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Deaths to Welsh residents: Sources of statistics

This statistical article provides a summary of sources of routinely published statistics on deaths to Welsh residents.

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is responsible for collating and publishing official statistics on deaths to residents of England and Wales. These are based on information collected when a death is registered. ONS issues a range of statistical releases on this topic throughout the year, many including Welsh data.

This statistical article provides an overview of what is included within these outputs in terms of data for Wales. It includes a list of the main outputs, when they are published, what information they contain for Wales, and a weblink to the output. It also provides details of some additional background information on quality, methodology, and other sources of information.


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