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 76 Show data context 17 Show data context 18 Show data context 24 Show data context 51 Show data context 62 Show data context 28 Show data context 40 Show data context 14 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context
Measles 936 Show data context 95 Show data context 12 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 632 Show data context 317 Show data context 94 Show data context 30 Show data context 16 Show data context 22 Show data context 10 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 304 Show data context 222 Show data context 55 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 21 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,598 Show data context 59 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 4 Show data context 11 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 2 Show data context
Enteric Fever 124 Show data context 95 Show data context 114 Show data context 117 Show data context 91 Show data context 112 Show data context 104 Show data context 69 Show data context 43 Show data context 25 Show data context 7 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 47 Show data context 27 Show data context 20 Show data context 13 Show data context 12 Show data context 13 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 5 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 6 Show data context 53 Show data context 140 Show data context 68 Show data context 9 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,902 Show data context 19 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 32 Show data context 35 Show data context 38 Show data context 48 Show data context 125 Show data context 158 Show data context
Cholera 50 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 12 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context 68 Show data context 243 Show data context 383 Show data context 539 Show data context 479 Show data context 232 Show data context
Scrofula 222 Show data context 36 Show data context 27 Show data context 24 Show data context 20 Show data context 29 Show data context 19 Show data context 15 Show data context 17 Show data context 14 Show data context 2 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 790 Show data context 61 Show data context 35 Show data context 25 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 345 Show data context 168 Show data context 292 Show data context 540 Show data context 883 Show data context 2,007 Show data context 1,712 Show data context 1,057 Show data context 614 Show data context 223 Show data context 44 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 962 Show data context 170 Show data context 62 Show data context 17 Show data context 8 Show data context 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,743 Show data context 179 Show data context 133 Show data context 182 Show data context 184 Show data context 518 Show data context 928 Show data context 1,085 Show data context 1,432 Show data context 1,874 Show data context 1,422 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 58 Show data context 50 Show data context 89 Show data context 101 Show data context 111 Show data context 339 Show data context 610 Show data context 709 Show data context 1,078 Show data context 1,376 Show data context 802 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,392 Show data context 222 Show data context 75 Show data context 103 Show data context 129 Show data context 351 Show data context 567 Show data context 678 Show data context 1,083 Show data context 1,662 Show data context 1,608 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 548 Show data context 77 Show data context 72 Show data context 64 Show data context 71 Show data context 250 Show data context 412 Show data context 518 Show data context 631 Show data context 660 Show data context 359 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 53 Show data context 21 Show data context 21 Show data context 19 Show data context 50 Show data context 145 Show data context 255 Show data context 295 Show data context 371 Show data context 379 Show data context 243 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 15 Show data context 29 Show data context 39 Show data context 33 Show data context 28 Show data context 15 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 10 Show data context 41 Show data context 144 Show data context 111 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 12 Show data context 21 Show data context 57 Show data context 75 Show data context 68 Show data context 45 Show data context 40 Show data context 7 Show data context
Other Violence 455 Show data context 110 Show data context 84 Show data context 112 Show data context 100 Show data context 189 Show data context 202 Show data context 189 Show data context 163 Show data context 114 Show data context 113 Show data context
Other Causes 6,345 Show data context 241 Show data context 139 Show data context 132 Show data context 131 Show data context 259 Show data context 286 Show data context 327 Show data context 448 Show data context 1,260 Show data context 3,496 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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Surrey 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/10054760/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 08th August 2020