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Saudi Arabia Annual Mortality Report 2003


General Info
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2003 - 12/2003
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 death 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.