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Table 1 Cause of death by age group in England between 2016 and 2019

From: Mortality by opioid poisoning in children and teenagers and opioid prescriptions

Year Age group Cause of death
   Methadone Other opioids Other synthetic narcotics Other and unspecified narcotics
2016 Under 1 0 0 1 0
  14 1 0 0 0
  59 0 0 0 0
  1014 0 0 0 0
  15–19 2 6 2 1
  Total 3 6 3 1
2017 Under 1 0 0 0 0
  14 0 0 0 0
  59 0 0 0 0
  1014 0 1 0 0
  15–19 2 8 5 1
  Total 2 9 5 1
2018 Under 1 0 1 0 0
  14 2 0 1 0
  59 1 0 0 0
  1014 0 1 0 1
  15–19 0 3 2 1
  Total 3 5 3 2
2019 Under 1 0 1 0 0
  14 0 0 0 0
  59 0 0 0 0
  1014 0 1 1 0
  15–19 0 9 1 0
  Total 0 11 2 0