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Data Collection & Analysis

Data Collection & Analysis
Data Collection and Analysis Unit
Department of Public Health
County of Los Angeles

DPH Vital Records Office
DPH Vital Records Office
313 North Figueroa Street
Room Lobby-1
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Phone: (213) 288-7812 (births)
Phone: (213) 288-7816 (deaths)
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COVID-19 Announcement
The Vital Records office is open to the public by appointment only for immediate need requests between 8:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., with limited staff and services processing ship out, burial permits death and birth certificates. For “ship out” cases and urgent burial permits, please call (213) 288-7816. For immediate need birth certificates for 2019 and 2020, please call (213) 288-7812.

Anuncio de COVID-19
La Oficina de Vital Records está abierta al público solamente con cita para solicitudes de necesidad inmediata entre 8:00 de la mañana y la 1:00 de la tarde con personal y servicios limitados para procesar permisos de translados, permisos de entierro y certificados de nacimiento. Para solicitudes de permisos de translados y permisos de entierro urgentes, llame al (213) 288-7816. Para pedir certificados de nacimiento de necesidad inmediata del año 2019 y 2020, llame al (213) 288-7812.

Data Collection & Analysis
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The Data Collection and Analysis Unit is primarily responsible for the collection, processing, and analysis of birth and death data.  This unit also provides statistical reports based on vital records and other health status indicators derived from other public health data for Los Angeles County.

Please find information about ordering birth and death certificates, reports, statistics, and links to other health data.

For Holiday Schedule information, please click here.

Notice of Certificate Availability

We maintain records of births that occurred in Los Angeles County, except for Long Beach and Pasadena, for the current year and prior year.

We maintain records of births for the current year and prior year.  After the child's second year, the birth certificate can be obtained through the LAC Registrar-Recorder's Office.

We maintain records of deaths for individuals who died in the County of Los Angeles* within one year of death. Once it passes one year period, the death certificate can be obtained through the LAC Registrar-Recorder's Office.

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC)
Birth, Death and Marriage Records Section
12400 Imperial Highway
Norwalk, California 90650
Telephone: (800)201-8999

*Excludes Long Beach and Pasadena.  For more information, click here.

Did You Know...
Los Angeles County is home to more people than any state other than California, Texas, New York, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Michigan.

Approximately 140,000 babies are born in Los Angeles County every year.

Approximately 60,000 deaths occur in Los Angeles County every year.
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