Comments were made in my Annual Reports for 1958 and 1959 on the unusually low incidence of whooping cough. 1960, with 565 notifications, as against 165 for 1959, showed a substantial increase.
|Under 1 year||1 - 5||5 years and upwards|
|No. of Notifications in 1960||78||300||187|
|Percentage of total notifications||13.8||53.1||33.1|
|No. of Deaths||-||-||-|!()
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The following chart shows the measles and whooping cough position since 1948