Decennial Cause of Death by Age for under 5s

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Data for 01 Jan 1871 to 31 Dec 1880 Age in single years between birth and 5
Cause of Death (RG 1870s DS definition) 0 1 2 3 4
Small-pox 92 Show data context 16 Show data context 22 Show data context 12 Show data context 17 Show data context
Measles 367 Show data context 607 Show data context 315 Show data context 149 Show data context 94 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 157 Show data context 379 Show data context 395 Show data context 363 Show data context 326 Show data context
Diphtheria 27 Show data context 34 Show data context 49 Show data context 49 Show data context 55 Show data context
Whooping-cough 838 Show data context 556 Show data context 228 Show data context 134 Show data context 84 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context
Enteric Fever 22 Show data context 32 Show data context 39 Show data context 39 Show data context 42 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 14 Show data context 15 Show data context 20 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,016 Show data context 415 Show data context 93 Show data context 28 Show data context 16 Show data context
Cholera 19 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Scrofula 143 Show data context 88 Show data context 26 Show data context 18 Show data context 18 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 505 Show data context 275 Show data context 81 Show data context 36 Show data context 19 Show data context
Phthisis 198 Show data context 128 Show data context 63 Show data context 34 Show data context 33 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 483 Show data context 302 Show data context 144 Show data context 88 Show data context 71 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 3,398 Show data context 618 Show data context 240 Show data context 153 Show data context 86 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 23 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,406 Show data context 1,935 Show data context 665 Show data context 335 Show data context 163 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 557 Show data context 91 Show data context 45 Show data context 20 Show data context 19 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 9 Show data context 15 Show data context 15 Show data context 12 Show data context 8 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 195 Show data context 137 Show data context 129 Show data context 92 Show data context 78 Show data context
Other Causes 8,808 Show data context 947 Show data context 310 Show data context 205 Show data context 127 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 single year of age for children under 5. Unlike earlier reports, the 1871-80 Supplement provides no information on gender.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Gloucestershire RegC through time | Life and Death Statistics | Decennial Cause of Death by Age for under 5s, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 15th July 2020