Mortality Statistics for England and Wales

This section of the database contains mortality statistics transcribed from the various reports of the Registrar General. A separate section covers Scottish statistics. For some sample maps drawn using data from this section of the database, look at our sampler The Health of the Nation.


Tables within section:

TableTypeContents
cause_reg Raw Data Decennial cause of death data for Registration Districts in England and Wales 1851-1910
chol_1866 Raw Data Individual cholera deaths in London in summer and autumn 1866
cod_age_ew_1921_71 Raw Data Age-specific cause of death by decade for England and Wales
im_lgd Raw Data Infant Mortality Statistics for Local Government Districts in 1911
inf_mort_ew_1970_2006 Raw Data Infant mortality data for wards in England and Wales, 1970-2006.
inf_mort_uk_modern Raw Data Births and infant deaths for local authorities in the United Kingdom, 2010 onwards
mort_1992_ew Raw Data Infant mortality data for Local Authorities in England and Wales, 1990-1992
mort_2010_ew Raw Data Infant mortality data for Local Authorities in England and Wales, 2008-2010
mort_acd_lgd Raw Data Annual Cause-of-Death Statistics for Local Government Districts, 1911-1920.
mort_age_1870s Raw Data Age-specific mortality data for Registration Districts in England and Wales for 1871-80
mort_age_ew_modern Raw Data Deaths by age and gender for local authorities in England and Wales, 2009 onwards
mort_age_gb_rates Raw Data National age- and sex-specific mortality rates for England and Wales, Scotland and Great Britain
mort_age_lgd Raw Data Age-specific mortality by decade for Local Govt. Dists. in England and Wales
mort_age_reg Raw Data Age-specific mortality data by decade for Registration Districts in England and Wales
mort_ew_lad_modern Raw Data Mortality totals for local authorities in England and Wales, 2008-2015
mort_lgd_ew Raw Data Annual Birth and Death statistics for Local Government Districts in England and Wales, 1911-74.
mort_reg_corr Raw Data Annual CORRECTED cause-of-death data for London Districts., 1860-1920
mort_reg_ew Raw Data Annual cause-of-death Statistics for Registration Districts in England and Wales, 1851-1910.
mort_sub Raw Data Quarterly mortality counts for Registration sub-Districts
mort_sub_summary Derived Annual summary of quarterly mortality counts for Registration sub-Districts
vital_reg_ew Raw Data Annual birth, marriage and death counts for Registration Districts in England & Wales (currently 1861 only)