Decennial Cause of Death by Age and Sex for under 5s

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Data for 01 Jan 1901 to 31 Dec 1910:

Sex = Male Age between birth and 5 in three bands
Cause of Death (RG 1900s DS definition) 0 1 2 to 4
Small-pox 188 Show data context 45 Show data context 155 Show data context
Measles 11,940 Show data context 21,073 Show data context 14,598 Show data context
Scarlet fever 732 Show data context 1,890 Show data context 7,677 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 6 Show data context
Influenza 1,852 Show data context 621 Show data context 681 Show data context
Whooping cough 19,874 Show data context 11,506 Show data context 6,812 Show data context
Diphtheria 1,438 Show data context 3,395 Show data context 11,761 Show data context
Pyrexia 45 Show data context 18 Show data context 25 Show data context
Enteric fever 39 Show data context 61 Show data context 432 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 73,745 Show data context 13,444 Show data context 2,643 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 1,243 Show data context 1,374 Show data context 1,589 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 601 Show data context 550 Show data context 738 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 7,359 Show data context 5,895 Show data context 7,058 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 5,708 Show data context 2,809 Show data context 2,301 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 5,306 Show data context 1,594 Show data context 812 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 5,217 Show data context 2,964 Show data context 2,748 Show data context
Cancer 129 Show data context 122 Show data context 388 Show data context
Septic diseases 2,400 Show data context 273 Show data context 305 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 62 Show data context 29 Show data context 265 Show data context
Pneumonia 53,909 Show data context 30,467 Show data context 17,830 Show data context
Bronchitis 50,154 Show data context 13,034 Show data context 5,087 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 11,175 Show data context 3,104 Show data context 7,688 Show data context
Other Causes 360,635 Show data context 34,386 Show data context 23,303 Show data context
Sex = Female Age between birth and 5 in three bands
Cause of Death (RG 1900s DS definition) 0 1 2 to 4
Small-pox 229 Show data context 67 Show data context 147 Show data context
Measles 10,065 Show data context 19,081 Show data context 15,172 Show data context
Scarlet fever 596 Show data context 1,761 Show data context 7,318 Show data context
Typhus 0 Show data context 1 Show data context 3 Show data context
Influenza 1,317 Show data context 472 Show data context 656 Show data context
Whooping cough 21,941 Show data context 14,950 Show data context 10,199 Show data context
Diphtheria 1,151 Show data context 3,308 Show data context 11,824 Show data context
Pyrexia 38 Show data context 17 Show data context 47 Show data context
Enteric fever 31 Show data context 60 Show data context 426 Show data context
Diarrhoea and Dysentery 61,164 Show data context 12,462 Show data context 2,698 Show data context
Pulmonary tuberculosis 1,051 Show data context 1,171 Show data context 1,392 Show data context
Phthisis (not otherwise defined) 491 Show data context 458 Show data context 745 Show data context
Tuberculous meningitis 5,772 Show data context 5,143 Show data context 6,827 Show data context
Tuberculous peritonitis 4,383 Show data context 2,324 Show data context 1,990 Show data context
Tabes mesenterica 3,985 Show data context 1,380 Show data context 727 Show data context
Other tuberculous diseases 4,121 Show data context 2,582 Show data context 2,507 Show data context
Cancer 90 Show data context 98 Show data context 327 Show data context
Septic diseases 2,319 Show data context 288 Show data context 336 Show data context
Rheumatic fever and Rheumatism of heart 48 Show data context 24 Show data context 237 Show data context
Pneumonia 40,337 Show data context 27,173 Show data context 17,162 Show data context
Bronchitis 38,796 Show data context 12,669 Show data context 5,152 Show data context
Childbirth and Puerperal fever 0 Show data context 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Violence 10,387 Show data context 2,513 Show data context 6,016 Show data context
Other Causes 273,437 Show data context 29,966 Show data context 21,189 Show data context
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Date: Source:
1901 - 1910 Registrar General, Decennial Supplement (HM Stationery Office) ,

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Cause of Death as reported by the Registrar General's Decennial Supplement, 1901-10, cross-tabulated by age and sex for children under 5. In this decade, deaths in the years 2 to 4 were combined.

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Date accessed: 05th December 2021