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 27 Show data context 19 Show data context 8 Show data context 19 Show data context 15 Show data context 14 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 140 Show data context 17 Show data context 3 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
Scarlet Fever 190 Show data context 99 Show data context 26 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 20 Show data context 20 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 284 Show data context 12 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 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 42 Show data context 29 Show data context 20 Show data context 26 Show data context 24 Show data context 26 Show data context 13 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 7 Show data context 2 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 9 Show data context 17 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 2 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 391 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context 7 Show data context 3 Show data context 10 Show data context 23 Show data context 45 Show data context
Cholera 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 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 8 Show data context 28 Show data context 35 Show data context 84 Show data context 82 Show data context 22 Show data context
Scrofula 47 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 7 Show data context 9 Show data context 12 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 234 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 45 Show data context 28 Show data context 45 Show data context 118 Show data context 164 Show data context 250 Show data context 172 Show data context 159 Show data context 135 Show data context 48 Show data context 7 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 90 Show data context 24 Show data context 9 Show data context 3 Show data context 5 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 296 Show data context 26 Show data context 21 Show data context 21 Show data context 13 Show data context 25 Show data context 47 Show data context 68 Show data context 145 Show data context 243 Show data context 204 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 7 Show data context 9 Show data context 12 Show data context 27 Show data context 44 Show data context 61 Show data context 104 Show data context 153 Show data context 72 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 595 Show data context 25 Show data context 12 Show data context 12 Show data context 20 Show data context 37 Show data context 73 Show data context 121 Show data context 177 Show data context 251 Show data context 197 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 164 Show data context 19 Show data context 15 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 27 Show data context 36 Show data context 66 Show data context 106 Show data context 127 Show data context 78 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 11 Show data context 5 Show data context 6 Show data context 9 Show data context 5 Show data context 21 Show data context 29 Show data context 15 Show data context 27 Show data context 43 Show data context 27 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 8 Show data context 19 Show data context 19 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 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Other Violence 37 Show data context 20 Show data context 24 Show data context 20 Show data context 26 Show data context 31 Show data context 36 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 16 Show data context 19 Show data context
Other Causes 1,649 Show data context 46 Show data context 20 Show data context 23 Show data context 23 Show data context 30 Show data context 46 Show data context 52 Show data context 96 Show data context 285 Show data context 910 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, Penzance 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/10174752/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 13th August 2020