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 159 Show data context 109 Show data context 71 Show data context 76 Show data context 101 Show data context 124 Show data context 55 Show data context 35 Show data context 20 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
Measles 1,532 Show data context 122 Show data context 26 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,620 Show data context 623 Show data context 129 Show data context 35 Show data context 19 Show data context 32 Show data context 14 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 214 Show data context 124 Show data context 55 Show data context 14 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,840 Show data context 79 Show data context 2 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
Typhus 12 Show data context 16 Show data context 18 Show data context 19 Show data context 19 Show data context 31 Show data context 18 Show data context 11 Show data context 20 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context
Enteric Fever 174 Show data context 164 Show data context 181 Show data context 185 Show data context 155 Show data context 182 Show data context 115 Show data context 76 Show data context 46 Show data context 36 Show data context 8 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 69 Show data context 62 Show data context 34 Show data context 31 Show data context 22 Show data context 29 Show data context 26 Show data context 19 Show data context 23 Show data context 18 Show data context 9 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 19 Show data context 64 Show data context 127 Show data context 78 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,568 Show data context 21 Show data context 9 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 16 Show data context 43 Show data context 50 Show data context 108 Show data context 195 Show data context 257 Show data context
Cholera 32 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context
Cancer 6 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 14 Show data context 88 Show data context 285 Show data context 591 Show data context 718 Show data context 592 Show data context 284 Show data context
Scrofula 293 Show data context 60 Show data context 39 Show data context 55 Show data context 35 Show data context 48 Show data context 34 Show data context 36 Show data context 23 Show data context 9 Show data context 1 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 916 Show data context 69 Show data context 67 Show data context 36 Show data context 26 Show data context 12 Show data context 16 Show data context 2 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 456 Show data context 153 Show data context 315 Show data context 835 Show data context 1,219 Show data context 2,274 Show data context 1,864 Show data context 1,242 Show data context 616 Show data context 191 Show data context 24 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,088 Show data context 199 Show data context 81 Show data context 32 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 4,495 Show data context 242 Show data context 200 Show data context 183 Show data context 173 Show data context 415 Show data context 737 Show data context 1,014 Show data context 1,559 Show data context 2,369 Show data context 1,895 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 51 Show data context 80 Show data context 133 Show data context 141 Show data context 121 Show data context 452 Show data context 693 Show data context 1,062 Show data context 1,658 Show data context 2,010 Show data context 1,117 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 7,504 Show data context 277 Show data context 98 Show data context 145 Show data context 162 Show data context 446 Show data context 756 Show data context 1,099 Show data context 1,923 Show data context 2,771 Show data context 2,551 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 732 Show data context 89 Show data context 76 Show data context 91 Show data context 108 Show data context 268 Show data context 440 Show data context 697 Show data context 852 Show data context 958 Show data context 499 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 59 Show data context 30 Show data context 33 Show data context 43 Show data context 58 Show data context 191 Show data context 268 Show data context 349 Show data context 428 Show data context 448 Show data context 282 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 13 Show data context 25 Show data context 46 Show data context 68 Show data context 75 Show data context 47 Show data context 15 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 21 Show data context 64 Show data context 187 Show data context 168 Show data context 10 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 13 Show data context 22 Show data context 46 Show data context 60 Show data context 60 Show data context 59 Show data context 39 Show data context 10 Show data context
Other Violence 631 Show data context 247 Show data context 201 Show data context 184 Show data context 176 Show data context 313 Show data context 300 Show data context 322 Show data context 281 Show data context 259 Show data context 199 Show data context
Other Causes 10,397 Show data context 316 Show data context 200 Show data context 204 Show data context 171 Show data context 380 Show data context 453 Show data context 586 Show data context 862 Show data context 2,438 Show data context 6,962 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, Gloucestershire 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/10024912/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 15th July 2020