National Records of Scotland

Preserving the past, Recording the present, Informing the future



This page contains previous datasets published for “Deaths registered weekly in Scotland”. This data was compiled using unrevised population and deaths data. Users should be aware that these were provisional data when published and are therefore subject to change when comparing with data published at a later date. The latest information can be found on the Weekly deaths registered in Scotland landing page. 

Superseded as of 24 April 2024

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Finalised weekly deaths, expected deaths and excess deaths for 2011 to 2022 (new excess deaths methodology)


data icon Comparison of excess deaths methods for weekly deaths, 2011 to 2023


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