London's Pulse: Medical Officer of Health reports 1848-1972

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Walthamstow 1948

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Walthamstow]

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437 infants lived in accommodation of three rooms or less, as
compared with 513 in 1947.

The following table shows the number and nature of visits paid in 1948:—

Ward.Visits to Children under 1 year.Visits to Children 1-5 years.Grand Total.Unsuccessful Visits.Visits to Nurse Children.Ante-Natal Visits.Other Visits.Total Visits.
First.Subsequent visits.Total.First Visits.Subsequent Visits.Total Visits.
123456789Cols. 5-9
St. James St.2935258181,2032,0216051395551502573,046
High Street2956839788991,877292828735762,288
Hoe Street3437131,0569952,05149418184222412,826
Wood Street2873426294031,032186204242981,378
Hale End4131,5902,0032,2104,213352405631871754,867
Higham Hill4281,1721,6002,7674,3672472192391313325,098
Totals, 19482,0595,0257,0848,47715,5612,1761203311364671,17919,503
Totals, 19472,6745,5958,2697,22815,4972,1201443371324691,34219,572