Ethnic differences in adult mortality in England and Wales, 1991-2001 (Extension to Yuan Huang Lee's project A study of ethnic variations in mortality by socio-economic measures)

Yuan Huang Chow and Brian Johnson, Office for National Statistics

[Project number 20063]

This request for additional data forms part of an existing project looking at ethnic differences in mortality which was approved in 2002.

The analysis of mortality by ethnic group has now been completed. This extension aims to look at contrasting country of birth and reported ethnicity for estimating mortality by ethnic group.

In addition to explore mortality rates with the inclusion of deaths available since 1999.

LS will provide linked data on an individual's country of birth from census and death registrations to ethnic group obtained from the 1991 census.