Data quality statement

The data quality statement underpinning the NDI can be found at: National Death Index (NDI), Data Quality Statement

The data quality statements underpinning the AIHW National Mortality Database can be found in the following Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) publications:

For more information on the AIHW National Mortality Database, see Deaths data at AIHW and the National Mortality Database.



16 December 2022 - The downloadable excel data tables and PDF infographic have been updated for minor corrections. In addition, minor typographical and editorial updates were made to the report text.

Note that for all changes, the overall conclusions of this report remain the same, there were no sensitivities around any of the changes, and changes to any numbers were not of statistical significance.