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The National Death Index (NDI) is a data base developed and maintained by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, in Canberra. The data base 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.
from 1 January 1980
All deaths in Australia since 1980.
Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)
National Death Index (NDI), Data Quality Statement
External links and information
AIHW National Death Index
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