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 52 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 13 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 67 Show data context 15 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 284 Show data context 178 Show data context 58 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 32 Show data context 30 Show data context 6 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 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 289 Show data context 7 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 15 Show data context 16 Show data context 18 Show data context 24 Show data context 12 Show data context 16 Show data context 16 Show data context 16 Show data context 15 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 4 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 256 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 13 Show data context
Cholera 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 28 Show data context 64 Show data context 108 Show data context 85 Show data context 29 Show data context
Scrofula 28 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 125 Show data context 12 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 98 Show data context 31 Show data context 36 Show data context 107 Show data context 156 Show data context 225 Show data context 161 Show data context 184 Show data context 169 Show data context 62 Show data context 8 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 72 Show data context 25 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 362 Show data context 33 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 26 Show data context 27 Show data context 37 Show data context 73 Show data context 134 Show data context 195 Show data context 159 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 24 Show data context 40 Show data context 66 Show data context 112 Show data context 120 Show data context 62 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 639 Show data context 27 Show data context 10 Show data context 17 Show data context 17 Show data context 34 Show data context 71 Show data context 113 Show data context 205 Show data context 214 Show data context 134 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 54 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 10 Show data context 11 Show data context 28 Show data context 30 Show data context 44 Show data context 72 Show data context 76 Show data context 37 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 10 Show data context 24 Show data context 21 Show data context 37 Show data context 48 Show data context 18 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 18 Show data context 19 Show data context 3 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 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 45 Show data context 18 Show data context 33 Show data context 55 Show data context 42 Show data context 28 Show data context 38 Show data context 31 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context
Other Causes 1,696 Show data context 43 Show data context 17 Show data context 14 Show data context 13 Show data context 29 Show data context 42 Show data context 58 Show data context 113 Show data context 344 Show data context 785 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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Redruth 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/10101116/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 19th November 2019