1928

No. 84.-DEATHS:

NUMBER AND

RATE PER

100,000

POPUL~\'TION,

IN ENTIRE DEATH
STATES, BY IMPORTAN'l' CAUSES

HEGISTRATION

[NOTE.-The increase in the registration arlm aUects somewhat the comparability of the rates for the area as a whole.

Detailed
Int. List

Causes of (Ieath

No.

Number
Eutire registration area-rate
of deaths _
- - ---------.~~- >--- ...'--~-.--....~---entire
area, 11)26 1900
1910
1920
1923
1924
1925
1926

1

10

11,101
31,37a

32-36,
37b
4349
57
74,83,92
87-90

99,100

113,114
117

118
122
128,129
146
143-145
147-150
159-163
165-174
197-200
188c

UNITED

00
l:<.J

See Tables 77 and 78]

1900

1910

1920

1923

1924:

1925

ID~6

--- --- --- --- - - - --- --- ---- --- - - - - - - ----- ----- -----~-

--------------------11, 285, 927 11,755. o 1,496.2 1,306.0 1,230. 1 1,183. Ii 1,182.3
1,222.7 1,719. Ii 1,562.4 1,379_ 0 1,293.3 1,232.6 1,239.7 1,287.
----'ryphoid and paratyphoid fever _______ _ - ,
--- - -- - - - - '
6,826
--35. 9
23. Ii
7.8
7-.ieasles _______________________________ _
0.8
6.7
8.0
6. Ii
31.3
2.
3.5
3.6
3.8
18.0
5.'0
8,607

7
8
9

CONTINENTAL

Death registration:

I

All ca.uses

AR8A,

Scarlet fever __________________________ _
Whooping cough ______________________ _

2,662
9,317
7,856
104,458

Diphtheria ________________ _
Influenza and pneumonia _____________ _
Tuberculosis of the respiratory system
and acute di:;senllnated tuberculosis.. _' 81,831
}Other forms oftuberculosis ____________ _
9,737
Cancer and other malignant tumors_. __
99,833
Diabetes and mellitus ________________ __
18,881
Cerebral hemorrhage and softening, embolism and thrombosis (not cerebral)_
Diseases oftha hearL _________________ _ 93,613
Bronchitis and bronchopneumonia ____ _ 209,370
53,109
Diarrhea and enteritis ~ _______________ _
Appendicitis and typhlitis ____________ _ 35,296
15,751
Hernia, intestinal obstruction 3 ________ _
Cirrhosis althe liver __________________ _ 11,734
7,591
Acute and chronic nephritis ___________ _ 103,332
Puerperal septicemia __________________ _
5,518
}Otb e'f P uerperal causes ________________ _
9,540

I

12. Ii
10. 2
12. 1
43. 3
181. 5

12.3
11.6
11. 4
21. <1
115.1

8.8
4.6
12.5
15.3
153.7

10.8
3.5
9.7
12.1
106.0

20. 1
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
7
7. 6

79.4
158.8
70.5
117.4
11. 4
12.4
13.9
99.1
7.2
8.5

91 8
11 5
2 1

181. 8

Suicide ________________________________ _
Homicide _____ _____________ _ _______ _

Automobile accidents 4 ______________ •. _

f~~1~~ }A~~~:e~~~~ _~~~__~~s!:~:~~~~__ ~~~~~~!_
1 Exclusive of stillbirths

75,239
13,410
9,210
18,871

(6)

63,844

79

)

8.6
3.1

8.3
9.4
76.8

2.3
2.7
0.7
7.8
84.5

8.2
2.5
8.9
7.5
99.3

12.2
40. ·1
179.4

83.5
10.0
89.4

17. {}

80.2
10.2
91.9
16.6

77.1
9. Ii
92.6
16.9

77.8
9.3
94.9

174.5
20.7
64.0

86.4
159.3
67.9
54.4
13.4
10.4
7.1
89.4
6.6
)2.6

92.2
175.3
56.7
39.9
14.8
10.5
7.2
90.1
5.8
9.7

94.4
178.1
48.2
34.8
14.9
10.6
7.4
89. {I
5.8
9.7

80. Ii
185. Ii
45.1
39. 3
15.1
10.8
7.3
96.3
5.5
9.3

89.0
199.1
50. Ii
33.6
15.0
11.2
7.2
98.3
5.2
9.1

88.1
16.0
5.9

84.9
lO.2
7.1
10.4

78.3
12.2
8.5
15.7

73.9
12.1
8.6
17.0

71. 5
12.8
8.8
17.9

88.2
10.2
1.2

9'1. 6

1.S

78.0
11.6
8.1
14.9

(6)

82.6

61. 0

61. 5

60.7

61.3

60.7

72.3

Oongenital malformations and diseases

of early infancy _____________________ _

---

18. 0

3 Includes adhesions of intestines from 1900 to 1920.
2 Includes ulcer of the duodenum from 1900 to 1920.
i Excludes collisions with railroad trains and street cars,
Source; Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.

13.4

11.9
17.4
144.0

8.8
3. (j
8.3
12.4
98. 2

5.9
3.3
6.6
10.3
71. 5

3.4
2.7
5.9
8.2
79.3

96.

142.0
22.7
83.0
17.6

97.2
14.7
98.9
20.4

80.1
10.7
106.6
22. Ii

75.8
10.9

72.8
9.9
Ill. Ii
21.2

73.
9.
113.
22.

80.7
137.4
68.1
139.9
8.8

92.3
180.9
79.2
119.4

lOG. Ii
223.5

12.6
14.4
107.3
6. i
8.4

98.3
234.2
.51.7
:31.4
15.2

100.
251.

11.9

102.2
108.0
82.1
55.7
13.2
11. 1
7.7
97. (j

6.1

6.1

101.4
4.9
8.0

103.
4.
7.

a

11.0

12. Ii

88.7
. 5.8
7.7

109. 8

20.6

11. I)

8.5

107.8
221.4
53.6
28.0
15.1
11. 0
8.1
93.1
5.3
8.5

82.2
12.9
4.6
17.0

81.3
13.0
5.1
18.2

75.9
13.1
5.0
19.2

73.

3. 9
2.0

91.0
10.9
4.2
12.1

75.8

58.6

61. 6

59.0

60.3

58. 8

11.1

15.'1

._--

6

]0.4
5.2

11.
2.
7.
7.

12.6
12.2
10.7
22.5
121. 8

9.

65.6
34.2
H.6
10.9
7.7
96.3

Not separately tabulated.

10.9
8.2

61.
25.

14.
11.

8.

13.
5.
19.

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