the World Health Organization (WHO), modified for use in England and Wales.
- These rates are for all ages and are standardised to the 2013 European Standard Population.
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