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Saudi Arabia Annual Mortality Report 2005


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2005 - 12/2005
Data type
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative

The report covers deaths reported by 195 Ministry of Health hospitals. The coding of the underlying cause of death uses ICD-10 classification. The deaths are broken down by sex, nationality, and whether the deaths occurred inside or outside of a hospital. Distribution of deaths are published according to age group, region, and cause of death. The seven chapters in the report include: general mortality, infant mortality, maternal mortality, deaths due to circulatory system diseases, and deaths due to road traffic accidents.

Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Saudi Arabia). Saudi Arabia Annual Mortality Report 2005. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Ministry of Health (Saudi Arabia).