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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 138 Show data context 251 Show data context 185 Show data context
Scarlet fever 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Influenza 18 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context
Whooping cough 138 Show data context 108 Show data context 74 Show data context
Diphtheria 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 33 Show data context
Pyrexia 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric fever 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 581 Show data context 113 Show data context 9 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 12 Show data context 8 Show data context 12 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 69 Show data context 40 Show data context 72 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 58 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 50 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 42 Show data context 23 Show data context 14 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Septic diseases 16 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context
Pneumonia 416 Show data context 288 Show data context 179 Show data context
Bronchitis 385 Show data context 134 Show data context 61 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 135 Show data context 21 Show data context 27 Show data context
Other Causes 2,492 Show data context 225 Show data context 149 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 103 Show data context 236 Show data context 190 Show data context
Scarlet fever 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Influenza 8 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context
Whooping cough 181 Show data context 142 Show data context 107 Show data context
Diphtheria 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 27 Show data context
Pyrexia 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 528 Show data context 95 Show data context 22 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 16 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 60 Show data context 46 Show data context 59 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 31 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 29 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 42 Show data context 14 Show data context 20 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Septic diseases 26 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Pneumonia 335 Show data context 264 Show data context 165 Show data context
Bronchitis 361 Show data context 104 Show data context 40 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 95 Show data context 16 Show data context 22 Show data context
Other Causes 1,983 Show data context 200 Show data context 154 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, Camberwell PLPar/RegD 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: 19th September 2020