Cause of Death

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Year Small-pox Measles Scarlet fever Diptheria Whooping Cough Fever Diarrhoea Cholera Violent Deaths Other
1871 35 Show data context 0 Show data context 24 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 12 Show data context 94 Show data context
1881 0 Show data context 21 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 13 Show data context 0 Show data context 14 Show data context 76 Show data context
1891 0 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context 11 Show data context 33 Show data context
1901 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 10 Show data context 18 Show data context
1911 0 Show data context 9 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 33 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 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: 23rd August 2019