Find out what causes it and how rates can be reduced.
In 2012, one in three deaths in England
was under the age of 751
Longer Lives highlights premature mortality across every local authority in England, giving people important information to help them improve their community’s health.
See how your local authority compares
Peer group outcomes
Longer Lives provides peer grouping so local authorities can compare their premature mortality rates with others of similar socioeconomic status. On the right are the authorities with the best rates in each of the five more deprived groups, and the authorities with the worst rates in each of the five less deprived groups.
- Authorities with worst rates in the five less deprived groups
- Bracknell Forest
- Milton Keynes
- Lancashire cc
Making England's mortality data accessible to everyone.
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1 Office for National Statistics. Mortality Statistics: Deaths Registered in England and Wales by Area of Usual Residence, 2011.