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Vital Events Reference Tables 2015

Vital Events Reference Tables 2015

Section 6: Deaths - Causes

Information about the basis of the statistics is available from the Vital Events – General Background Information and the Deaths – Background Information pages.

For example, notes on the lists of causes of death and the definition of ‘years of life lost’ are available via the latter page.

Tables

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Section 6: Deaths - Causes
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Table 6.1

Deaths, by sex and cause, Scotland, 2005 to 2015
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Table 6.2

Deaths, numbers and rates, by sex, age and cause, Scotland, 2015
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Table 6.3

Deaths, by sex, cause and administrative area, Scotland, 2015
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Table 6.4

Deaths, by sex, age and cause, Scotland, 2015
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Table 6.5

Deaths by frequency of cause by sex, numbers and percentages, Scotland, 1986 to 2015
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Table 6.6

Death rates from malignant neoplasms (all sites), by sex and age, Scotland, 1950 to 2015
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Table 6.7

Death rates from malignant neoplasms, by sex, age and selected sites, Scotland, 1950 to 2015
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Table 6.8

Death rates from ischaemic heart disease, by sex and age, Scotland, 1950 to 2015
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Table 6.9

Death rates from cerebrovascular disease, by sex and age, Scotland, 1950 to 2015
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Table 6.10

Deaths from road transport accidents, by sex and age, Scotland, 1946 to 2015
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Table 6.11

Intentional self-harm and events of undetermined intent, Scotland, 1981 to 2015
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Table 6.12

Deaths from poisoning, by sex and cause, Scotland, 2015
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Table 6.13

Deaths aged under 90, years of 'working life' lost and years of 'life to age 90' lost due to mortality from selected causes, per 10,000 population, Scotland, 2015
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Table 6.14

Average age at death, selected causes, Scotland, 1977 to 2015
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