Source: British Heart Foundation
Sources: 1969 to 2009: England and Wales, Office for National Statistics (2010) Personal communication. 2010 to 2013: England and Wales, Office for National Statistics; Scotland, General Register Office for Scotland; Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency.
Directly age-standardised to the European Standard Population 2013.
Northern Ireland coded deaths differently until 1979, therefore these underestimate the rate compared to rest of the UK.