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 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 45 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 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 40 Show data context 13 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 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
Diphtheria 35 Show data context 10 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 64 Show data context 2 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 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 8 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 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 0 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 211 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 9 Show data context
Cholera 4 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 0 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 14 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 17 Show data context 6 Show data context
Scrofula 19 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 39 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 40 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 40 Show data context 58 Show data context 123 Show data context 99 Show data context 93 Show data context 53 Show data context 13 Show data context 1 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 67 Show data context 13 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 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
Diseases of Nervous System 170 Show data context 3 Show data context 12 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 13 Show data context 19 Show data context 26 Show data context 56 Show data context 65 Show data context 48 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 20 Show data context 23 Show data context 34 Show data context 64 Show data context 61 Show data context 27 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 379 Show data context 12 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 17 Show data context 30 Show data context 27 Show data context 67 Show data context 94 Show data context 76 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 31 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 15 Show data context 24 Show data context 36 Show data context 34 Show data context 8 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 11 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 20 Show data context 14 Show data context 12 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 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 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 13 Show data context 15 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
Other Causes 479 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 11 Show data context 25 Show data context 20 Show data context 34 Show data context 75 Show data context 204 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, Oxford 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/10005504/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 20th August 2019