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 206 Show data context 90 Show data context 57 Show data context 96 Show data context 65 Show data context 80 Show data context 42 Show data context 20 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 644 Show data context 106 Show data context 17 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,116 Show data context 616 Show data context 176 Show data context 45 Show data context 16 Show data context 26 Show data context 9 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 190 Show data context 182 Show data context 52 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,675 Show data context 54 Show data context 6 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 5 Show data context 19 Show data context 16 Show data context 38 Show data context 12 Show data context 13 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 6 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 124 Show data context 120 Show data context 133 Show data context 194 Show data context 123 Show data context 139 Show data context 97 Show data context 89 Show data context 75 Show data context 43 Show data context 21 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 72 Show data context 64 Show data context 29 Show data context 25 Show data context 33 Show data context 25 Show data context 22 Show data context 33 Show data context 35 Show data context 38 Show data context 23 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 28 Show data context 54 Show data context 42 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,337 Show data context 18 Show data context 4 Show data context 11 Show data context 13 Show data context 21 Show data context 31 Show data context 23 Show data context 53 Show data context 102 Show data context 170 Show data context
Cholera 17 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context
Cancer 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 35 Show data context 158 Show data context 300 Show data context 515 Show data context 503 Show data context 225 Show data context
Scrofula 197 Show data context 21 Show data context 32 Show data context 24 Show data context 43 Show data context 26 Show data context 29 Show data context 31 Show data context 20 Show data context 15 Show data context 1 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 783 Show data context 59 Show data context 28 Show data context 37 Show data context 23 Show data context 8 Show data context 13 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Phthisis 525 Show data context 147 Show data context 295 Show data context 771 Show data context 1,065 Show data context 1,543 Show data context 1,058 Show data context 927 Show data context 808 Show data context 339 Show data context 46 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 511 Show data context 142 Show data context 57 Show data context 28 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,446 Show data context 204 Show data context 151 Show data context 131 Show data context 118 Show data context 212 Show data context 326 Show data context 492 Show data context 924 Show data context 1,636 Show data context 1,482 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 31 Show data context 37 Show data context 48 Show data context 65 Show data context 67 Show data context 179 Show data context 283 Show data context 423 Show data context 863 Show data context 1,147 Show data context 710 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 3,735 Show data context 172 Show data context 64 Show data context 115 Show data context 129 Show data context 262 Show data context 394 Show data context 632 Show data context 1,138 Show data context 1,671 Show data context 1,408 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 522 Show data context 89 Show data context 70 Show data context 64 Show data context 82 Show data context 148 Show data context 219 Show data context 367 Show data context 569 Show data context 662 Show data context 389 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 50 Show data context 28 Show data context 30 Show data context 32 Show data context 38 Show data context 89 Show data context 147 Show data context 114 Show data context 226 Show data context 311 Show data context 193 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 31 Show data context 48 Show data context 36 Show data context 27 Show data context 10 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 19 Show data context 46 Show data context 107 Show data context 128 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 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 20 Show data context 30 Show data context 29 Show data context 23 Show data context 7 Show data context
Other Violence 318 Show data context 121 Show data context 146 Show data context 213 Show data context 173 Show data context 261 Show data context 235 Show data context 198 Show data context 149 Show data context 106 Show data context 111 Show data context
Other Causes 9,275 Show data context 281 Show data context 158 Show data context 132 Show data context 107 Show data context 225 Show data context 289 Show data context 356 Show data context 700 Show data context 2,154 Show data context 6,343 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, Cornwall 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/10001110/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 06th August 2020