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 157 Show data context 70 Show data context 40 Show data context 42 Show data context 65 Show data context 92 Show data context 32 Show data context 17 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 1,147 Show data context 122 Show data context 20 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,432 Show data context 613 Show data context 167 Show data context 38 Show data context 14 Show data context 18 Show data context 10 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diphtheria 168 Show data context 151 Show data context 54 Show data context 20 Show data context 10 Show data context 15 Show data context 6 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,701 Show data context 50 Show data context 2 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
Typhus 15 Show data context 18 Show data context 19 Show data context 41 Show data context 27 Show data context 24 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
Enteric Fever 157 Show data context 152 Show data context 174 Show data context 210 Show data context 134 Show data context 148 Show data context 90 Show data context 70 Show data context 66 Show data context 26 Show data context 24 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 104 Show data context 73 Show data context 45 Show data context 41 Show data context 25 Show data context 27 Show data context 27 Show data context 19 Show data context 40 Show data context 37 Show data context 19 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 11 Show data context 44 Show data context 123 Show data context 63 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,915 Show data context 23 Show data context 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 34 Show data context 31 Show data context 48 Show data context 68 Show data context 184 Show data context 319 Show data context
Cholera 19 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
Cancer 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 80 Show data context 225 Show data context 526 Show data context 731 Show data context 651 Show data context 369 Show data context
Scrofula 303 Show data context 42 Show data context 41 Show data context 37 Show data context 42 Show data context 47 Show data context 27 Show data context 36 Show data context 25 Show data context 22 Show data context 4 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 829 Show data context 75 Show data context 44 Show data context 40 Show data context 17 Show data context 22 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 263 Show data context 114 Show data context 260 Show data context 796 Show data context 1,144 Show data context 2,072 Show data context 1,488 Show data context 1,007 Show data context 620 Show data context 245 Show data context 31 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 774 Show data context 149 Show data context 85 Show data context 34 Show data context 11 Show data context 13 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 3,551 Show data context 235 Show data context 169 Show data context 173 Show data context 181 Show data context 365 Show data context 553 Show data context 882 Show data context 1,511 Show data context 2,255 Show data context 2,250 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 60 Show data context 72 Show data context 115 Show data context 142 Show data context 121 Show data context 408 Show data context 597 Show data context 915 Show data context 1,671 Show data context 2,224 Show data context 1,374 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 5,861 Show data context 260 Show data context 93 Show data context 124 Show data context 154 Show data context 395 Show data context 575 Show data context 971 Show data context 1,746 Show data context 2,723 Show data context 3,109 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 648 Show data context 87 Show data context 82 Show data context 85 Show data context 97 Show data context 260 Show data context 434 Show data context 646 Show data context 937 Show data context 1,038 Show data context 626 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 68 Show data context 39 Show data context 36 Show data context 45 Show data context 53 Show data context 153 Show data context 217 Show data context 293 Show data context 376 Show data context 455 Show data context 314 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 14 Show data context 29 Show data context 50 Show data context 90 Show data context 63 Show data context 50 Show data context 25 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 53 Show data context 172 Show data context 167 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 12 Show data context 17 Show data context 37 Show data context 54 Show data context 79 Show data context 65 Show data context 38 Show data context 15 Show data context
Other Violence 629 Show data context 200 Show data context 166 Show data context 157 Show data context 137 Show data context 234 Show data context 306 Show data context 301 Show data context 288 Show data context 259 Show data context 224 Show data context
Other Causes 8,650 Show data context 303 Show data context 179 Show data context 168 Show data context 152 Show data context 309 Show data context 365 Show data context 539 Show data context 846 Show data context 2,211 Show data context 7,834 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, Somerset 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/10134780/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 22nd November 2019