On January 1, 2010, Missouri implemented a web-based vital events registration system. At the same time, deaths were registered using the revised 2003 US Standard Death Certificate, which incorporated several changes from the previous certificate. See the links below for details.

  • [Complete List of All] Data Elements Reported to DHSS
  • Data Elements That May Be Requested* for Research, Administrative or Statistical Purposes (Conditional on DHSS Approval)

*Not all data items reported to DHSS may be released due to statutory requirements or privacy considerations.