1929

No. 87.-DEATHS:

NUMBEn A-:ND RATE PER

100,000

POPULATIO:N, IN" THE DEATH REGISTRATION ABEA, BY IMPORTA:NT CAUSES

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NOTE.-8ee general note, p. 77
Detailed
Int. List
No.

Causes of death

Number
ofdeatbs,

Registration area-rate

Registration States as of 1900--rate

registra.

tionarea,.
1927

1900

1!IID

- - -I -

11128

19M

1925

1926

1927

1900

1910

1920

1m

All causes ________________________ 1,236, 949 1,765.0 1,498.2 1,306.0 1, ISS. Ii 1,182. :I 1,222.7 1,141.9 1,719.5 1,562.4 1,37\0 1,282.5
1

7
8
9

10

11,101
31,37a
32-36,
3Th

43-49
57
74,83,92
87-90
99,100
ll3, 114
117
118
122
l28,129
145

143-145
147-150
159-163
161H74
197-200

Part 188a
Partl88b
188c

Typhoid and paratyphoid fever________

~c:ferfe~e_;:_____====::::=::::::::::::::::

5,905

~~

Whooping cough_______________________
7,445
Diphtheda_____________________________
8,426
Intlueuza and pueumonia_ _____________
75,127
Tuberculosis of the respiratory system
and acute disseminated tuberculosis__
78,530
}Other forms of tuberculosk ____________ '
9,037
Cancer and other malignant tumors .. __
Diabetes mellitus. ______________________ 103,578
18,937
Cerebral bemoIThage and softening, em):lolism and tbrombosis (not cerebral) .
94,621
D,seases of the hearL __________________ 211,976
BJOOnchitis and bronchopneumonia .. ___
42,425
DIarrhea and enteritis , ________________
29,899
AppendiCitis and typhlitis _____________
16,205
~erJia,.intestinal obstruction , _________
11,300
llT OSlS of the liver. __________________
8,098
~cute and chr<?nic ':'ephIitis ____________
uerperal septIcenns___________________ 100,163
5,715
}Other pnerperal causes_________________
9,145
Congenital malformations and diseases
73,365
14,356
Homicide ______________________________
9,470
Automobile and railroad-train collision_
1,676
Automobile and street-car collisioli.. ____
476
Automobile accidents , ________________ .
21,160
Other external causes___________________
61,668

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7.8
8.8

~

5.5
4.1
2.3

6.7
7.8
84.5

6.5
8.2
2.5
8.9
7.5
99.3

80.2
10.2
91.9
16.6

77.1
9.5
92.6
16.9

6.6
12.6

94.4
178.1
48.2
34.8
14.9
10.6
7.4
89.6
5.8
9.7

84.9
10.2
7.1
(4)

78.3
12.2
8.5
(I)

35.9
12.5
10.2
12.1
43.3
181.5

23.5
12.3
11.6
11.4
21.4
115.1

12.5
15.3
153.7

76.8

I8L8
63.0
9.7

139. 7
20.6
76.2
14. 9

100.8
13.4
83.4
16.1

75.5
132.1
67.6
133.2
9.7
12.2
12.9
89.0
5,7

79.4
153.8
70.5
117.4
11.4
12.4
13.9
99.1
7.2

86.4
159.3
67.9
54.4
13.4
10.4
7.1

7.6

8.5

91.8
11. 5
2.1

88.1
16.0

ZO.1

(4)

(l~

(4
79.0

6.9

~~U

82.6

4.6

89.4

e'l
10.4
61.0

6.7
8.6
3.1
8.3

9.4

e'15.7
)

60.7

8.0
2.3
2.7

11126

11127

Inclndes ulcer of tbe duodenum from 1900 to 1920.
• Includes adhesions of intestines from 1900 to 1920.
Source: Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.

10.7
22.5
121.8

2.7
5.9
8.2
79.3

2.8
1L2
2.8
7.8
7.7
96.4

4.8
8.5
67.1

174.5
20.7
64.0
11.0

142.0
22.7
83.0
17.6

97.2
14. 7
98.9
20.4

75.8
10.9
109.8
20.6

72.8
9.9
111.5
21.2

73.3
9.9
113.5
22.2

67.6
8.7
116.1
22.3

SO. 7
137.4

92.3
180.9
79.2
119.4
11.1
12.6

102.2
198. 0
82.1
55.7
13.2
11.1
7.7
97.6
6.1
11.5

107.8
221.4
53.6
28.0
15.1
11.0
8.1
93.1
5.3
8.5

98.3
234.2
51. 7
31.4
15.2
10.9
8.2
101.4

100.8
251.4
61.2
25.1
14. 9
11.5
8.1
103.6

97.4
241.6
44.4
20.2
15.2
10.7
8.1
95.8

91. 0
10.9
4.2
(l)

81.3
13.0
5.1
(')
(I)
18.2
69.0

75.9
13.1
li.O

77.8
9.3
94.9
18.0

72.5
8.3
95.6
17.5

86.5
185.5
45.1
39.3
15.1
10.8
7.3
96.3
5.5
9.3

89.0
199.1
50.5
33.6
15.0
11.2
7.2
98.3
5.2
9.1

87.3
195.7
39.2
27.6
15.0
10.4
5.3
8.4

139.9
8.8
11.9
12.5
88.7
5.8
7.7

73.9
12.1
8.6
1.2
0.5
17.0
59.6

71. 5
12.8
8.8
1.5
0.4
17.9
58.8

67.7
13.3
8.7

88.2
10.2
1.2

-

7.8

68.1

7.5
92.5

1.5

(4)

0.4
19.5
57.0

(!)

e')
72.3

-

-

18.0
12.6
12.~

14.4

1m. 3
6.7
8.4
94.6
15,4
8.9
(')
(I)
2.0
75.8

5.0

e')

12.1
58.6

--

Excludes collisions with railroad trains and streetcars.
, Not separately tabulated.
3

1,287.5 1,187.4

10.4
5.2
11.9
17.4
144.6

69.4

6.9

I~

3.5
5.9
3.3
6.6
10.3
71.6

3L3
13. 4
9.6
12.2
40.4
179.4

-

1

1925

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3.4

4.9
8.0

1.1

0.6
19.2
58.6

4.7

2.0

1.9
2.7

7.6

4.9
7.8

73.2
13.4
5.1
1.4
0.5
19.5
56.9

69.5
14.4
5.0
1.6
0.5
21.5
54.4

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