ABS Death Registrations Collection
Identifying and definitional attributes
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Mortality data are a key source of information on the health status of Australians.
Statistics on deaths are a by-product of the administrative process by which registrars of births, deaths and marriages register deaths. It is a legal requirement of each state and territory that all deaths are registered. Information about the deceased is supplied by a relative or other person acquainted wtih the deceased, or by an official of the institution where the death occurred.
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ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics). Deaths, Australia. ABS cat. no. 3302.0. http://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/3302.0
Quality Declaration Summary http://www.abs.gov.au/Ausstats/abs@.nsf/0/9FD0E6AAA0BB3388CA25750B000E3CF5?OpenDocument
Collection and usage attributes
Source and reference attributes
Australian Bureau of Statistics