Decennial Cause of Death by Age and Sex for under 5s

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Data for 01 Jan 1901 to 31 Dec 1910:

Sex = Male Age between birth and 5 in three bands
Cause of Death (RG 1900s DS definition) 0 1 2 to 4
Small-pox 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
Measles 236 Show data context 387 Show data context 244 Show data context
Scarlet fever 21 Show data context 44 Show data context 184 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Influenza 24 Show data context 12 Show data context 14 Show data context
Whooping cough 506 Show data context 303 Show data context 180 Show data context
Diphtheria 37 Show data context 92 Show data context 266 Show data context
Pyrexia 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric fever 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 15 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,594 Show data context 344 Show data context 72 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 33 Show data context 33 Show data context 61 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 15 Show data context 23 Show data context 30 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 238 Show data context 167 Show data context 200 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 110 Show data context 100 Show data context 86 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 154 Show data context 80 Show data context 34 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 62 Show data context 59 Show data context 62 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context
Septic diseases 52 Show data context 6 Show data context 10 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context
Pneumonia 1,288 Show data context 780 Show data context 473 Show data context
Bronchitis 1,270 Show data context 323 Show data context 107 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 188 Show data context 65 Show data context 184 Show data context
Other Causes 9,822 Show data context 981 Show data context 687 Show data context
Sex = Female Age between birth and 5 in three bands
Cause of Death (RG 1900s DS definition) 0 1 2 to 4
Small-pox 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 181 Show data context 383 Show data context 245 Show data context
Scarlet fever 11 Show data context 65 Show data context 178 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Influenza 19 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context
Whooping cough 556 Show data context 360 Show data context 266 Show data context
Diphtheria 35 Show data context 87 Show data context 214 Show data context
Pyrexia 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
Enteric fever 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 12 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,351 Show data context 347 Show data context 88 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 12 Show data context 36 Show data context 53 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 16 Show data context 23 Show data context 37 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 171 Show data context 161 Show data context 219 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 85 Show data context 81 Show data context 89 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 164 Show data context 82 Show data context 43 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 50 Show data context 51 Show data context 81 Show data context
Cancer 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 8 Show data context
Septic diseases 47 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context
Pneumonia 994 Show data context 702 Show data context 423 Show data context
Bronchitis 966 Show data context 320 Show data context 137 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 176 Show data context 66 Show data context 169 Show data context
Other Causes 7,692 Show data context 948 Show data context 624 Show data context
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Date: Source:
1901 - 1910 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Decennial Supplement, 1901-10, cross-tabulated by age and sex for children under 5. In this decade, deaths in the years 2 to 4 were combined.

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

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Date accessed: 17th September 2021