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Supporting information for Child Mortality Statistics tables which present final statistics on stillbirths, infant deaths and childhood deaths that occurred in England and Wales in a calendar year.
Keywords: deaths under 1 year, stillbirth, neonatal, postneonatal
Supporting information for mortality statistics which present figures on deaths registered in England and Wales in a specific week, month or year.
Stillbirths, infant deaths and childhood deaths occurring annually in England and Wales
Keywords: deaths under 1 year,stillbirth,neonatal,postneonatal
Our database of unexplained deaths in infancy is used to create the annual bulletin Unexplained deaths in infancy in England and Wales. It includes sudden infant deaths and infant deaths where the causes remained unascertained after a full investigation.
Keywords: cot death,mortality,birthweight,age at death,sids
This report is part of an ongoing programme of quality reports that we created to go alongside the statistical outputs. The deaths and mortality rates are given for all deaths related to drug poisoning (legal and illegal) and for drug misuse (involving illegal drugs).
Keywords: legal drugs,illegal drugs,drug misuse,substances,ICD-10
Research suggest there is Excess Winter Mortality (EWM) in England and Wales compared with other European countries with colder climates. To measure this excess, each year we calculate the number of excess winter deaths and the EWM index.
Keywords: EWM,deaths,cold weather
C. difficile is a spore forming bacterium, it can cause diarrhoea and severe inflammation of the bowel. Vulnerable people and people being treated with antibiotics are at the highest risk of getting C. difficile. It is normally spread on the hands of healthcare staff of other people that have been in contact with an infected patient.
Keywords: bacteria,spore,high risk,antibiotics
This output gives age standardised suicide rates per 100,000 population and numbers of suicides for the UK, England and Wales, England, Wales and regions in England from 1981. They are standardised using the European Standard Population to make sure comparisons can be made between different areas over time.
Keywords: death,regional areas
Infant deaths that have been linked to their corresponding birth record for infants born in a given calendar year.
Keywords: infant mortality,child motality,stillbirth,child death
Deaths involving MRSA presents statistics on the number of deaths and mortality rates where MRSA is mentioned on the death certificate. The data are broken down by sex, age group and place of death.
Keywords: S. aureus,bacteria,disease