Report of the health officer of the District of Columbia. 1884

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1885

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Page 11 - SIR : I have the honor of presenting to you the following report of the...
Page 17 - That is, in every 1,000 deaths 166 resulted from consumption. III. — LOCAL DISEASES. Local diseases claimed 1,659 of the decedents, or 38.5 per cent, of the total mortality ; whites 806, or 36.70 per cent, of their total mortality ; 853 colored, or 40.37 per cent, of their total mortality. Under this class there are eight orders...

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