Decennial Cause of Death by Age for under 5s

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Data for 01 Jan 1871 to 31 Dec 1880 Age in single years between birth and 5
Cause of Death (RG 1870s DS definition) 0 1 2 3 4
Small-pox 83 Show data context 27 Show data context 21 Show data context 29 Show data context 23 Show data context
Measles 205 Show data context 271 Show data context 127 Show data context 64 Show data context 51 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 114 Show data context 298 Show data context 344 Show data context 335 Show data context 281 Show data context
Diphtheria 27 Show data context 30 Show data context 48 Show data context 59 Show data context 78 Show data context
Whooping-cough 776 Show data context 413 Show data context 167 Show data context 60 Show data context 28 Show data context
Typhus 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context
Enteric Fever 19 Show data context 27 Show data context 30 Show data context 46 Show data context 31 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 13 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 16 Show data context 12 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
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,028 Show data context 350 Show data context 73 Show data context 35 Show data context 19 Show data context
Cholera 22 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scrofula 89 Show data context 53 Show data context 20 Show data context 8 Show data context 10 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 467 Show data context 137 Show data context 39 Show data context 22 Show data context 9 Show data context
Phthisis 111 Show data context 72 Show data context 31 Show data context 22 Show data context 16 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 284 Show data context 194 Show data context 104 Show data context 57 Show data context 58 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 4,085 Show data context 494 Show data context 220 Show data context 134 Show data context 73 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 3,151 Show data context 1,211 Show data context 384 Show data context 182 Show data context 109 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 423 Show data context 52 Show data context 29 Show data context 26 Show data context 25 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 22 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 14 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 166 Show data context 106 Show data context 128 Show data context 68 Show data context 73 Show data context
Other Causes 7,832 Show data context 746 Show data context 210 Show data context 116 Show data context 100 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 single year of age for children under 5. Unlike earlier reports, the 1871-80 Supplement provides no information on gender.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Lincolnshire RegC through time | Life and Death Statistics | Decennial Cause of Death by Age for under 5s, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10054771/cube/CoD_DS_1870s_U5

Date accessed: 25th October 2021