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Scottish hospitals deaths 2010-2020: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
9 Mar 2021
Scottish hospitals deaths 2010-2020: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100150675
Date received: 4 Feb 2021
Date responded: 16 Feb 2021
Information requested

Breakdown of the number of deaths in Scottish hospitals from 2010-2020

Response

I enclose a copy of all of the information you requested in the format you asked for.

Year of

Registration

Number of

deaths

2010

30,264

2011

29,239

2012

29,305

2013

28,883

2014

28,301

2015

29,417

2016

28,422

2017

28,621

2018

28,604

2019

27,860

2020

27,967

These statistics are produced by National Records of Scotland (NRS). If you have further enquiries on them you may wish to contact NRS at statisticscustomerservices@nrscotland.gov.uk who may be able to help you.

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