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 63 Show data context 39 Show data context 16 Show data context 21 Show data context 35 Show data context 32 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 451 Show data context 49 Show data context 6 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 716 Show data context 249 Show data context 33 Show data context 13 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 25 Show data context 15 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 395 Show data context 19 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 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 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 77 Show data context 52 Show data context 61 Show data context 74 Show data context 60 Show data context 73 Show data context 50 Show data context 35 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 39 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 13 Show data context 43 Show data context 14 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 380 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 7 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 9 Show data context 12 Show data context 15 Show data context
Cholera 9 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 10 Show data context 43 Show data context 76 Show data context 100 Show data context 67 Show data context 20 Show data context
Scrofula 75 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 193 Show data context 13 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 107 Show data context 35 Show data context 67 Show data context 215 Show data context 274 Show data context 481 Show data context 339 Show data context 202 Show data context 85 Show data context 34 Show data context 2 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 207 Show data context 59 Show data context 23 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 1,959 Show data context 70 Show data context 33 Show data context 22 Show data context 14 Show data context 65 Show data context 88 Show data context 127 Show data context 168 Show data context 191 Show data context 123 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 4 Show data context 19 Show data context 35 Show data context 28 Show data context 24 Show data context 97 Show data context 133 Show data context 129 Show data context 137 Show data context 120 Show data context 47 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 1,521 Show data context 75 Show data context 27 Show data context 32 Show data context 49 Show data context 104 Show data context 177 Show data context 237 Show data context 374 Show data context 455 Show data context 245 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 155 Show data context 29 Show data context 18 Show data context 19 Show data context 15 Show data context 64 Show data context 80 Show data context 82 Show data context 109 Show data context 67 Show data context 29 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 24 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 14 Show data context 29 Show data context 55 Show data context 42 Show data context 36 Show data context 49 Show data context 20 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 16 Show data context 57 Show data context 32 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 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 85 Show data context 53 Show data context 45 Show data context 60 Show data context 57 Show data context 120 Show data context 87 Show data context 52 Show data context 38 Show data context 33 Show data context 8 Show data context
Other Causes 1,774 Show data context 66 Show data context 28 Show data context 22 Show data context 20 Show data context 46 Show data context 75 Show data context 67 Show data context 116 Show data context 254 Show data context 596 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, Swansea 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/10167383/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 19th November 2019