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 13 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 1,199 Show data context 49 Show data context 4 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
Scarlet Fever 1,699 Show data context 515 Show data context 74 Show data context 17 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 46 Show data context 14 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 824 Show data context 15 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 7 Show data context 15 Show data context 18 Show data context 16 Show data context 13 Show data context 15 Show data context 6 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 139 Show data context 130 Show data context 103 Show data context 135 Show data context 91 Show data context 111 Show data context 78 Show data context 39 Show data context 34 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 46 Show data context 20 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 19 Show data context 49 Show data context 32 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 2,018 Show data context 16 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 14 Show data context 21 Show data context 13 Show data context 51 Show data context 71 Show data context 59 Show data context
Cholera 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 22 Show data context 74 Show data context 143 Show data context 142 Show data context 83 Show data context 27 Show data context
Scrofula 65 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 837 Show data context 30 Show data context 17 Show data context 9 Show data context 2 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 260 Show data context 81 Show data context 152 Show data context 393 Show data context 495 Show data context 795 Show data context 725 Show data context 392 Show data context 169 Show data context 42 Show data context 6 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 403 Show data context 28 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,970 Show data context 176 Show data context 70 Show data context 61 Show data context 48 Show data context 139 Show data context 203 Show data context 363 Show data context 471 Show data context 531 Show data context 248 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 11 Show data context 28 Show data context 47 Show data context 58 Show data context 64 Show data context 178 Show data context 271 Show data context 340 Show data context 405 Show data context 296 Show data context 66 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,240 Show data context 165 Show data context 45 Show data context 75 Show data context 114 Show data context 274 Show data context 505 Show data context 834 Show data context 1,040 Show data context 1,074 Show data context 485 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 433 Show data context 49 Show data context 40 Show data context 54 Show data context 66 Show data context 131 Show data context 172 Show data context 315 Show data context 341 Show data context 220 Show data context 66 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 46 Show data context 17 Show data context 10 Show data context 19 Show data context 19 Show data context 43 Show data context 46 Show data context 61 Show data context 79 Show data context 71 Show data context 34 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 15 Show data context 23 Show data context 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 10 Show data context 29 Show data context 79 Show data context 64 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 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 19 Show data context 18 Show data context 21 Show data context 17 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context
Other Violence 217 Show data context 95 Show data context 55 Show data context 42 Show data context 54 Show data context 111 Show data context 114 Show data context 122 Show data context 84 Show data context 60 Show data context 31 Show data context
Other Causes 4,728 Show data context 117 Show data context 72 Show data context 86 Show data context 50 Show data context 162 Show data context 168 Show data context 226 Show data context 299 Show data context 524 Show data context 905 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, Blackburn 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/10100150/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 13th May 2021