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 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 12 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 593 Show data context 36 Show data context 4 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
Scarlet Fever 779 Show data context 348 Show data context 71 Show data context 20 Show data context 10 Show data context 13 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 115 Show data context 53 Show data context 19 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 724 Show data context 13 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 0 Show data context
Typhus 6 Show data context 12 Show data context 11 Show data context 20 Show data context 8 Show data context 16 Show data context 17 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 103 Show data context 69 Show data context 62 Show data context 74 Show data context 64 Show data context 103 Show data context 68 Show data context 58 Show data context 38 Show data context 33 Show data context 1 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 60 Show data context 26 Show data context 16 Show data context 14 Show data context 8 Show data context 15 Show data context 19 Show data context 11 Show data context 20 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 42 Show data context 80 Show data context 41 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 887 Show data context 12 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 13 Show data context 18 Show data context 28 Show data context 47 Show data context 70 Show data context 73 Show data context
Cholera 36 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 9 Show data context 13 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 32 Show data context 87 Show data context 131 Show data context 187 Show data context 107 Show data context 30 Show data context
Scrofula 76 Show data context 18 Show data context 13 Show data context 15 Show data context 4 Show data context 15 Show data context 12 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 330 Show data context 21 Show data context 8 Show data context 16 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 205 Show data context 90 Show data context 157 Show data context 538 Show data context 574 Show data context 918 Show data context 688 Show data context 465 Show data context 314 Show data context 115 Show data context 6 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 514 Show data context 91 Show data context 48 Show data context 14 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,705 Show data context 155 Show data context 72 Show data context 65 Show data context 38 Show data context 119 Show data context 137 Show data context 269 Show data context 433 Show data context 551 Show data context 280 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 7 Show data context 33 Show data context 47 Show data context 37 Show data context 52 Show data context 123 Show data context 177 Show data context 245 Show data context 477 Show data context 388 Show data context 105 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 2,695 Show data context 109 Show data context 37 Show data context 42 Show data context 67 Show data context 171 Show data context 275 Show data context 408 Show data context 753 Show data context 975 Show data context 526 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 256 Show data context 31 Show data context 32 Show data context 42 Show data context 45 Show data context 107 Show data context 160 Show data context 248 Show data context 297 Show data context 281 Show data context 89 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 51 Show data context 17 Show data context 16 Show data context 15 Show data context 36 Show data context 57 Show data context 66 Show data context 85 Show data context 119 Show data context 113 Show data context 47 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 7 Show data context 16 Show data context 23 Show data context 13 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 28 Show data context 75 Show data context 47 Show data context 2 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 8 Show data context 10 Show data context 15 Show data context 33 Show data context 26 Show data context 26 Show data context 11 Show data context 1 Show data context
Other Violence 148 Show data context 59 Show data context 45 Show data context 49 Show data context 40 Show data context 91 Show data context 71 Show data context 80 Show data context 100 Show data context 56 Show data context 26 Show data context
Other Causes 3,159 Show data context 125 Show data context 64 Show data context 75 Show data context 66 Show data context 136 Show data context 147 Show data context 161 Show data context 280 Show data context 623 Show data context 1,271 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, Huddersfield 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/10081762/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 25th June 2022