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Finchley 1907

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Finchley]


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    The population and number of occupied houses in each of the sub-districts estimated at the end of June, 1907, was as follows:—
    Occupied Houses.Estimated Population.
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    Recorded Death-Rate of Each Sub-District.
    No. of Deaths.Rate per 1000 of estimated population.
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    Table A. Causes of and Ages at Death puking the Year 1007.
    Causes of Death.Deaths in Whole District at subjoined ages.Deaths in Localities (at all ages).Deaths in Public Institutions.
    All ages.Under 1.1 and under 5.5 and under 15.15 and under 2525 and under 65.66 and Upwards.Worth Finchley.East Finchley.West Finchley.Whetstone.
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    Table Al. Showing the Causes of Death amongst Parishioners in The District of Finchley during each of the Four Quarters of the Year 1907.
    Causes of Death.1st Quarter.2nd Quarter.3rd Quarter.4th Quarter.Totals.1906.
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    Table A2. —S howing the D istrict M ortality for each Q uarter of 1907.
    1234123 14123 141234
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    In Class 1 only a few of the houses are occupied by more than one family, but in both Class 2 and 3 the number is considerable.
    Births registered.Deaths under 1 year.Deaths under 1 year per 1000 births.
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    Sub-Division of Class 3, rateable value under £30.
    Houses occupied byBirths registered.Deaths under 1 year.Deaths unde 1 year per 1000 births.
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    Table A3. Showing the Causes of Infantile Mortality in the District during each of the four quarters of the year 1907.
    Cause of Death.1st Quar.2nd Quar.3rd Quar.4th QuarTotals.
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    Table A 4.— Infantile Mortality During the Year 1907. Deaths from stated Causes in Weeks and Months under one Year of Age.
    CAUSE OF DEATH.Under 1 Week.1-2 Weeks.2-3 Weeks.3 4 WeeksTotal under 1 Month.1 2 Months2 3 Months.3-4 Months4 5 Months,5 6 Months,6 7 Months.7 8 Months.8 9 Months.9 10 Months.10 11 Months.11 12 Months.Total Deaths under One Year.
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    Of the 357 deaths of Finchley parishioners, 90 were of persons over 70 years of age. The proportion of deaths occurring amongst those over 70 years of age to the total deaths was therefore 25.2 per cent. In 1906 the percentage was 23.1, and in 1905, 23.0.
    65 and under 70.70 and under 80.80 and under 90.go and upwards.Total.
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    Deaths in Various Institutions within the District.
    1st Quarter.2nd Quarter.3rd Quarter.4th Quarter.Total.
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    INQUESTS, 1907.
    1st Quarter.2nd Quarter.3rd Quarter.4th Quarter.Total.
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    Table A5. Showing the Mortality in Finchley from the Principal Epidemic Diseases during a Series of Years.
    Estimated Population.Small pox.Measles.Scarlet Fever.Diphtheria and Membranous Croup.Whooping-cough.Fever.Diarrhoea.Total Deaths.Rate to every 1,000 Persons.
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    Table A6. A Comparison of the Rates of the Finchley District with those or England and Wales, the 76 Great Towns, and London Generally, for the Year, 1907.
    General Death Rate.Rate of Infantile Mortality.Birth-Rate.Zymotic Death-Rate.
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    Table A7. Vital Statistics of Whole District during 1907 and Previous Years.
    Year.Population estimated to middle of each year.Births.Total Deaths Regis tered in the District.Deaths in Public Institutions in the District.Deaths of Non residents registered in the District.Deaths of Residents registered beyond Districtdeaths at all ages Nett.
    Under one year.All Ages.
    Number.* Rate.
    Number* RaleNumber.Rate per 1,000 Births registeredNumber.* Rate.
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    Table A7—Continued
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    The actual number of Finchley patients in the Isolation Hospital on various dates during the year is given in the following table:—
    Scarlet Fever.Diphtheria.Enteric.Total.
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    Bacteriological Diagnosis. During the year 1907, 61 Bacteriological Examinations were made in order to determine the existence of diphtheria, phthisis, and enteric fever in doubtful cases. The results were as follows:—
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    Table B.— Cases of Infectious Disease Notified During the Year 1907.
    Notifiable Disease.Cases Notified in Whole District.Total Cases Notified in each Locality.No. of Casks Removed to Hospital from Each Locality.
    At all Ages.At Ages—Years.1 East Finchley.2 West Finchley.3 North Finchley.4 Whetstone.1 East Finchley2 Wf st Finchley.3 North Finchley4 Whetstone.Total.
    Under 1.1 to 5.5 to 15.15 to 25.25 to 6565 and upwards.
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    Table B1. Showing the Number of Cases and Deaths from the Principal Infectious Diseases Notified from among Parishioners During the Year 1890 — 1907 (inclusive).
    Small-pox.Scarlet Fever.Diphtheria and Croup.
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    Table B2. Cases of Infectious Disease Notified During Each Month of the Tear 1907.
    Diphtheria.Erysipelas.Scarlet Fever.Enteric Fever.Puerperal Fever.Totals.
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    Mortality from Measles during a period of 17 years.
    Estimated Population.Number of Deaths.Rate per 1000 of Population.
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    School Closure .—Owing to the presence of epidemic disease the closure of one or both departments of most of the schools was found necessary in the course of the year.
    SchoolDisease.Inclusive Dates of Closure.
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    1907.BarometerTherm'r.Rainfall.Prevailing Winds.
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    The following tabular statement showing the number of houses passed each year (ending March) has been kindly supplied to me by the Assistant Surveyor, Mr. Catchpole:—
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    1. INSPECTION. Including Inspections made by the Sanitary Inspectors.
    Premises.Number of
    Inspections.Written Notices.Prosecutions.
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    Particulars.Number of Defects.No. of Prosecutions.
    Found.Remedied.Referred to H.M. Inspector.
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    3. HOME WORK.
    Nature of Work.Outworkers' List, Section 107.Number of Inspections of Outworkers' premises.
    Lists received from Employers once in the Year.Numbers of Addresses of Outworkers received from other Councils.Numbers of Addresses of Outworkers forwarded to other Councils.
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    Workshops on the Register (S. 131) at the end of the yearN umber.
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    Nature of Offence.Result.