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 38 Show data context 7 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 12 Show data context
Measles 234 Show data context 350 Show data context 184 Show data context 103 Show data context 65 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 44 Show data context 144 Show data context 160 Show data context 173 Show data context 111 Show data context
Diphtheria 25 Show data context 41 Show data context 66 Show data context 78 Show data context 94 Show data context
Whooping-cough 790 Show data context 454 Show data context 209 Show data context 104 Show data context 41 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Enteric Fever 12 Show data context 14 Show data context 38 Show data context 28 Show data context 32 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 12 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 1,556 Show data context 264 Show data context 45 Show data context 25 Show data context 12 Show data context
Cholera 34 Show data context 12 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scrofula 104 Show data context 64 Show data context 31 Show data context 10 Show data context 13 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 503 Show data context 183 Show data context 59 Show data context 25 Show data context 20 Show data context
Phthisis 164 Show data context 87 Show data context 38 Show data context 25 Show data context 31 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 395 Show data context 282 Show data context 131 Show data context 73 Show data context 81 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 1,948 Show data context 437 Show data context 174 Show data context 106 Show data context 78 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 36 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 2,714 Show data context 1,052 Show data context 356 Show data context 148 Show data context 122 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 441 Show data context 40 Show data context 25 Show data context 20 Show data context 22 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 16 Show data context 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 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 219 Show data context 80 Show data context 70 Show data context 53 Show data context 33 Show data context
Other Causes 5,409 Show data context 483 Show data context 193 Show data context 163 Show data context 97 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, Surrey 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: 08th August 2020