Methodology related to causes of death

  • Gestation specific infant mortality QMI

    Quality and methodology information | Revised on 13 July 2012

    Gestation specific infant mortality is based on our birth and infant data, which includes information from the NHS NN4B. This statistical bulletin reports the estimates for births and infant deaths by gestational age and ethnicity.

    Keywords: birthweight,ethnicity,socio economic,marital status,age of mother

  • Avoidable mortality in England and Wales QMI

    Quality and methodology information | Revised on 24 August 2016

    Looks at amenable, preventable and avoidable deaths in England and Wales

    Keywords: amenable,preventable,deaths,death registration

  • Alcohol related deaths in the UK QMI

    Quality and methodology information | Revised on 21 July 2015

    Alcohol related deaths in the UK reports the number of deaths where the underlying cause is alcohol related. Data are extracted from our Death Registrations Database if the underlying cause of death is thought to be alcohol related.

    Keywords: drinking,mortality,alcoholism