Information and useful resources for people approaching the end of their lives and their carers is available on NHS end of life care.
Palliative and end of life care profiles
These profiles provide data updates, statistics and commentaries across multiple geographies in England. They support the interpretation of new data and provide core information for service improvement.
The data include:
place of death
underlying cause of death
care homes and the community
Other related data and profiles are produced by Public Health England to support palliative and end of life care service delivery. These are available on:
A supporting NHS Interactive Atlas version enables organisations to view the data at a local level and see where they sit within the national landscape or within their peer groups. The Atlas includes maps, charts, time series data and associated statistics across all the indicators.