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Description

Read before the Society on Thursday, 19th June, 1930

Item Type

Document

Text

There were 3,774 deaths from tuberculosis in Saorstát Éireann in 1929, or 128 per 100,000 of the estimated population. For the fourth year in succession declines have been recorded. The rate in 1929 was 6.6% less than the rate in 1928, and 53.7% less than in 1904, which was the highest recorded in recent years in the present area of Saorstát Éireann. Deaths from tuberculosis were 8.8% of all deaths in 1929. Between the ages of 15 and 45 deaths from tuberculosis were no less than 42.8% of all deaths in 1928.

Original Format

Journal article

Publisher

Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland

Creator

Geary, R. C.

Collection

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CC

Source

Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland Vol. XIV No. 7 1929/1930

Subject

Tuberculosis, Mortality rates

Rights Holder

Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland

Provenance

11.30.1929

Date Added

02.08.2009

Citation

ournal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland Vol. XIV No. 7 1929/1930