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 118 Show data context 70 Show data context 30 Show data context 57 Show data context 77 Show data context 84 Show data context 46 Show data context 16 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 1,125 Show data context 57 Show data context 2 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,579 Show data context 509 Show data context 59 Show data context 22 Show data context 13 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 128 Show data context 18 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,808 Show data context 88 Show data context 1 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 23 Show data context 26 Show data context 21 Show data context 27 Show data context 37 Show data context 52 Show data context 46 Show data context 47 Show data context 25 Show data context 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
Enteric Fever 162 Show data context 85 Show data context 52 Show data context 58 Show data context 55 Show data context 81 Show data context 55 Show data context 38 Show data context 35 Show data context 13 Show data context 3 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 124 Show data context 57 Show data context 19 Show data context 18 Show data context 13 Show data context 30 Show data context 37 Show data context 33 Show data context 27 Show data context 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 37 Show data context 62 Show data context 34 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 3,578 Show data context 25 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 18 Show data context 36 Show data context 44 Show data context 89 Show data context 72 Show data context 44 Show data context
Cholera 54 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 6 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 13 Show data context 66 Show data context 177 Show data context 306 Show data context 238 Show data context 120 Show data context 17 Show data context
Scrofula 362 Show data context 40 Show data context 14 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 14 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 536 Show data context 36 Show data context 18 Show data context 12 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 194 Show data context 106 Show data context 170 Show data context 541 Show data context 843 Show data context 1,819 Show data context 1,491 Show data context 809 Show data context 321 Show data context 65 Show data context 9 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 739 Show data context 69 Show data context 22 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 3,424 Show data context 185 Show data context 67 Show data context 69 Show data context 65 Show data context 250 Show data context 366 Show data context 538 Show data context 613 Show data context 548 Show data context 173 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 23 Show data context 37 Show data context 75 Show data context 93 Show data context 90 Show data context 297 Show data context 438 Show data context 492 Show data context 488 Show data context 308 Show data context 73 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,797 Show data context 220 Show data context 55 Show data context 98 Show data context 153 Show data context 565 Show data context 1,021 Show data context 1,733 Show data context 2,111 Show data context 1,420 Show data context 402 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 361 Show data context 59 Show data context 43 Show data context 46 Show data context 69 Show data context 200 Show data context 283 Show data context 395 Show data context 326 Show data context 156 Show data context 45 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 70 Show data context 49 Show data context 22 Show data context 36 Show data context 50 Show data context 153 Show data context 199 Show data context 199 Show data context 166 Show data context 100 Show data context 22 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 11 Show data context 38 Show data context 36 Show data context 40 Show data context 17 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 16 Show data context 26 Show data context 95 Show data context 61 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 35 Show data context 44 Show data context 33 Show data context 28 Show data context 15 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other Violence 543 Show data context 232 Show data context 168 Show data context 142 Show data context 143 Show data context 364 Show data context 321 Show data context 336 Show data context 271 Show data context 138 Show data context 60 Show data context
Other Causes 6,476 Show data context 189 Show data context 102 Show data context 90 Show data context 116 Show data context 319 Show data context 475 Show data context 604 Show data context 775 Show data context 1,077 Show data context 1,015 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.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Manchester PLPar/PLU/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/10005462/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 20th November 2019