The NDI database is a listing of all deaths that have occurred in Australia since 1980. It is an invaluable tool for epidemiologists and clinicians in following up research cohorts using record linkage.

Collection details

Temporal coverage

from 1 January 1980

Geographical coverage


Data availability

  • restrictions and limitations govern the availability or use of other data in this holding

Data scope

All deaths in Australia since 1980.


Admin data

Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)

External links and information 



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