Decennial Cause of Death by Age

No chart.

Data for 01 Jan 1871 to 31 Dec 1880 Age in mainly 10-year bands to age 75
Cause of Death (RG 1870s DS definition) Under 5 years 5 to 9 10 to 14 15 to 19 20 to 24 25 to 34 35 to 44 45 to 54 55 to 64 65 to 74 75 and up
Small-pox 113 Show data context 60 Show data context 20 Show data context 29 Show data context 40 Show data context 66 Show data context 44 Show data context 26 Show data context 20 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 647 Show data context 42 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,125 Show data context 556 Show data context 121 Show data context 28 Show data context 28 Show data context 23 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diphtheria 163 Show data context 99 Show data context 34 Show data context 14 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,024 Show data context 24 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 6 Show data context 15 Show data context 14 Show data context 16 Show data context 13 Show data context 23 Show data context 15 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Enteric Fever 162 Show data context 124 Show data context 97 Show data context 146 Show data context 161 Show data context 223 Show data context 135 Show data context 95 Show data context 57 Show data context 42 Show data context 17 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 70 Show data context 25 Show data context 22 Show data context 25 Show data context 15 Show data context 29 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 18 Show data context 18 Show data context 2 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 15 Show data context 50 Show data context 71 Show data context 51 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,778 Show data context 19 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 20 Show data context 30 Show data context 33 Show data context 50 Show data context 115 Show data context 153 Show data context
Cholera 33 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context
Cancer 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 10 Show data context 47 Show data context 147 Show data context 239 Show data context 344 Show data context 353 Show data context 186 Show data context
Scrofula 167 Show data context 28 Show data context 11 Show data context 27 Show data context 8 Show data context 18 Show data context 20 Show data context 12 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 753 Show data context 38 Show data context 35 Show data context 11 Show data context 18 Show data context 15 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Phthisis 189 Show data context 114 Show data context 208 Show data context 555 Show data context 718 Show data context 1,273 Show data context 846 Show data context 487 Show data context 299 Show data context 98 Show data context 8 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 770 Show data context 119 Show data context 42 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 3,706 Show data context 164 Show data context 89 Show data context 99 Show data context 82 Show data context 163 Show data context 206 Show data context 386 Show data context 663 Show data context 1,029 Show data context 863 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 33 Show data context 38 Show data context 56 Show data context 74 Show data context 70 Show data context 194 Show data context 394 Show data context 469 Show data context 795 Show data context 1,096 Show data context 693 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,017 Show data context 138 Show data context 54 Show data context 79 Show data context 98 Show data context 273 Show data context 419 Show data context 449 Show data context 777 Show data context 1,145 Show data context 1,199 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 511 Show data context 56 Show data context 30 Show data context 60 Show data context 62 Show data context 165 Show data context 300 Show data context 378 Show data context 505 Show data context 528 Show data context 276 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 56 Show data context 31 Show data context 17 Show data context 27 Show data context 38 Show data context 82 Show data context 120 Show data context 108 Show data context 183 Show data context 218 Show data context 163 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 19 Show data context 23 Show data context 36 Show data context 31 Show data context 23 Show data context 7 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 12 Show data context 52 Show data context 107 Show data context 108 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 23 Show data context 37 Show data context 34 Show data context 31 Show data context 17 Show data context 7 Show data context
Other Violence 389 Show data context 113 Show data context 123 Show data context 148 Show data context 148 Show data context 235 Show data context 185 Show data context 183 Show data context 155 Show data context 121 Show data context 117 Show data context
Other Causes 6,063 Show data context 192 Show data context 94 Show data context 97 Show data context 102 Show data context 219 Show data context 223 Show data context 270 Show data context 445 Show data context 1,141 Show data context 3,704 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

We are grateful to the following contributors. If you make use of the data in your own work, please follow any instructions given here on acknowledgment and re-use.

Date: Acknowledgments:
1871 - 1880 Robert Woods (Department of Geography, University of Liverpool). Role: transcriber. Restrictions on use: the contributor must be acknowledged but the data may be freely used for non-commercial purposes.

 

This website exists to help people doing personal research projects on particular areas within a locality. So long as you are using our data for only a small number of units, you are not making money out of what you are doing, and you are not systematically re-publishing our data, you do not need to request permission from us, but you do need to acknowledge us as your source with the wording:

"This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which is copyright of the Great Britain Historical GIS Project and the University of Portsmouth".

Where the above statement is included in a web page or similar online resource, the reference to "www.VisionofBritain.org.uk" must be a working hyperlink.

nCube definition


Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Decennial Supplement, 1871-80, cross-tabulated by age. Unlike earlier reports, the 1871-80 Supplement provides no information about gender at all.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, North Riding RegC through time | Life and Death Statistics | Decennial Cause of Death by Age, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10041776/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 22nd October 2019