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 92 Show data context 65 Show data context 89 Show data context 83 Show data context 124 Show data context 93 Show data context 38 Show data context 24 Show data context 17 Show data context 6 Show data context
Measles 1,365 Show data context 156 Show data context 17 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 1,348 Show data context 628 Show data context 159 Show data context 45 Show data context 34 Show data context 36 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 462 Show data context 379 Show data context 63 Show data context 26 Show data context 15 Show data context 9 Show data context 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 5 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context
Whooping-cough 2,608 Show data context 82 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 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Typhus 10 Show data context 21 Show data context 18 Show data context 17 Show data context 13 Show data context 17 Show data context 14 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Enteric Fever 358 Show data context 231 Show data context 167 Show data context 200 Show data context 137 Show data context 165 Show data context 121 Show data context 114 Show data context 90 Show data context 67 Show data context 31 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 86 Show data context 69 Show data context 53 Show data context 37 Show data context 30 Show data context 41 Show data context 35 Show data context 31 Show data context 38 Show data context 57 Show data context 41 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 15 Show data context 71 Show data context 171 Show data context 90 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 3,671 Show data context 36 Show data context 6 Show data context 13 Show data context 16 Show data context 45 Show data context 45 Show data context 53 Show data context 89 Show data context 218 Show data context 311 Show data context
Cholera 122 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 8 Show data context 11 Show data context 10 Show data context 14 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 18 Show data context 17 Show data context 116 Show data context 389 Show data context 657 Show data context 895 Show data context 769 Show data context 329 Show data context
Scrofula 469 Show data context 64 Show data context 57 Show data context 51 Show data context 52 Show data context 44 Show data context 36 Show data context 40 Show data context 34 Show data context 18 Show data context 7 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 1,479 Show data context 106 Show data context 63 Show data context 33 Show data context 15 Show data context 30 Show data context 20 Show data context 19 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 633 Show data context 253 Show data context 400 Show data context 1,071 Show data context 1,611 Show data context 3,010 Show data context 2,416 Show data context 1,552 Show data context 913 Show data context 321 Show data context 47 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,492 Show data context 214 Show data context 85 Show data context 22 Show data context 11 Show data context 27 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 5,366 Show data context 371 Show data context 205 Show data context 250 Show data context 196 Show data context 608 Show data context 966 Show data context 1,198 Show data context 1,766 Show data context 2,485 Show data context 2,219 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 95 Show data context 109 Show data context 162 Show data context 148 Show data context 163 Show data context 549 Show data context 971 Show data context 1,160 Show data context 1,879 Show data context 2,423 Show data context 1,373 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 7,920 Show data context 364 Show data context 111 Show data context 166 Show data context 267 Show data context 601 Show data context 895 Show data context 1,112 Show data context 1,880 Show data context 2,816 Show data context 2,769 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,025 Show data context 136 Show data context 122 Show data context 124 Show data context 134 Show data context 371 Show data context 634 Show data context 866 Show data context 1,125 Show data context 1,150 Show data context 692 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 96 Show data context 59 Show data context 48 Show data context 63 Show data context 74 Show data context 214 Show data context 322 Show data context 351 Show data context 485 Show data context 616 Show data context 394 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 12 Show data context 39 Show data context 65 Show data context 95 Show data context 79 Show data context 56 Show data context 21 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 23 Show data context 76 Show data context 189 Show data context 209 Show data context 10 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 12 Show data context 34 Show data context 89 Show data context 95 Show data context 115 Show data context 123 Show data context 63 Show data context 22 Show data context
Other Violence 722 Show data context 219 Show data context 188 Show data context 249 Show data context 269 Show data context 414 Show data context 445 Show data context 339 Show data context 317 Show data context 222 Show data context 252 Show data context
Other Causes 11,881 Show data context 497 Show data context 280 Show data context 235 Show data context 217 Show data context 443 Show data context 562 Show data context 629 Show data context 1,035 Show data context 2,419 Show data context 7,483 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1880 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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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, Kent 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/10134729/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 25th October 2021