Hints from the Health Department. Leaflet from the archive of the Society of Medical Officers of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection, London
[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for St. Pancras, London, Borough of]
ST. PANCRAS SANITARY DISTRICT.
Showing the number of Deaths at all ages in 1904 from certain groups of Diseases, and proportion to 1,000 of Population, and to 1,000 Deaths from all causes.
|Divisions.||Deaths.||Deaths per 1000 of Population at all ages.||Deaths per 1000 of Total Deaths at all ages.|
|1. Principal Zymotic Diseases||461||1.94||111.6|
|2. Respiratory Diseases||756||3.19||183.1|
|3. Tubercular Diseases||577||2.43||139.8|
1. Includes Small-pox, Measles, Scarlet Fever, Diphtheria, Whooping
Cough, Typhus, Enteric (or Typhoid) and Simple Continued Fevers, and
Diarrhœa and Dysentery.
2. Includes Laryngitis, Croup, Asthma, Emphysema, Bronchitis, Pneumonia,
Pleurisy, and other diseases of the Respiratory System.
3. Includes Phthisis, Scrofula, Tuberculosis, Rickets, Tabes, and other