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Romford 1957

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Romford]

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10
ANNUAL REPORT
of the
MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH
for the Year 1957
Statistics and Social Conditions of the Area
Area (in acres) 9,342
Population: Census (1951), 88,002; Mid. 1957 (Estd.) 111,800
Number of Inhabited Houses (end of 1957) 31,763
Rateable Value (end of 1957) £1,442,502
Product of Penny Rate (end of 1957) £5,500

Extracts from Vital Statistics for the Year

TotalM.F.
Live Births: Legitimate1,919960959
Illegitimate582236
Birth Rate: 14.9 per 1,000 of estimated resident population.
Still Births: Legitimate351619
Illegitimate422
Rate per 1,000 total (live and still births): 19.3.
Deaths709407302
Death Rate: 9.8 per 1,000 estimated resident population.
Rate per 1,000 total (live and still) births
Deaths from Puerperal causes0.50
Death Rate of Infants under one year of age:—
All Infants per 1,000 live births18.2
Legitimate Infants per 1,000 legitimate live births14.9
Illegitimate Infants per 1,000 illegitimate live births0.0
Deaths from Cancer (all ages)148
Deaths from Measles (all ages)
Deaths from Whooping Cough (all ages)
Deaths from Diarrhoea (under 2 years of age)-
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