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 146 Show data context 142 Show data context 66 Show data context 51 Show data context 49 Show data context 79 Show data context 42 Show data context 17 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context
Measles 458 Show data context 24 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 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 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 400 Show data context 194 Show data context 36 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 11 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 54 Show data context 62 Show data context 11 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 476 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 16 Show data context 9 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 120 Show data context 84 Show data context 75 Show data context 61 Show data context 55 Show data context 100 Show data context 59 Show data context 36 Show data context 29 Show data context 10 Show data context 1 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 85 Show data context 28 Show data context 14 Show data context 6 Show data context 12 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 15 Show data context 0 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 19 Show data context 46 Show data context 18 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,024 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 23 Show data context 21 Show data context 18 Show data context 30 Show data context 38 Show data context 51 Show data context
Cholera 18 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Cancer 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 27 Show data context 79 Show data context 145 Show data context 161 Show data context 110 Show data context 45 Show data context
Scrofula 66 Show data context 6 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 348 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 4 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
Phthisis 122 Show data context 52 Show data context 67 Show data context 165 Show data context 277 Show data context 703 Show data context 641 Show data context 391 Show data context 181 Show data context 38 Show data context 3 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 293 Show data context 49 Show data context 10 Show data context 5 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
Diseases of Nervous System 1,392 Show data context 91 Show data context 46 Show data context 42 Show data context 51 Show data context 118 Show data context 213 Show data context 259 Show data context 365 Show data context 382 Show data context 269 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 20 Show data context 17 Show data context 27 Show data context 26 Show data context 35 Show data context 153 Show data context 269 Show data context 267 Show data context 320 Show data context 291 Show data context 130 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 1,773 Show data context 44 Show data context 10 Show data context 16 Show data context 35 Show data context 102 Show data context 204 Show data context 298 Show data context 379 Show data context 454 Show data context 406 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 131 Show data context 22 Show data context 15 Show data context 14 Show data context 25 Show data context 107 Show data context 119 Show data context 157 Show data context 173 Show data context 124 Show data context 60 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 15 Show data context 11 Show data context 6 Show data context 14 Show data context 17 Show data context 51 Show data context 94 Show data context 76 Show data context 103 Show data context 87 Show data context 48 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 14 Show data context 13 Show data context 20 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 5 Show data context 23 Show data context 41 Show data context 30 Show data context 1 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 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 14 Show data context 24 Show data context 15 Show data context 28 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context
Other Violence 138 Show data context 41 Show data context 15 Show data context 34 Show data context 35 Show data context 39 Show data context 47 Show data context 65 Show data context 51 Show data context 23 Show data context 33 Show data context
Other Causes 2,365 Show data context 65 Show data context 35 Show data context 33 Show data context 35 Show data context 91 Show data context 100 Show data context 99 Show data context 174 Show data context 481 Show data context 1,118 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, Portsmouth PLU/PLPar/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/10154984/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 23rd October 2021