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WHO Mortality Database Version November 2014


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1950 - 12/2013
Series or system 
WHO Mortality Database
Data type

The WHO Mortality Database contains vital registration data reported by the countries to the WHO. Each Member State reports population data together with their mortality data, to represent the population covered by the death registration system. However, the completeness of death registration may be less than 100% for the specified registration population.

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Suggested citation 
World Health Organization (WHO). WHO Mortality Database Version November 2014. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO), 2014.