Cause of Death

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Year Small-pox Measles Scarlet fever Diptheria Whooping Cough Fever Diarrhoea Cholera Violent Deaths Other
1871 2 Show data context 95 Show data context 14 Show data context 14 Show data context 69 Show data context 39 Show data context 142 Show data context 0 Show data context 195 Show data context 570 Show data context
1881 1 Show data context 20 Show data context 40 Show data context 9 Show data context 75 Show data context 12 Show data context 73 Show data context 0 Show data context 130 Show data context 360 Show data context
1891 0 Show data context 25 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 65 Show data context 21 Show data context 64 Show data context 1 Show data context 132 Show data context 318 Show data context
1901 0 Show data context 57 Show data context 2 Show data context 17 Show data context 45 Show data context 21 Show data context 144 Show data context 0 Show data context 126 Show data context 412 Show data context
1911 0 Show data context 51 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 15 Show data context 6 Show data context 151 Show data context 163 Show data context 393 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 - 1911 Registrar General, Quarterly Report (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Quarterly Returns, 1871-1911. These reports used a greatly simplified cause of death classification, mainly focused on epidemic diseases of childhood, and provided no breakdown of causes of death by gender or age. Note that the detailed classification changed between 1901 and 1911: in 1911, Cholera was not listed, 'Fever' was replaced by the more specific 'Enteric or Typhoid Fever', and 'Diarrhoea' was replaced by 'Diarrhoea and Enteritis', specifical...


ly for deaths under 2 years.

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Date accessed: 08th December 2021