Decennial Cause of Death by Age

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Data for 01 Jan 1881 to 31 Dec 1890 Age in mainly 10-year bands to age 75
Cause of Death (RG 1880s 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 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 16 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 1,339 Show data context 178 Show data context 23 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 538 Show data context 241 Show data context 65 Show data context 15 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 343 Show data context 251 Show data context 84 Show data context 23 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,362 Show data context 59 Show data context 2 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 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Typhus 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 28 Show data context 60 Show data context 54 Show data context 94 Show data context 82 Show data context 81 Show data context 43 Show data context 33 Show data context 26 Show data context 21 Show data context 6 Show data context
Simple Continued Fever 20 Show data context 13 Show data context 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,128 Show data context 22 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 21 Show data context 26 Show data context 48 Show data context 122 Show data context 168 Show data context
Cholera 11 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 16 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 78 Show data context 285 Show data context 670 Show data context 921 Show data context 920 Show data context 426 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 560 Show data context 64 Show data context 35 Show data context 30 Show data context 24 Show data context 27 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Phthisis 192 Show data context 104 Show data context 194 Show data context 672 Show data context 953 Show data context 1,759 Show data context 1,298 Show data context 875 Show data context 484 Show data context 194 Show data context 38 Show data context
Other Tuberculosis 870 Show data context 219 Show data context 137 Show data context 122 Show data context 72 Show data context 80 Show data context 63 Show data context 29 Show data context 19 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 3,546 Show data context 271 Show data context 164 Show data context 167 Show data context 133 Show data context 322 Show data context 545 Show data context 879 Show data context 1,458 Show data context 2,472 Show data context 2,135 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 76 Show data context 66 Show data context 108 Show data context 148 Show data context 121 Show data context 359 Show data context 677 Show data context 1,094 Show data context 1,982 Show data context 3,071 Show data context 2,149 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 6,148 Show data context 385 Show data context 97 Show data context 118 Show data context 124 Show data context 374 Show data context 577 Show data context 867 Show data context 1,585 Show data context 2,631 Show data context 2,729 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,245 Show data context 138 Show data context 91 Show data context 107 Show data context 92 Show data context 213 Show data context 365 Show data context 590 Show data context 876 Show data context 949 Show data context 565 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 76 Show data context 25 Show data context 28 Show data context 50 Show data context 66 Show data context 146 Show data context 265 Show data context 327 Show data context 441 Show data context 558 Show data context 391 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 35 Show data context 55 Show data context 54 Show data context 45 Show data context 54 Show data context 16 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 12 Show data context 60 Show data context 127 Show data context 109 Show data context 5 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 8 Show data context 41 Show data context 118 Show data context 124 Show data context 15 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 601 Show data context 155 Show data context 140 Show data context 157 Show data context 130 Show data context 252 Show data context 291 Show data context 335 Show data context 349 Show data context 293 Show data context 219 Show data context
Other Causes 6,654 Show data context 169 Show data context 177 Show data context 218 Show data context 160 Show data context 313 Show data context 366 Show data context 513 Show data context 778 Show data context 2,057 Show data context 6,921 Show data context
Data for 01 Jan 1891 to 31 Dec 1900 Age in mainly 10-year bands to age 75
Cause of Death (RG 1880s 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 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 1,378 Show data context 117 Show data context 19 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 323 Show data context 139 Show data context 35 Show data context 17 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 364 Show data context 220 Show data context 56 Show data context 20 Show data context 9 Show data context 10 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,383 Show data context 28 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 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
Typhus 0 Show data context 1 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 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 13 Show data context 34 Show data context 39 Show data context 66 Show data context 52 Show data context 69 Show data context 40 Show data context 30 Show data context 20 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context
Simple Continued Fever 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,265 Show data context 11 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 28 Show data context 42 Show data context 97 Show data context 151 Show data context
Cholera 17 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 13 Show data context 11 Show data context 5 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 89 Show data context 341 Show data context 770 Show data context 1,220 Show data context 1,231 Show data context 586 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 446 Show data context 43 Show data context 40 Show data context 35 Show data context 22 Show data context 35 Show data context 14 Show data context 18 Show data context 9 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 140 Show data context 71 Show data context 139 Show data context 561 Show data context 762 Show data context 1,468 Show data context 1,045 Show data context 764 Show data context 402 Show data context 156 Show data context 26 Show data context
Other Tuberculosis 739 Show data context 172 Show data context 116 Show data context 106 Show data context 95 Show data context 126 Show data context 61 Show data context 45 Show data context 29 Show data context 21 Show data context 2 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,749 Show data context 156 Show data context 124 Show data context 119 Show data context 95 Show data context 248 Show data context 412 Show data context 730 Show data context 1,322 Show data context 2,130 Show data context 2,059 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 111 Show data context 88 Show data context 134 Show data context 163 Show data context 118 Show data context 355 Show data context 573 Show data context 1,097 Show data context 2,109 Show data context 3,102 Show data context 2,346 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 5,115 Show data context 224 Show data context 74 Show data context 90 Show data context 118 Show data context 308 Show data context 487 Show data context 758 Show data context 1,457 Show data context 2,516 Show data context 3,031 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,703 Show data context 120 Show data context 91 Show data context 116 Show data context 90 Show data context 241 Show data context 325 Show data context 527 Show data context 741 Show data context 780 Show data context 564 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 66 Show data context 31 Show data context 30 Show data context 26 Show data context 46 Show data context 144 Show data context 199 Show data context 347 Show data context 449 Show data context 594 Show data context 460 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 9 Show data context 12 Show data context 36 Show data context 40 Show data context 25 Show data context 33 Show data context 18 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 43 Show data context 140 Show data context 72 Show data context 3 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 14 Show data context 47 Show data context 162 Show data context 135 Show data context 11 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 647 Show data context 140 Show data context 98 Show data context 135 Show data context 119 Show data context 261 Show data context 292 Show data context 317 Show data context 376 Show data context 258 Show data context 262 Show data context
Other Causes 6,230 Show data context 135 Show data context 164 Show data context 224 Show data context 198 Show data context 353 Show data context 491 Show data context 609 Show data context 996 Show data context 2,227 Show data context 6,726 Show data context
Date: Source:
1881 - 1900 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1881 - 1900 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 Supplements for 1881-90 and 1891-1900, cross-tabulated by age.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Somerset 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/10134780/cube/CoD_DS_1880s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021