Cause of Death

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Year Small-pox Measles Scarlet fever Diptheria Whooping Cough Fever Diarrhoea Cholera Violent Deaths Other
1871 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 68 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 43 Show data context 40 Show data context 0 Show data context 19 Show data context 177 Show data context
1881 0 Show data context 22 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 24 Show data context 1 Show data context 24 Show data context 105 Show data context
1891 0 Show data context 64 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 132 Show data context 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 1 Show data context 16 Show data context 237 Show data context
1901 0 Show data context 31 Show data context 4 Show data context 14 Show data context 24 Show data context 3 Show data context 19 Show data context 0 Show data context 20 Show data context 115 Show data context
1911 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 16 Show data context 21 Show data context 4 Show data context 64 Show data context 25 Show data context 131 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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Date accessed: 14th November 2019