Coroner Responded Deaths in B.C., June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

The following summarizes the number of deaths reported to the BC Coroners Service between June 25, 2021 and July 1, 2021, as well as the number of deaths recorded in the same time period from 2016 to 2020. While this data is usually not released until it has had time to settle, preliminary statistics are being made available due to public interest.

Last updated: Monday, July 26, 2021

NOTE: All deaths reported are currently being investigated to establish cause and manner of death. Once investigations are concluded, summarized data will be posted here.

Data is preliminary and subject to change.

Total Coroner Responded Deaths by Year, British Columbia, June 25 - July 1, 2016-2021

Date 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 16 30 21 29 30 55
June 26 27 26 31 30 35 46
June 27 30 27 31 30 31 56
June 28 33 37 26 28 29 147
June 29 34 33 33 24 43 301
June 30 19 26 23 20 39 130
July 1 20 26 28 20 25 80
TOTAL 179 205 193 181 232 815

Total Coroner Responded Deaths, Fraser Health Authority, June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

Date 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 6 11 3 9 6 14
June 26 9 6 5 7 10 9
June 27 9 11 6 12 7 15
June 28 7 7 5 6 8 73
June 29 7 9 9 4 12 166
June 30 3 4 4 4 11 53
July 1 8 10 6 4 7 24
TOTAL 49 58 38 46 61 354

Total Coroner Responded Deaths, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

Date 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 4 5 5 4 6 16
June 26 8 7 9 8 9 13
June 27 6 6 8 10 7 13
June 28 6 10 10 8 6 43
June 29 4 10 7 5 8 73
June 30 7 5 4 4 6 38
July 1 5 3 7 5 3 12
TOTAL 40 46 50 44 45 208

Coroner Responded Deaths, Interior Health Authority, June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

Date 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 3 5 2 7 8 13
June 26 3 6 7 8 7 11
June 27 5 4 11 4 10 14
June 28 11 10 7 2 6 11
June 29 15 7 7 8 13 23
June 30 2 4 6 5 11 20
July 1 4 7 5 7 4 30
TOTAL 43 43 45 41 59 122

Coroner Responded Deaths, Island Health Authority, June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

DATE 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 2 7 9 8 4 9
June 26 5 6 7 3 7 8
June 27 8 6 6 1 4 10
June 28 7 8 4 7 5 18
June 29 6 7 8 7 7 31
June 30 6 11 7 4 6 12
July 1 2 5 8 3 7 10
TOTAL 36 50 49 33 40 98

Coroner Responded Deaths, Northern Health Authority, June 25-July 1, 2016-2021

Date 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
June 25 1 2 2 1 6 3
June 26 2 1 3 4 2 5
June 27 2 0 0 3 3 4
June 28 2 2 0 5 4 2
June 29 2 0 2 0 3 8
June 30 1 2 2 3 5 7
July 1 1 1 2 1 4 4
TOTAL 11 8 11 17 27 33