1942

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DEFECTIVES AND DELINQUENTS

No. 71.— F ir s t A dmissions to H o sp it a l s for M e n t a l D i s e a s e , b t
b y S e x : 1939 and 1940

P s y c h o s is ,

Ad­
PERCENT DISTRIBUTION mitted '
to
State
1910
11)40
hos­
Fe­ pitals,
Male Female total Total Male male 1940

NUMBER
PSYCHOSIS

1039,
total

Total

110,773 105,689 01,155
08,357 QO,040 49,6L8
7,998 7,196 5,442
861
Other forms of syphilis of tlie C. N. S. 1,633 1,235
142
288
215
225
423
489
4,788 4,845 4,109
Due. to drugs and other exogenous
539
247
671
504
590
583
12,625 12,319 7,233
With otber disturbances of oireula419
724
751
1,814 1,743 1,011
8,440 8,707 4,353
4,244 4,556 1,178
486
Duo to other metabolic, etc., diseases. 1,289 1, 136
111
215
188
With organic changes of the nervous
921
548
897
4,200 4,423 1,808
11,132 10,433 4,311
Dementia praeeos (schizophrenia)... 20,896 20,457 10,729
834
Paranoia and paranoid conditions— 1,804 1,718
750
1,149 1,074
2,930 2,683 1,454
4,879
2,858
4,608
17,410 15,049 11, 542
530
466
307
1,723 1,623 1,013
7,486 7,142 6,257
842
946
453
Personality disorders duetoepidemic
1S4
109
83
1,174 1,129
866
451
241
393
4,972 3,346

2,322

No. 72.— P a t ie n t s

W ith P sy c h o s is in
D i s e a s e — D isch ar ges a n d D e a t h s ,
1039
Discharges

3&YCH0SIB

44,884 LOO.0 100.0 100.0 LOO.0 79,449
41,327 84.3 85.8 81.1 92.2 69, 511
8.9 3. H 6,012
6.8
1,754 7.2
986
.8
374 1.4
1.2 1.4
171
.2
.2
.2
73
.3
290
A .4
198
.4
.4
3,
521
736 4.8
4.6 6.7 1.6
266
.4
.7
.6
292
.5
432
.2
.8
.6
95
.5
5,086 11 4 11*6 11.8 11.3 10,763
538
.7
.7
305
.7
.7
1.7 1.6 1,526
732 l.fi
1.6
6,875
9.7
4,354 7.6
8.2 7.1
3,378 3.8
4.3 1.9 7.5 3,218
881
1.1
.8 1.4
650 1.1
170
.2
.2
104
.3

.a

378
2,615
6,122

9,728
884
324
1,129
2,021
3, fi07
158
610
885
389
26
263
152
1,024

8
3.8
10.0
18.9
1.6
1.0
2.6
4.2

in..6r

1.6
68
.9
.1

1.1

.4
4.5

.1

1.1
.4
3.2

S t a t e H o sp it a l s
P sy c h o s is :

by

705
.8
5 8 2,531
13.7 7,301
21.7 16.433
2.0 1,211
761
.7
2.5 2,245
4.5 2,675
7.8 9, 938
333
.4
1.4 1,383
2.0 4,348
406
.0
48
.1
.1
768
1.4
.6
279
.4
.3
3.8 2.3 2, 373

.9
,9
4.2 3,0
9.8 7.0
19.3 17.5
1.6 1.4
1.0 1.2
2.4 2.4
4.6 4.7
14.2 18.9
.4
.6
1.5 1.7
6.7 10.2
.1
.8

for

M en tal

1939 an d 1940
1010

Discharges
Deaths
Deat hs
in
in
Total1 Recov­ Im­ hospi­ TotaU Recov­ Im­ hospi­
ered proved tals
ered proved tals

46, 898 16,019 25,840 30,889 46,760 15,230 25,838 80,669
2,986
General paresis.............................. 2,676
311 1,989
339 2,035 3,329 2,611
591
136
396
G41
144
424
489
OthorformsofsyphUisoftlieO.N. S..
495
115
144
19
05
100
148
24
93
With epidemic encephalitis.......... .
218
106
96
131
289
148
129
121
With other Infectious diseases..........
619
559 3,646 2,119 1,327
Alcoholic......... .......................... 8*642 2,227 1*160
Due to drugs and other exogenous
326
212
97
43
313
206
95
31
poisons................................... —
142
177
436
111
262
138
S47
101
Traumatic....................................
556 1,899 7,606 2,590
422 1,778
With cerebral arteriosclerosis.......... 2,882
7,807
232
128
316
362
81
201
With othordisturbances ofcirculation.
65
120
649
162
854
With convulsive disorders............ . 1,049
100
798 1,019
647
640 5,581
971
86
602
5,878
109
Senile.......................................... 1,007
674
691 2,067
Involutional psychoses................... 1,783
943
700 1,113
720
482
649
674
316
290
451
Duo to other metabolic, etc., diseases.
298
304
Due to new growth........................
36
8
13
93
30
6
18
109
With organic changes of the nervous
26
177
306
459
system......................................
253
444
48
178
885 1,323
117 2,756
838 1,580
148
Psychoneuroses............................. 2, 513
2,213
Manic-depressive........................... 10, 646 6,041 4,002 2,344 10,355 5,634 4,116
Dementia praecox (schizophrenia)__ 12,877 2,496 8,618 5,204 12,748 2,469 8,533
5,084
614
96G
146
664
Paranoia and paranoid conditions__
936
175
475
454
374
372
With psychopathic personality........ 1,048
585
72 1,037
589
72
467
With mental deficiency.................. 1, 821
487 1,012
735 1,655
949
813
548 1 643 1,376
229
681
All other with psychosis.................. 1,248 ■ 240
838
i Includes those dlsohargedlis unimproved or with condition not reported. Includes 620patients onfurlough in Alabama for

1910.

Soureo of tables 71 and 72: Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census; annual report, Patients in
Mental institutions,

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