Registrar General Annual Report 2018 Cause of Death

Date published: 06 November 2019



In 2018...

There were 15,922 deaths registered.  Cancer was the leading cause of death, followed by circulatory disease.

Charts and tables containing detailed statistics on Causes of Death this year are available below:

Users of our Cause of Death statistics may also be interested in the additional tables relating to suicides registered in 2018, available as an addendum to the Annual Report of the Registrar General here.