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 214 Show data context 69 Show data context 61 Show data context 96 Show data context 129 Show data context 207 Show data context 112 Show data context 72 Show data context 32 Show data context 16 Show data context 4 Show data context
Measles 999 Show data context 85 Show data context 14 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,262 Show data context 595 Show data context 158 Show data context 38 Show data context 18 Show data context 21 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 314 Show data context 228 Show data context 71 Show data context 17 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 10 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 2,349 Show data context 75 Show data context 4 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 6 Show data context 13 Show data context 11 Show data context 26 Show data context 5 Show data context 15 Show data context 15 Show data context 10 Show data context 13 Show data context 11 Show data context 3 Show data context
Enteric Fever 169 Show data context 167 Show data context 128 Show data context 148 Show data context 93 Show data context 148 Show data context 106 Show data context 73 Show data context 73 Show data context 57 Show data context 22 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 83 Show data context 58 Show data context 37 Show data context 26 Show data context 9 Show data context 29 Show data context 23 Show data context 29 Show data context 34 Show data context 27 Show data context 14 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 60 Show data context 123 Show data context 68 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,925 Show data context 34 Show data context 17 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 29 Show data context 29 Show data context 29 Show data context 97 Show data context 155 Show data context 247 Show data context
Cholera 81 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 74 Show data context 256 Show data context 481 Show data context 668 Show data context 581 Show data context 292 Show data context
Scrofula 326 Show data context 68 Show data context 52 Show data context 34 Show data context 24 Show data context 38 Show data context 38 Show data context 34 Show data context 25 Show data context 19 Show data context 7 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 1,202 Show data context 88 Show data context 38 Show data context 29 Show data context 14 Show data context 18 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 374 Show data context 202 Show data context 371 Show data context 806 Show data context 1,080 Show data context 2,191 Show data context 1,795 Show data context 1,262 Show data context 719 Show data context 251 Show data context 49 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,169 Show data context 157 Show data context 48 Show data context 29 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 4,230 Show data context 371 Show data context 161 Show data context 185 Show data context 136 Show data context 341 Show data context 553 Show data context 770 Show data context 1,275 Show data context 1,927 Show data context 1,834 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 85 Show data context 89 Show data context 124 Show data context 131 Show data context 90 Show data context 322 Show data context 587 Show data context 776 Show data context 1,280 Show data context 1,796 Show data context 1,154 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 6,378 Show data context 298 Show data context 107 Show data context 132 Show data context 135 Show data context 393 Show data context 618 Show data context 826 Show data context 1,424 Show data context 2,089 Show data context 2,149 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 637 Show data context 108 Show data context 68 Show data context 97 Show data context 83 Show data context 221 Show data context 405 Show data context 555 Show data context 747 Show data context 803 Show data context 455 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 82 Show data context 42 Show data context 35 Show data context 31 Show data context 44 Show data context 132 Show data context 157 Show data context 224 Show data context 296 Show data context 354 Show data context 257 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 10 Show data context 23 Show data context 42 Show data context 58 Show data context 35 Show data context 40 Show data context 15 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 20 Show data context 55 Show data context 164 Show data context 148 Show data context 6 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 13 Show data context 14 Show data context 50 Show data context 45 Show data context 66 Show data context 57 Show data context 47 Show data context 15 Show data context
Other Violence 489 Show data context 164 Show data context 172 Show data context 149 Show data context 147 Show data context 231 Show data context 241 Show data context 235 Show data context 205 Show data context 157 Show data context 152 Show data context
Other Causes 9,397 Show data context 348 Show data context 202 Show data context 170 Show data context 137 Show data context 282 Show data context 312 Show data context 444 Show data context 727 Show data context 1,730 Show data context 5,535 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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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, Essex 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/10214725/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 19th October 2019