Cause of Death

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Year Small-pox Measles Scarlet fever Diptheria Whooping Cough Fever Diarrhoea Cholera Violent Deaths Other
1871 105 Show data context 121 Show data context 264 Show data context 15 Show data context 29 Show data context 104 Show data context 137 Show data context 3 Show data context 169 Show data context 947 Show data context
1881 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 179 Show data context 15 Show data context 40 Show data context 58 Show data context 82 Show data context 2 Show data context 214 Show data context 597 Show data context
1891 0 Show data context 109 Show data context 70 Show data context 34 Show data context 76 Show data context 24 Show data context 85 Show data context 1 Show data context 214 Show data context 613 Show data context
1901 0 Show data context 49 Show data context 23 Show data context 44 Show data context 73 Show data context 37 Show data context 88 Show data context 1 Show data context 157 Show data context 472 Show data context
1911 0 Show data context 25 Show data context 19 Show data context 27 Show data context 73 Show data context 9 Show data context 110 Show data context 156 Show data context 419 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1911 Registrar General, Quarterly Report (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Quarterly Returns, 1871-1911. These reports used a greatly simplified cause of death classification, mainly focused on epidemic diseases of childhood, and provided no breakdown of causes of death by gender or age. Note that the detailed classification changed between 1901 and 1911: in 1911, Cholera was not listed, 'Fever' was replaced by the more specific 'Enteric or Typhoid Fever', and 'Diarrhoea' was replaced by 'Diarrhoea and Enteritis', specifical...


ly for deaths under 2 years.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Cumberland RegC through time | Life and Death Statistics | Cause of Death, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 22nd September 2019