Research and analysis

Measles deaths

Measles deaths in England and Wales by age group and measles deaths compared to the number of measles notifications.



These documents provide the following measles statistics:

  • measles deaths by age group from 1980 to 2017 (ONS data)
  • measles notifications and deaths in England and Wales from 1940 to 2017
Published 10 January 2014
Last updated 15 August 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated data tables to include 2017 data.

  2. Updated measles death data.

  3. First published.