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 149 Show data context 107 Show data context 35 Show data context 32 Show data context 58 Show data context 70 Show data context 37 Show data context 22 Show data context 12 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 817 Show data context 57 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,100 Show data context 418 Show data context 86 Show data context 28 Show data context 21 Show data context 26 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 175 Show data context 113 Show data context 31 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,445 Show data context 41 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 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
Typhus 12 Show data context 15 Show data context 14 Show data context 16 Show data context 14 Show data context 17 Show data context 15 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context
Enteric Fever 182 Show data context 150 Show data context 113 Show data context 143 Show data context 139 Show data context 211 Show data context 131 Show data context 103 Show data context 83 Show data context 58 Show data context 20 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 210 Show data context 93 Show data context 41 Show data context 20 Show data context 19 Show data context 37 Show data context 33 Show data context 26 Show data context 35 Show data context 36 Show data context 19 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 11 Show data context 46 Show data context 96 Show data context 54 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 3,900 Show data context 24 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 39 Show data context 35 Show data context 56 Show data context 98 Show data context 164 Show data context 219 Show data context
Cholera 46 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context
Cancer 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 66 Show data context 222 Show data context 414 Show data context 421 Show data context 323 Show data context 140 Show data context
Scrofula 185 Show data context 36 Show data context 29 Show data context 23 Show data context 11 Show data context 31 Show data context 20 Show data context 19 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 1,018 Show data context 56 Show data context 29 Show data context 19 Show data context 16 Show data context 15 Show data context 14 Show data context 12 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 218 Show data context 133 Show data context 274 Show data context 657 Show data context 919 Show data context 1,732 Show data context 1,263 Show data context 786 Show data context 444 Show data context 135 Show data context 17 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 562 Show data context 112 Show data context 43 Show data context 13 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 5,354 Show data context 193 Show data context 106 Show data context 103 Show data context 116 Show data context 384 Show data context 551 Show data context 755 Show data context 1,146 Show data context 1,542 Show data context 1,031 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 40 Show data context 55 Show data context 73 Show data context 68 Show data context 88 Show data context 310 Show data context 550 Show data context 669 Show data context 1,068 Show data context 1,164 Show data context 611 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,476 Show data context 183 Show data context 65 Show data context 77 Show data context 132 Show data context 325 Show data context 502 Show data context 751 Show data context 1,216 Show data context 1,561 Show data context 1,254 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 524 Show data context 68 Show data context 54 Show data context 56 Show data context 75 Show data context 215 Show data context 339 Show data context 495 Show data context 601 Show data context 578 Show data context 244 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 49 Show data context 31 Show data context 34 Show data context 30 Show data context 30 Show data context 122 Show data context 156 Show data context 164 Show data context 241 Show data context 265 Show data context 139 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 21 Show data context 49 Show data context 49 Show data context 34 Show data context 33 Show data context 7 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 23 Show data context 59 Show data context 105 Show data context 92 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 20 Show data context 34 Show data context 43 Show data context 48 Show data context 48 Show data context 31 Show data context 11 Show data context
Other Violence 459 Show data context 205 Show data context 140 Show data context 155 Show data context 168 Show data context 256 Show data context 245 Show data context 229 Show data context 197 Show data context 129 Show data context 129 Show data context
Other Causes 7,535 Show data context 186 Show data context 132 Show data context 117 Show data context 107 Show data context 254 Show data context 281 Show data context 355 Show data context 604 Show data context 1,572 Show data context 3,887 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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, East Riding 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/10180788/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd September 2020