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 55 Show data context 12 Show data context 1 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 20 Show data context 22 Show data context 13 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 702 Show data context 66 Show data context 13 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 587 Show data context 301 Show data context 85 Show data context 25 Show data context 24 Show data context 25 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 316 Show data context 298 Show data context 92 Show data context 21 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,518 Show data context 40 Show data context 1 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 1 Show data context
Typhus 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 19 Show data context 18 Show data context 9 Show data context 10 Show data context 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 101 Show data context 98 Show data context 90 Show data context 112 Show data context 102 Show data context 108 Show data context 76 Show data context 72 Show data context 70 Show data context 46 Show data context 9 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 61 Show data context 42 Show data context 16 Show data context 15 Show data context 12 Show data context 20 Show data context 11 Show data context 22 Show data context 23 Show data context 14 Show data context 11 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 18 Show data context 41 Show data context 110 Show data context 62 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,128 Show data context 30 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 28 Show data context 32 Show data context 40 Show data context 66 Show data context 127 Show data context 242 Show data context
Cholera 27 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 15 Show data context 95 Show data context 275 Show data context 539 Show data context 723 Show data context 652 Show data context 303 Show data context
Scrofula 284 Show data context 42 Show data context 35 Show data context 47 Show data context 28 Show data context 42 Show data context 31 Show data context 16 Show data context 28 Show data context 23 Show data context 4 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 609 Show data context 66 Show data context 44 Show data context 35 Show data context 19 Show data context 25 Show data context 11 Show data context 17 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Phthisis 404 Show data context 134 Show data context 269 Show data context 801 Show data context 1,194 Show data context 2,491 Show data context 1,904 Show data context 1,178 Show data context 727 Show data context 250 Show data context 37 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,037 Show data context 187 Show data context 78 Show data context 25 Show data context 14 Show data context 21 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,973 Show data context 198 Show data context 142 Show data context 147 Show data context 124 Show data context 367 Show data context 553 Show data context 786 Show data context 1,222 Show data context 1,906 Show data context 1,652 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 40 Show data context 51 Show data context 105 Show data context 88 Show data context 125 Show data context 368 Show data context 583 Show data context 842 Show data context 1,326 Show data context 1,845 Show data context 1,016 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,700 Show data context 224 Show data context 92 Show data context 108 Show data context 131 Show data context 354 Show data context 513 Show data context 759 Show data context 1,266 Show data context 1,989 Show data context 1,980 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 555 Show data context 89 Show data context 60 Show data context 78 Show data context 93 Show data context 278 Show data context 409 Show data context 616 Show data context 835 Show data context 812 Show data context 461 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 46 Show data context 31 Show data context 37 Show data context 48 Show data context 56 Show data context 178 Show data context 235 Show data context 255 Show data context 375 Show data context 452 Show data context 277 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 39 Show data context 54 Show data context 62 Show data context 44 Show data context 43 Show data context 17 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 21 Show data context 41 Show data context 123 Show data context 120 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 10 Show data context 20 Show data context 53 Show data context 71 Show data context 105 Show data context 105 Show data context 62 Show data context 19 Show data context
Other Violence 499 Show data context 113 Show data context 101 Show data context 105 Show data context 116 Show data context 190 Show data context 201 Show data context 172 Show data context 177 Show data context 145 Show data context 152 Show data context
Other Causes 7,447 Show data context 284 Show data context 135 Show data context 159 Show data context 133 Show data context 291 Show data context 324 Show data context 400 Show data context 666 Show data context 1,654 Show data context 5,254 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, Sussex 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/10152860/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 19th November 2019