Children's health and well-being including childhood, infant and perinatal mortality; unexplained deaths in infancy; childhood cancer survival; and children's well-being.
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Sudden infant deaths in England and Wales and deaths for which the cause remained unascertained after a full investigation.
Live births, stillbirths and linked infant deaths occurring annually in England and Wales, and associated risk factors.
Live births, stillbirths and linked infant deaths for babies born in a given calendar year in England and Wales, and associated risk factors including gestational age, birthweight, mother's age at birth and ethnicity.
Unexpected deaths, i.e. deaths certified by a coroner, and infant deaths by selected causes in England and Wales for the period 2004 to 2015.
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Child health Statistical bulletins
Deaths under 1 year of age including both sudden infant deaths, often called “cot deaths”, and deaths of undetermined cause, with associated risk factors.
Stillbirths, infant and childhood deaths occurring annually in England and Wales, and associated risk factors.
Death rates of pre-term, full-term and post-term babies and various factors that may influence their survival.
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The UK has dropped several ranks in the European Union rankings of child mortality since 1990, recent analysis of WHO and ONS data has found.
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