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MRSA Deaths

MRSA Deaths

Last update: 17 August 2021National Statistics Icon
This section is no longer being updated, this data can be found in table 6.11.

This section presents information on the numbers of deaths for which Meticillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) was mentioned on the death certificate.

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Statistics for other parts of the United Kingdom (UK)

Further information for the rest of the UK can be found via the following website links:

  • England & Wales : Office for National Statistics, Deaths by cause
  • Northern Ireland : Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency, Deaths by cause

Note : 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.

A list of common definitions and acronyms used in this publication is available on our Glossary page.

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