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 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 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
Measles 33 Show data context 10 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
Scarlet Fever 20 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 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
Diphtheria 13 Show data context 18 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 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
Whooping-cough 93 Show data context 3 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
Typhus 0 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 2 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 15 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 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
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 37 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context
Cholera 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 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 16 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context
Scrofula 8 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 45 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 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 0 Show data context
Phthisis 17 Show data context 5 Show data context 16 Show data context 44 Show data context 55 Show data context 70 Show data context 39 Show data context 46 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 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
Diseases of Nervous System 122 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 12 Show data context 13 Show data context 22 Show data context 41 Show data context 90 Show data context 92 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 12 Show data context 12 Show data context 12 Show data context 47 Show data context 53 Show data context 45 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 170 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 17 Show data context 13 Show data context 25 Show data context 36 Show data context 69 Show data context 74 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 21 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 29 Show data context 27 Show data context 21 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 9 Show data context 15 Show data context 10 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 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 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 16 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 12 Show data context
Other Causes 425 Show data context 18 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 16 Show data context 13 Show data context 23 Show data context 46 Show data context 105 Show data context 326 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, St Columb Major PLU/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/10030110/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021