Request for information used to make Observed-versus-expected tables
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From: R Bailey
Dear Ministry of Health,
I would like documents relating to the creation of the expected deaths tables available online at:
The website says:
"Data for expected death rates was obtained from the AESI background rate (SAFE) study provided by the University of Auckland. The age-specific background rates used are the average from 2008-2019."
The link provided does not supply any information regarding expected deaths rates. Only expected adverse reaction rates.
To avoid doubt:
I would like all documents and files used by whomever it was that created these charts so I can replicate the results.
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