27 June 2018
The definition of the statistics
Categories of causes of accidental deaths
List of Tables and Chart
Note: age-standardised accidental death rates are available from the Age-standardised Death Rates section of this website.
Further information for the rest of the UK can be found via the following website links:
England & Wales
(Office for National Statistics)
(Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency)
Births and Deaths
Figures for England & Wales and/or Northern Ireland may not always be on exactly the same basis as National Records of Scotland (NRS) figures: there can be differences in the coverage of what at first sight appear to be the same statistics.
Please contact our Statistics Customer Services if you need any further information.