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 25 Show data context 21 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 16 Show data context 20 Show data context 16 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 220 Show data context 15 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 269 Show data context 82 Show data context 15 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 36 Show data context 13 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 305 Show data context 12 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Enteric Fever 22 Show data context 28 Show data context 39 Show data context 32 Show data context 37 Show data context 38 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 10 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 18 Show data context 10 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 478 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 13 Show data context 28 Show data context
Cholera 4 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 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 18 Show data context 53 Show data context 77 Show data context 98 Show data context 54 Show data context 22 Show data context
Scrofula 45 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 101 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 51 Show data context 28 Show data context 50 Show data context 107 Show data context 169 Show data context 358 Show data context 361 Show data context 241 Show data context 104 Show data context 22 Show data context 2 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 147 Show data context 36 Show data context 16 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 808 Show data context 33 Show data context 30 Show data context 33 Show data context 24 Show data context 57 Show data context 107 Show data context 138 Show data context 199 Show data context 237 Show data context 156 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 8 Show data context 15 Show data context 24 Show data context 38 Show data context 23 Show data context 113 Show data context 166 Show data context 189 Show data context 201 Show data context 161 Show data context 48 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 1,257 Show data context 51 Show data context 20 Show data context 25 Show data context 46 Show data context 99 Show data context 167 Show data context 271 Show data context 416 Show data context 469 Show data context 321 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 77 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 21 Show data context 14 Show data context 48 Show data context 87 Show data context 111 Show data context 109 Show data context 102 Show data context 36 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 16 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 19 Show data context 57 Show data context 69 Show data context 85 Show data context 78 Show data context 52 Show data context 34 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 21 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 19 Show data context 22 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 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 16 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other Violence 162 Show data context 78 Show data context 53 Show data context 53 Show data context 50 Show data context 109 Show data context 108 Show data context 118 Show data context 84 Show data context 52 Show data context 42 Show data context
Other Causes 1,570 Show data context 40 Show data context 38 Show data context 42 Show data context 38 Show data context 95 Show data context 101 Show data context 113 Show data context 136 Show data context 263 Show data context 548 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, Bristol Inc/RegD 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/10211293/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021