Data Collection & Analysis
Data Collection and Analysis Unit
Department of Public Health
County of Los Angeles
DPH Vital Records Office
313 North Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
(213) 240-7812 (births)
(213) 240-7816 (deaths)
Los Angeles County is home to more people than any state other than
California, Texas, New York, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio,
Approximately 140,000 babies are born in Los Angeles County every
Approximately 60,000 deaths occur in Los Angeles County every year.
Note: PDF documents on this site were created using Adobe Acrobat 5.0 or later. If you are using an earlier version of Adobe Acrobat Reader (4.x or less), document functionality may be reduced.
Annual Mortality Reports
If you would like to receive any of our reports
and/or publications by mail, please click
Redelings, M.D., Wise, M.E., and Sorvillo, F.
Using multiple cause-of-death data to investigate
associations and causality between conditions listed
on the death certificate. Am J Epidemiol.
Shafir, S.C., Wang, W., Sorvillo, F., Wise, M.E.,
Moore, M., Sorvillo, T., and Eberhard, M.L. Thermal
death point of Baylisascaris procyonis eggs. Emerg
Infect Dis 2007;13(1):172-173.
Sharip, A., Sorvillo, F., Redelings, M.D., Mascola,
L., Wise, M.E., and Nguyen, D. Population-based
analysis of meningococcal disease mortality in the
United States, 1990–2002. Pediatr Infect Dis J
Redelings, M. D., Frye, D. M., and Sorvillo, F. High
Incidence of HIV-Associated Mortality Among Black
and Hispanic Infants and Women of Childbearing Age
in the United States 1990-2001. J Acquir Immune
Defic Syndr 2005; 39(4):496-498.
M. E. and Sorvillo, F. Hepatitis A--related
mortality in California, 1989-2000: analysis of
multiple cause-coded death data. Am J Public Health
Redelings, M. D., Sorvillo, F., and Simon, P. A
population-based analysis of pneumococcal disease
mortality in California, 1989-1998. Public Health
Rep 2005; 120(2):157-64.
M. E., Sorvillo, F. J., Shafir, S. C., Ash, L. R.,
and Berlin, O. G. Severe and fatal central nervous
system disease in humans caused by Baylisascaris
procyonis, the common roundworm of raccoons: a
review of current literature. Microbes Infect 2005;
Redelings, M. D., Sorvillo, F., Simon, P., and
Mascola, L. Declining early childhood mortality from
invasive pneumococcal disease: the impact of
vaccination. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2005;
McCoy, L., Sorvillo, F., and Simon, P.
Varicella-related mortality in California,
1988-2000. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2004; 23(6):498-503.
Learn more about our data reports and publications.
DCA Unit Reports
Epidemiology Unit Reports
Health Assessment Unit Reports
Los Angeles County Public Health Department Reports