New data released on Tuesday by office of The General Registrar showed that 81.16 lakh deaths were recorded in Country in 2020 about six percent higher From the previous year, a number, which is constant with last trend of Increase recordings of births and deaths in Country.
Data from the civil registry system (CRS) showed that while the number of registered births in 2020 was declined From 2.48 crore rupees in 2019 to 2.42 crores death Recordings increased from 76.41 lakh in 2019 to 81.16 lakh now.
This is not the actual number of births and deaths in India in 2020, but only those births and deaths that have been recorded. Sign Up of births The deaths are steadily increasing in Last few years. Registration of death cases, in Special, sharp saw jump in The last Three years. in 2019, for Example, 92 for each of All deaths were recorded, a significant increase from 79 percent of recordings just 2 years ago (2017). Almost 95 percent of everyone births Registered now.
Actual number of births and deaths in India is estimated through a separate survey-based process known as the Sample Recording System, or SRS. in 2019, for Example, 83.01 lakh people It is assumed that they are dead in India, of Of which 76.41 thousand deaths, or 92 percent, were recorded in Civil registration system. SRS data for 2020 is still so availableBecause of which is the percentage of Registration in 2020 is not known as of right Now.
There is great interest in The death Preparation of 2020 because of of big number of death cases caused by Covid-19. to me official The numbers are about 1.49 lakh people Died of Covid-19 in 2020. As of right Now, over 5.23 lakh people It is known that they died because of of COVID-19.
The CRS numbers released on Tuesday don’t say anything about Covid-19 deaths. They only talk about total number of registered all-cause death cases in The year. these numbers, on their own, don’t do it throw Which light on Actual number of covid-19 deaths in Country.
However, NITI member Aayog (Health) Dr VK Paul said the CRS data was an indication that the actual figure of covid-19 deaths in Country in Perhaps 2020 wasn’t all that different from official fees.
“This data is not attributable to cause of deathBut of Of course 4.74 lakh excess deaths (recorded) (compared to the previous one year) also includes deaths from Covid-19. There may be some more Deaths due to Covid-19 compared to reported numbers but now we have the actual number of deaths from 2020. This is total The envelope you’re talking about of Excess deaths, therefore, cannot be the toll of Covid-19 in Some prohibitive complications,” Paul said.
He said the increase in Could be the cause of recorded deaths of many reasons.
First, the number of excess deaths was recorded in 2020 in The whole report-cause no deaths just Because of The new Illness. Second, we have population Between the two is higher by Rs 1.6 crores so higher number of death cases. Third registration of death made easy, people be more aware, hmm need Certificates for bank accounts and property Settlements, so there is a growing trend of Recordings and that also must be calculated for,” He said.