4.08 - Mortality rate from a range of specified communicable diseases, including influenza

Number of deaths from certain infectious and parasitic diseases (classified by underlying cause of death recorded as ICD-10 codes A00-B99), influenza (J09-J11) registered in the respective calendar years, aggregated into quinary age bands (0-4, 5-9, ..., 85-89, 90+).Counts of deaths for years up to and including 2013 have been adjusted where needed to take account of the IRIS ICD-10 coding change introduced in 2014, the detailed guidance on the implementation is available at http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/subnational-health3/impact-of-the-implementation-of-iris-software-for-icd-10-cause-of-death-coding-on-mortality-statistics/england-and-wales/stb-impact-of-the-implementation-of-iris.html?format=print Counts of deaths for years up to and including 2010 have been double adjusted by applying comparability ratios from both the 2011 coding change and the IRIS coding change where needed to take account of both the IRIS coding change and the ICD-10 coding change introduced in 2011. The detailed guidance on the 2011 implementation is available at http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/guide-method/classifications/international-standard-classifications/icd-10-for-mortality/comparability-ratios/index.html

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Coverage Start Date 2001-01-01
Coverage End Date 2015-12-31
Origin Public Health England (based on ONS source data)
Frequency Annually
Homepage http://www.phoutcomes.info
License UK Open Government Licence (OGL)
Publisher Public Health England
Visibility PUBLIC
Source http://www.phoutcomes.info
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