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    Cyswllt:
  • Dyddiad y datganiad:
    06 June 2023
  • Cyhoeddiad nesaf:
    13 June 2023

About this Dataset

Provisional counts of the number of deaths registered in England and Wales, by age, sex and region, in the latest weeks for which data are available. Includes the most up-to-date figures available for deaths involving coronavirus (COVID-19).

Edition in the dataset

2023 edition of this dataset

Previous versions of this data are available.

2022 edition of this dataset up to week ending 30 December 2022

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2021 edition of this dataset up to week ending 31 December 2021

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2020 edition of this dataset up to week ending 1 January 2021

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2019 edition of this dataset up to week ending 27 December 2019

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2018 edition of this dataset up to week ending 28 December 2018

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2017 edition of this dataset up to week ending 29 December 2017

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2016 edition of this dataset up to week ending 30 December 2016

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2015 edition of this dataset up to week ending 1 January 2016

2014 edition of this dataset up to week ending 26 December 2014

2013 edition of this dataset up to week ending 27 December 2013

2012 edition of this dataset up to week ending 28 December 2012

2011 edition of this dataset up to week ending 30 December 2011

2010 edition of this dataset up to week ending 31 December 2010

Nodiadau pwysig a gwybodaeth ynghylch defnyddio

  • In the week ending 26 May 2023 (Week 21) 11,111 deaths were registered in England and Wales; this was 10.1% above the five-year average (1,021 more deaths).
  • The number of deaths registered in England in the week ending 26 May 2023 (Week 21) was 10,402; this was 10.2% above the five-year average (959 excess deaths).
  • The number of deaths registered in Wales in the week ending 26 May 2023 (Week 21) was 673; this was 7.5% above the five-year average (47 excess deaths).
  • Of the deaths registered in week 21 in England and Wales, 262 mentioned novel coronavirus (COVID-19), accounting for 2.4% of all deaths; this was 60 fewer deaths with COVID-19 mentioned compared with the previous week.
  • Of the deaths registered in week 21 in England 251 mentioned COVID-19, accounting for 2.4% of all deaths; in Wales 11 deaths mentioned COVID-19 accounting for 1.6% of all deaths.
  • Of the 262 deaths involving COVID-19 in week 21, 64.5% (169 deaths) had this recorded as the underlying cause of death, which was greater proportion when compared with Week 20 (63.4%).
  • Using the most up-to-date data we have available the number of deaths from the week ending 13 March 2020 to the week ending 26 May 2023 was 1,919,585 in England and Wales; of these 1,798,269 were recorded in England and 118,240 were recorded in Wales.
  • From the week ending 13 March 2020 to the week ending 26 May 2023 the number of deaths involving COVID-19 in England and Wales was 205,002 of these, 192,756 were recorded in England and 11,902 were recorded in Wales.
  • From the week ending 13 March 2020 to the week ending 26 May 2023 the number of excess deaths above the five-year average in England and Wales was 188,019, in England and Wales of these, 179,500 were recorded in England and 9,722 were recorded in Wales.
  • The number of deaths was above the five-year average in private homes (17.3% above, 472 excess deaths), hospitals (6.3% above, 282 excess deaths), care homes (6.7% above, 137 excess deaths) and other settings (15.8% above, 130 excess deaths).
  • The number of deaths registered in the UK in the week ending 26 May 2023 (Week 21) was 12,528, which was 9.4% above the five-year average (1,076 excess deaths); of these deaths, 282 involved COVID-19.