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 266 Show data context 147 Show data context 53 Show data context 50 Show data context 84 Show data context 94 Show data context 52 Show data context 33 Show data context 18 Show data context 7 Show data context 1 Show data context
Measles 316 Show data context 26 Show data context 1 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
Scarlet Fever 718 Show data context 308 Show data context 73 Show data context 17 Show data context 5 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
Diphtheria 34 Show data context 12 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 2 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
Whooping-cough 255 Show data context 6 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 10 Show data context 13 Show data context 7 Show data context 10 Show data context 10 Show data context 15 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 196 Show data context 91 Show data context 56 Show data context 68 Show data context 56 Show data context 74 Show data context 51 Show data context 35 Show data context 18 Show data context 15 Show data context 4 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 42 Show data context 28 Show data context 12 Show data context 11 Show data context 15 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 15 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 11 Show data context 34 Show data context 45 Show data context 21 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 597 Show data context 8 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 13 Show data context 13 Show data context 16 Show data context 22 Show data context 32 Show data context 23 Show data context
Cholera 13 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 10 Show data context 33 Show data context 51 Show data context 55 Show data context 29 Show data context 11 Show data context
Scrofula 94 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 747 Show data context 17 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 101 Show data context 34 Show data context 57 Show data context 168 Show data context 206 Show data context 364 Show data context 261 Show data context 135 Show data context 79 Show data context 17 Show data context 3 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 348 Show data context 27 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 1,613 Show data context 53 Show data context 25 Show data context 22 Show data context 19 Show data context 55 Show data context 69 Show data context 108 Show data context 139 Show data context 226 Show data context 89 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 6 Show data context 21 Show data context 20 Show data context 24 Show data context 25 Show data context 61 Show data context 106 Show data context 109 Show data context 186 Show data context 175 Show data context 44 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 1,303 Show data context 65 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 28 Show data context 53 Show data context 99 Show data context 145 Show data context 238 Show data context 240 Show data context 123 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 221 Show data context 21 Show data context 16 Show data context 21 Show data context 24 Show data context 44 Show data context 72 Show data context 93 Show data context 122 Show data context 91 Show data context 35 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 22 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 22 Show data context 15 Show data context 22 Show data context 26 Show data context 24 Show data context 14 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 11 Show data context 17 Show data context 43 Show data context 25 Show data context 4 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 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 10 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other Violence 96 Show data context 45 Show data context 62 Show data context 47 Show data context 56 Show data context 101 Show data context 74 Show data context 69 Show data context 66 Show data context 29 Show data context 17 Show data context
Other Causes 2,836 Show data context 48 Show data context 19 Show data context 26 Show data context 24 Show data context 71 Show data context 67 Show data context 89 Show data context 155 Show data context 387 Show data context 712 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.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Durham 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/10055945/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 17th January 2022