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 454 Show data context 223 Show data context 146 Show data context 264 Show data context 301 Show data context 321 Show data context 145 Show data context 93 Show data context 34 Show data context 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
Measles 2,134 Show data context 132 Show data context 17 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 4,157 Show data context 1,336 Show data context 204 Show data context 57 Show data context 24 Show data context 48 Show data context 15 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 766 Show data context 353 Show data context 96 Show data context 30 Show data context 18 Show data context 18 Show data context 14 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context
Whooping-cough 4,174 Show data context 94 Show data context 3 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 16 Show data context 33 Show data context 39 Show data context 30 Show data context 24 Show data context 20 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Enteric Fever 310 Show data context 310 Show data context 229 Show data context 267 Show data context 208 Show data context 230 Show data context 173 Show data context 120 Show data context 79 Show data context 67 Show data context 20 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 204 Show data context 109 Show data context 45 Show data context 42 Show data context 33 Show data context 52 Show data context 40 Show data context 29 Show data context 40 Show data context 29 Show data context 20 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 16 Show data context 100 Show data context 190 Show data context 114 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 7,897 Show data context 89 Show data context 10 Show data context 14 Show data context 22 Show data context 50 Show data context 64 Show data context 97 Show data context 195 Show data context 303 Show data context 349 Show data context
Cholera 39 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 6 Show data context 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 24 Show data context 16 Show data context 161 Show data context 454 Show data context 764 Show data context 875 Show data context 718 Show data context 254 Show data context
Scrofula 314 Show data context 48 Show data context 45 Show data context 47 Show data context 29 Show data context 42 Show data context 32 Show data context 33 Show data context 23 Show data context 14 Show data context 7 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 1,465 Show data context 64 Show data context 32 Show data context 30 Show data context 22 Show data context 16 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 633 Show data context 212 Show data context 345 Show data context 1,080 Show data context 1,582 Show data context 3,246 Show data context 2,956 Show data context 1,945 Show data context 984 Show data context 270 Show data context 38 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,422 Show data context 222 Show data context 60 Show data context 29 Show data context 11 Show data context 15 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 6,424 Show data context 436 Show data context 266 Show data context 254 Show data context 263 Show data context 655 Show data context 999 Show data context 1,409 Show data context 1,965 Show data context 2,460 Show data context 1,713 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 101 Show data context 95 Show data context 186 Show data context 220 Show data context 210 Show data context 600 Show data context 959 Show data context 1,302 Show data context 1,766 Show data context 1,852 Show data context 871 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 12,814 Show data context 451 Show data context 128 Show data context 197 Show data context 301 Show data context 839 Show data context 1,414 Show data context 2,176 Show data context 3,334 Show data context 3,805 Show data context 2,513 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,299 Show data context 132 Show data context 100 Show data context 124 Show data context 153 Show data context 400 Show data context 672 Show data context 968 Show data context 1,139 Show data context 993 Show data context 436 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 179 Show data context 112 Show data context 60 Show data context 65 Show data context 85 Show data context 246 Show data context 337 Show data context 440 Show data context 479 Show data context 487 Show data context 251 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 18 Show data context 61 Show data context 91 Show data context 97 Show data context 85 Show data context 39 Show data context 14 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 38 Show data context 83 Show data context 223 Show data context 232 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 2 Show data context 29 Show data context 46 Show data context 77 Show data context 106 Show data context 147 Show data context 135 Show data context 78 Show data context 16 Show data context
Other Violence 2,460 Show data context 421 Show data context 242 Show data context 231 Show data context 163 Show data context 345 Show data context 364 Show data context 379 Show data context 346 Show data context 318 Show data context 238 Show data context
Other Causes 17,925 Show data context 444 Show data context 245 Show data context 219 Show data context 200 Show data context 475 Show data context 573 Show data context 712 Show data context 1,127 Show data context 2,844 Show data context 6,173 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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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, Warwickshire 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/10001122/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 27th February 2020