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United Kingdom - England and Wales Twentieth Century Mortality Files 1901-2000


General Info
Original or alternative title 
20th Century Mortality Files
England, Wales
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1901 - 12/2000
Data type
Vital registration:
  • Subnationally representative

The mortality tables for England and Wales in the twentieth century provide data on the number of deaths by sex, age group, ICD code for the underlying cause of death, and the year the death was registered. The files also contain descriptions of the ICD codes. An additional excel spreadsheet lists official population numbers for each year broken down by sex and age groups.

There are also Twenty First Century Mortality Files for 2001-2010.

The data are made available under the United Kingdom Open Government License.