Decennial Cause of Death by Age

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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 19 Show data context 16 Show data context 12 Show data context 11 Show data context 16 Show data context 17 Show data context 11 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 156 Show data context 9 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 80 Show data context 37 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 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
Diphtheria 47 Show data context 23 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 316 Show data context 9 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 0 Show data context
Typhus 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 56 Show data context 33 Show data context 15 Show data context 16 Show data context 12 Show data context 21 Show data context 10 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 346 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 13 Show data context
Cholera 34 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 11 Show data context 36 Show data context 67 Show data context 81 Show data context 46 Show data context 24 Show data context
Scrofula 49 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 191 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 90 Show data context 36 Show data context 40 Show data context 89 Show data context 198 Show data context 392 Show data context 340 Show data context 187 Show data context 69 Show data context 27 Show data context 2 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 165 Show data context 15 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 661 Show data context 41 Show data context 25 Show data context 20 Show data context 20 Show data context 57 Show data context 77 Show data context 97 Show data context 137 Show data context 209 Show data context 175 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 16 Show data context 16 Show data context 18 Show data context 81 Show data context 141 Show data context 121 Show data context 166 Show data context 146 Show data context 100 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 799 Show data context 29 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 49 Show data context 98 Show data context 116 Show data context 114 Show data context 154 Show data context 200 Show data context 168 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 165 Show data context 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 14 Show data context 62 Show data context 74 Show data context 80 Show data context 90 Show data context 77 Show data context 66 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 29 Show data context 47 Show data context 34 Show data context 46 Show data context 49 Show data context 43 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 28 Show data context 16 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 17 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 69 Show data context 19 Show data context 17 Show data context 30 Show data context 23 Show data context 51 Show data context 41 Show data context 34 Show data context 27 Show data context 10 Show data context 17 Show data context
Other Causes 1,073 Show data context 35 Show data context 12 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 48 Show data context 64 Show data context 60 Show data context 91 Show data context 232 Show data context 528 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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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.

 

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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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Medway PLU/RegD 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/10055787/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 25th January 2020