National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future

Avoidable mortality

Avoidable mortality

Last update: 1 December 2020National Statistics Icon
Next update: Delayed
Frequency: Annual




(PDF 954 KB)



(Excel     CSV)

Statistics for other parts of the United Kingdom (UK)

Some statistics of avoidable mortality for England, Wales, Nothern Ireland and the UK as a whole can be found via the following website link:

Note: Figures for England, Wales, Nothern Ireland and the UK as a whole 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.

Contact Us

Please get in touch if you need any further information, or have any suggestions for improvement.

Statistics Customer Services telephone: (0131) 314 4299
E-mail: [email protected]

Lead Statistician: Julie Ramsay

For media enquiries, please contact [email protected]

All statistical publications