Official Concept and Definition

Death

Definition

The permanent disappearance of all evidence of life at any time after live birth has taken place (postnatal cessation of vital functions without capability of resuscitation)
Notes:
This definition excludes foetal deaths

Formula
PSS Agency PSA
Source/s

PSA

https://psa.gov.ph/
Indicators / Statistics Being Generated Health and Nutrition
PSA Board Resolution PSA Board Resolution No 01, Series of 2017 - 182
https://psa.gov.ph/sites/default/files/PSA%20BOARD%20RESO%2001%202017.pdf
Statistical Domain Demographic and social statistics
Statistical Activity Population and migration

Official Concepts and Definitions

Flyer

Video

Contact Us

Statistical Standards Division
Standards Service
+632 8376-1928 / 8376-1931