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 23 Show data context 13 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 17 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 175 Show data context 20 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 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 337 Show data context 126 Show data context 22 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 56 Show data context 30 Show data context 20 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 281 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Enteric Fever 33 Show data context 24 Show data context 23 Show data context 20 Show data context 16 Show data context 32 Show data context 15 Show data context 16 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 15 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 14 Show data context 41 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 470 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 19 Show data context 30 Show data context 33 Show data context
Cholera 6 Show data context 0 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 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 12 Show data context 39 Show data context 90 Show data context 130 Show data context 94 Show data context 43 Show data context
Scrofula 35 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 47 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 51 Show data context 24 Show data context 47 Show data context 152 Show data context 240 Show data context 453 Show data context 338 Show data context 176 Show data context 99 Show data context 43 Show data context 5 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 170 Show data context 44 Show data context 13 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 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
Diseases of Nervous System 1,066 Show data context 42 Show data context 26 Show data context 14 Show data context 36 Show data context 121 Show data context 186 Show data context 205 Show data context 233 Show data context 301 Show data context 210 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 24 Show data context 19 Show data context 25 Show data context 78 Show data context 145 Show data context 160 Show data context 233 Show data context 288 Show data context 153 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 903 Show data context 43 Show data context 13 Show data context 24 Show data context 26 Show data context 83 Show data context 124 Show data context 203 Show data context 305 Show data context 350 Show data context 287 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 168 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 15 Show data context 20 Show data context 48 Show data context 74 Show data context 109 Show data context 159 Show data context 145 Show data context 47 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 8 Show data context 15 Show data context 44 Show data context 50 Show data context 64 Show data context 46 Show data context 51 Show data context 40 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 9 Show data context 32 Show data context 25 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 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 14 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other Violence 113 Show data context 49 Show data context 31 Show data context 35 Show data context 51 Show data context 63 Show data context 59 Show data context 52 Show data context 53 Show data context 41 Show data context 32 Show data context
Other Causes 1,159 Show data context 57 Show data context 41 Show data context 33 Show data context 23 Show data context 60 Show data context 63 Show data context 92 Show data context 195 Show data context 397 Show data context 875 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, Chester 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/10428531/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2019