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India - Delhi Medical Certification of Cause of Death Report 2016

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General Info
Original or alternative title 
Report on Medical Certification of Cause of Deaths (MCCD)
Geography 
India (IND)
Delhi
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/2016 - 12/2016
Data type
Summary 

The Report on Medical Certification of Cause of Deaths (MCCD) in Delhi 2016 covers mortality data from hospitals and all health institutions. Deaths that occur inside a home are not recorded by MCCD. Causes of institutional deaths are certified by medical practitioners. Death registration is collected by three government bodies in Delhi: the MCD (Municipal Corporation of Delhi), the NDMC (New Delhi Municipal Council), and the DCB (Delhi Cantonment Board).

Citation
Publication year 
2017
Suggested citation 
Directorate of Economics and Statistics and Office of Chief Registrar Births and Deaths (Delhi Territory, India). India - Delhi Medical Certification of Cause of Death Report 2016. Delhi, India: Directorate of Economics and Statistics and Office of Chief Registrar Births and Deaths (Delhi Territory, India), 2017.