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 275 Show data context 201 Show data context 117 Show data context 97 Show data context 114 Show data context 177 Show data context 107 Show data context 58 Show data context 27 Show data context 6 Show data context 7 Show data context
Measles 1,396 Show data context 103 Show data context 18 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 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
Scarlet Fever 1,157 Show data context 611 Show data context 135 Show data context 52 Show data context 27 Show data context 34 Show data context 19 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 256 Show data context 218 Show data context 70 Show data context 18 Show data context 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,810 Show data context 67 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 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
Typhus 18 Show data context 23 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 12 Show data context 22 Show data context 13 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 259 Show data context 202 Show data context 199 Show data context 185 Show data context 158 Show data context 237 Show data context 152 Show data context 114 Show data context 92 Show data context 57 Show data context 11 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 157 Show data context 84 Show data context 53 Show data context 31 Show data context 33 Show data context 58 Show data context 31 Show data context 37 Show data context 36 Show data context 41 Show data context 19 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 10 Show data context 50 Show data context 144 Show data context 78 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,614 Show data context 31 Show data context 17 Show data context 5 Show data context 17 Show data context 81 Show data context 79 Show data context 54 Show data context 97 Show data context 169 Show data context 263 Show data context
Cholera 44 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
Cancer 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 11 Show data context 107 Show data context 315 Show data context 592 Show data context 763 Show data context 650 Show data context 365 Show data context
Scrofula 312 Show data context 27 Show data context 39 Show data context 39 Show data context 44 Show data context 58 Show data context 33 Show data context 18 Show data context 18 Show data context 16 Show data context 4 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 927 Show data context 63 Show data context 48 Show data context 24 Show data context 16 Show data context 18 Show data context 14 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 505 Show data context 174 Show data context 304 Show data context 966 Show data context 1,614 Show data context 3,342 Show data context 2,536 Show data context 1,506 Show data context 836 Show data context 296 Show data context 43 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,109 Show data context 213 Show data context 75 Show data context 26 Show data context 11 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 4,087 Show data context 304 Show data context 196 Show data context 200 Show data context 208 Show data context 476 Show data context 843 Show data context 1,057 Show data context 1,609 Show data context 2,161 Show data context 1,773 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 68 Show data context 57 Show data context 89 Show data context 126 Show data context 148 Show data context 561 Show data context 979 Show data context 1,031 Show data context 1,581 Show data context 2,038 Show data context 1,235 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 6,499 Show data context 268 Show data context 95 Show data context 118 Show data context 191 Show data context 499 Show data context 780 Show data context 1,056 Show data context 1,570 Show data context 2,290 Show data context 2,349 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 607 Show data context 114 Show data context 77 Show data context 101 Show data context 122 Show data context 390 Show data context 531 Show data context 748 Show data context 881 Show data context 948 Show data context 505 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 60 Show data context 45 Show data context 31 Show data context 57 Show data context 67 Show data context 238 Show data context 357 Show data context 356 Show data context 453 Show data context 469 Show data context 321 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 9 Show data context 37 Show data context 51 Show data context 72 Show data context 57 Show data context 37 Show data context 14 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 28 Show data context 79 Show data context 200 Show data context 155 Show data context 11 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 5 Show data context 22 Show data context 58 Show data context 80 Show data context 72 Show data context 85 Show data context 39 Show data context 20 Show data context
Other Violence 622 Show data context 167 Show data context 118 Show data context 191 Show data context 210 Show data context 303 Show data context 315 Show data context 271 Show data context 236 Show data context 167 Show data context 158 Show data context
Other Causes 9,059 Show data context 319 Show data context 170 Show data context 161 Show data context 170 Show data context 430 Show data context 472 Show data context 572 Show data context 901 Show data context 2,248 Show data context 6,669 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, Hampshire RegC 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/10107350/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 25th May 2019