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Richmond upon Thames 1953

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Richmond]

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Proportion taking place in the Borough24%
Proportion taking place outside the Borough76%
Proportion taking place in Institutions76%
Proportion taking place in dwelling houses24%
Proportion notified by midwives alone26%
Proportion notified by doctors or parents74%
DEATHS.
Death Rate per 1,000 estimated resident population12.0
(corrected)9.61
Total number of deaths from all cause510
Analysis:—MFTotal
All causes260250510
Cancer403575
Diphtheria
Measles
Whooping Cough11
Diarrhoea (under two years)
Maternal Mortality Rate per 1,000 total births1.7
Total number of maternal deaths1
Infant Mortality (Deaths under one year of age).
Infant Mortality Rate for all infants per 1,000 livebirths 10.5
Rate for legitimate infants per 1,000 legitimate livebirths 9.3
Rate for illegitimate infants per 1,000 illegitimate livebirths 29.4
Total number of infant deaths in the Borough6
Analysis:—MFTotal
Legitimate325
Illegitimate-11
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