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 183 Show data context 44 Show data context 23 Show data context 53 Show data context 69 Show data context 90 Show data context 45 Show data context 26 Show data context 18 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 718 Show data context 57 Show data context 10 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 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 1,372 Show data context 608 Show data context 155 Show data context 61 Show data context 33 Show data context 30 Show data context 24 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 242 Show data context 189 Show data context 74 Show data context 25 Show data context 18 Show data context 16 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,444 Show data context 30 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 14 Show data context 33 Show data context 24 Show data context 21 Show data context 15 Show data context 12 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context
Enteric Fever 153 Show data context 142 Show data context 132 Show data context 117 Show data context 128 Show data context 148 Show data context 107 Show data context 105 Show data context 80 Show data context 82 Show data context 16 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 63 Show data context 56 Show data context 36 Show data context 38 Show data context 30 Show data context 18 Show data context 21 Show data context 21 Show data context 31 Show data context 34 Show data context 24 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 16 Show data context 57 Show data context 111 Show data context 60 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,505 Show data context 48 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 20 Show data context 34 Show data context 33 Show data context 89 Show data context 194 Show data context 385 Show data context
Cholera 28 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 20 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context
Cancer 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 66 Show data context 216 Show data context 464 Show data context 695 Show data context 639 Show data context 287 Show data context
Scrofula 180 Show data context 33 Show data context 23 Show data context 31 Show data context 35 Show data context 40 Show data context 33 Show data context 27 Show data context 20 Show data context 18 Show data context 2 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 674 Show data context 57 Show data context 42 Show data context 36 Show data context 12 Show data context 19 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Phthisis 252 Show data context 146 Show data context 317 Show data context 890 Show data context 1,258 Show data context 2,003 Show data context 1,295 Show data context 721 Show data context 454 Show data context 167 Show data context 19 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 697 Show data context 153 Show data context 78 Show data context 26 Show data context 13 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 5,006 Show data context 265 Show data context 165 Show data context 166 Show data context 140 Show data context 323 Show data context 485 Show data context 704 Show data context 1,140 Show data context 1,868 Show data context 1,818 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 25 Show data context 46 Show data context 77 Show data context 100 Show data context 105 Show data context 294 Show data context 541 Show data context 710 Show data context 1,119 Show data context 1,733 Show data context 1,041 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 5,037 Show data context 187 Show data context 79 Show data context 119 Show data context 125 Show data context 325 Show data context 508 Show data context 682 Show data context 1,222 Show data context 2,030 Show data context 2,337 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 555 Show data context 107 Show data context 68 Show data context 94 Show data context 93 Show data context 222 Show data context 381 Show data context 545 Show data context 755 Show data context 885 Show data context 493 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 58 Show data context 44 Show data context 19 Show data context 35 Show data context 56 Show data context 118 Show data context 151 Show data context 178 Show data context 269 Show data context 407 Show data context 331 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 19 Show data context 37 Show data context 40 Show data context 42 Show data context 36 Show data context 14 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 19 Show data context 60 Show data context 142 Show data context 125 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 16 Show data context 21 Show data context 39 Show data context 46 Show data context 61 Show data context 87 Show data context 56 Show data context 17 Show data context
Other Violence 541 Show data context 239 Show data context 170 Show data context 180 Show data context 150 Show data context 230 Show data context 232 Show data context 209 Show data context 216 Show data context 192 Show data context 199 Show data context
Other Causes 9,004 Show data context 265 Show data context 163 Show data context 165 Show data context 116 Show data context 266 Show data context 342 Show data context 433 Show data context 710 Show data context 1,896 Show data context 6,151 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, Lincolnshire 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/10054771/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021