Cause of Death

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Cause of Death (RG Quarterly Return definition) 1911
Small-pox 0 Show data context
Measles 24 Show data context
Scarlet fever 1 Show data context
Diptheria 10 Show data context
Whooping Cough 21 Show data context
Fever 10 Show data context
Diarrhoea 58 Show data context
Violent Deaths 80 Show data context
Other 204 Show data context
Date: Source:
1911 Registrar General, Quarterly Report (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Quarterly Returns, 1871-1911. These reports used a greatly simplified cause of death classification, mainly focused on epidemic diseases of childhood, and provided no breakdown of causes of death by gender or age. Note that the detailed classification changed between 1901 and 1911: in 1911, Cholera was not listed, 'Fever' was replaced by the more specific 'Enteric or Typhoid Fever', and 'Diarrhoea' was replaced by 'Diarrhoea and Enteritis', specifical...

ly for deaths under 2 years.

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Date accessed: 02nd December 2021