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 445 Show data context 224 Show data context 79 Show data context 104 Show data context 164 Show data context 228 Show data context 149 Show data context 75 Show data context 39 Show data context 23 Show data context 5 Show data context
Measles 1,035 Show data context 81 Show data context 13 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 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
Scarlet Fever 3,009 Show data context 1,270 Show data context 256 Show data context 70 Show data context 28 Show data context 36 Show data context 15 Show data context 7 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 314 Show data context 123 Show data context 38 Show data context 13 Show data context 11 Show data context 12 Show data context 10 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,906 Show data context 81 Show data context 3 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 0 Show data context
Typhus 32 Show data context 36 Show data context 35 Show data context 35 Show data context 43 Show data context 60 Show data context 53 Show data context 53 Show data context 29 Show data context 20 Show data context 2 Show data context
Enteric Fever 277 Show data context 195 Show data context 154 Show data context 173 Show data context 164 Show data context 196 Show data context 112 Show data context 82 Show data context 76 Show data context 53 Show data context 17 Show data context
Simple Cont Fever 148 Show data context 97 Show data context 42 Show data context 30 Show data context 16 Show data context 35 Show data context 29 Show data context 28 Show data context 23 Show data context 29 Show data context 16 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 26 Show data context 107 Show data context 182 Show data context 98 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 3,389 Show data context 41 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 14 Show data context 54 Show data context 49 Show data context 76 Show data context 112 Show data context 204 Show data context 249 Show data context
Cholera 125 Show data context 7 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 14 Show data context 14 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 79 Show data context 221 Show data context 412 Show data context 484 Show data context 400 Show data context 172 Show data context
Scrofula 212 Show data context 36 Show data context 34 Show data context 38 Show data context 21 Show data context 31 Show data context 20 Show data context 20 Show data context 14 Show data context 14 Show data context 3 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 2,265 Show data context 117 Show data context 54 Show data context 33 Show data context 14 Show data context 25 Show data context 7 Show data context 12 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context
Phthisis 351 Show data context 223 Show data context 402 Show data context 989 Show data context 1,353 Show data context 2,426 Show data context 1,713 Show data context 1,069 Show data context 598 Show data context 188 Show data context 22 Show data context
Hydrocephalus 1,351 Show data context 195 Show data context 61 Show data context 24 Show data context 14 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 5,615 Show data context 323 Show data context 174 Show data context 151 Show data context 147 Show data context 374 Show data context 540 Show data context 894 Show data context 1,430 Show data context 1,695 Show data context 1,246 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 58 Show data context 61 Show data context 110 Show data context 126 Show data context 148 Show data context 405 Show data context 692 Show data context 939 Show data context 1,259 Show data context 1,456 Show data context 735 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 5,982 Show data context 261 Show data context 88 Show data context 116 Show data context 172 Show data context 405 Show data context 609 Show data context 842 Show data context 1,252 Show data context 1,643 Show data context 1,174 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,049 Show data context 97 Show data context 78 Show data context 113 Show data context 115 Show data context 253 Show data context 472 Show data context 644 Show data context 819 Show data context 756 Show data context 334 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 124 Show data context 60 Show data context 45 Show data context 41 Show data context 66 Show data context 173 Show data context 165 Show data context 155 Show data context 256 Show data context 252 Show data context 158 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 8 Show data context 12 Show data context 38 Show data context 48 Show data context 58 Show data context 52 Show data context 30 Show data context 13 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 35 Show data context 77 Show data context 179 Show data context 147 Show data context 6 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Suicide 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 5 Show data context 22 Show data context 50 Show data context 59 Show data context 51 Show data context 49 Show data context 24 Show data context 11 Show data context
Other Violence 686 Show data context 176 Show data context 215 Show data context 218 Show data context 262 Show data context 476 Show data context 469 Show data context 380 Show data context 316 Show data context 215 Show data context 144 Show data context
Other Causes 10,495 Show data context 295 Show data context 158 Show data context 171 Show data context 142 Show data context 318 Show data context 395 Show data context 450 Show data context 712 Show data context 1,689 Show data context 3,746 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, Northumberland 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/10152872/cube/CoD_DS_1870s

Date accessed: 20th January 2020