Decennial Cause of Death by Age

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Data for 01 Jan 1881 to 31 Dec 1890 Age in mainly 10-year bands to age 75
Cause of Death (RG 1880s 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 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 6 Show data context 8 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context
Measles 958 Show data context 93 Show data context 12 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Scarlet Fever 481 Show data context 190 Show data context 51 Show data context 19 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 169 Show data context 114 Show data context 42 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context 6 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,104 Show data context 29 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 1 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 40 Show data context 71 Show data context 81 Show data context 101 Show data context 57 Show data context 75 Show data context 51 Show data context 26 Show data context 14 Show data context 10 Show data context 3 Show data context
Simple Continued Fever 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 5 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,261 Show data context 11 Show data context 3 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 12 Show data context 15 Show data context 20 Show data context 43 Show data context 119 Show data context 146 Show data context
Cholera 5 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Cancer 7 Show data context 2 Show data context 4 Show data context 8 Show data context 8 Show data context 57 Show data context 159 Show data context 393 Show data context 564 Show data context 515 Show data context 180 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 411 Show data context 33 Show data context 23 Show data context 19 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 264 Show data context 84 Show data context 144 Show data context 412 Show data context 525 Show data context 994 Show data context 790 Show data context 488 Show data context 281 Show data context 133 Show data context 19 Show data context
Other Tuberculosis 802 Show data context 152 Show data context 83 Show data context 63 Show data context 33 Show data context 44 Show data context 21 Show data context 16 Show data context 10 Show data context 8 Show data context 1 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 2,156 Show data context 144 Show data context 104 Show data context 96 Show data context 71 Show data context 186 Show data context 319 Show data context 436 Show data context 835 Show data context 1,371 Show data context 1,139 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 35 Show data context 40 Show data context 70 Show data context 84 Show data context 86 Show data context 190 Show data context 327 Show data context 478 Show data context 884 Show data context 1,409 Show data context 949 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 4,227 Show data context 251 Show data context 50 Show data context 57 Show data context 90 Show data context 191 Show data context 301 Show data context 380 Show data context 719 Show data context 1,159 Show data context 1,158 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,063 Show data context 78 Show data context 57 Show data context 55 Show data context 54 Show data context 116 Show data context 184 Show data context 283 Show data context 411 Show data context 464 Show data context 235 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 66 Show data context 29 Show data context 17 Show data context 26 Show data context 40 Show data context 87 Show data context 93 Show data context 107 Show data context 182 Show data context 286 Show data context 157 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 4 Show data context 10 Show data context 18 Show data context 22 Show data context 26 Show data context 15 Show data context 22 Show data context 8 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 14 Show data context 55 Show data context 107 Show data context 74 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 7 Show data context 18 Show data context 69 Show data context 80 Show data context 4 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 293 Show data context 108 Show data context 82 Show data context 99 Show data context 78 Show data context 161 Show data context 152 Show data context 172 Show data context 184 Show data context 185 Show data context 111 Show data context
Other Causes 4,984 Show data context 100 Show data context 117 Show data context 91 Show data context 106 Show data context 197 Show data context 208 Show data context 250 Show data context 382 Show data context 942 Show data context 2,949 Show data context
Data for 01 Jan 1891 to 31 Dec 1900 Age in mainly 10-year bands to age 75
Cause of Death (RG 1880s 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 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 3 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Measles 1,098 Show data context 70 Show data context 4 Show data context 5 Show data context 1 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 265 Show data context 115 Show data context 21 Show data context 11 Show data context 11 Show data context 9 Show data context 8 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diphtheria 215 Show data context 162 Show data context 34 Show data context 5 Show data context 4 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context
Whooping-cough 1,034 Show data context 32 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 1 Show data context
Typhus 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 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Enteric Fever 22 Show data context 40 Show data context 49 Show data context 57 Show data context 71 Show data context 88 Show data context 44 Show data context 29 Show data context 9 Show data context 6 Show data context 1 Show data context
Simple Continued Fever 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 1,428 Show data context 9 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 9 Show data context 7 Show data context 11 Show data context 25 Show data context 59 Show data context 112 Show data context
Cholera 30 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 4 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context 2 Show data context
Cancer 10 Show data context 7 Show data context 8 Show data context 9 Show data context 11 Show data context 54 Show data context 204 Show data context 492 Show data context 711 Show data context 805 Show data context 321 Show data context
Tabes Mesenterica 255 Show data context 27 Show data context 25 Show data context 17 Show data context 17 Show data context 19 Show data context 12 Show data context 4 Show data context 3 Show data context 3 Show data context 0 Show data context
Phthisis 151 Show data context 71 Show data context 134 Show data context 398 Show data context 533 Show data context 955 Show data context 719 Show data context 446 Show data context 323 Show data context 115 Show data context 14 Show data context
Other Tuberculosis 688 Show data context 124 Show data context 83 Show data context 68 Show data context 47 Show data context 69 Show data context 42 Show data context 26 Show data context 17 Show data context 11 Show data context 4 Show data context
Diseases of Nervous System 1,881 Show data context 129 Show data context 101 Show data context 100 Show data context 69 Show data context 152 Show data context 245 Show data context 410 Show data context 830 Show data context 1,369 Show data context 1,174 Show data context
Diseases of Circulatory System 65 Show data context 51 Show data context 68 Show data context 101 Show data context 92 Show data context 200 Show data context 317 Show data context 556 Show data context 1,038 Show data context 1,542 Show data context 1,015 Show data context
Diseases of Respiratory System 3,728 Show data context 181 Show data context 38 Show data context 67 Show data context 51 Show data context 187 Show data context 262 Show data context 422 Show data context 731 Show data context 1,264 Show data context 1,331 Show data context
Diseases of Digestive System 1,210 Show data context 46 Show data context 35 Show data context 54 Show data context 60 Show data context 121 Show data context 175 Show data context 260 Show data context 341 Show data context 403 Show data context 232 Show data context
Diseases of Urinary System 51 Show data context 20 Show data context 14 Show data context 19 Show data context 31 Show data context 76 Show data context 105 Show data context 163 Show data context 224 Show data context 325 Show data context 195 Show data context
Diseases of Generative System 2 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 10 Show data context 9 Show data context 20 Show data context 24 Show data context 20 Show data context 19 Show data context 4 Show data context
Puerperal Fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 10 Show data context 30 Show data context 113 Show data context 44 Show data context 1 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Childbirth 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 5 Show data context 34 Show data context 103 Show data context 91 Show data context 2 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 327 Show data context 89 Show data context 67 Show data context 86 Show data context 89 Show data context 167 Show data context 167 Show data context 198 Show data context 189 Show data context 158 Show data context 143 Show data context
Other Causes 5,642 Show data context 91 Show data context 123 Show data context 143 Show data context 112 Show data context 244 Show data context 294 Show data context 385 Show data context 554 Show data context 1,332 Show data context 3,447 Show data context
Date: Source:
1881 - 1900 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

 

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Date: Acknowledgments:
1881 - 1900 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 Supplements for 1881-90 and 1891-1900, cross-tabulated by age.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Northamptonshire 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/10024936/cube/CoD_DS_1880s

Date accessed: 25th January 2022