Tuberculosis.

Oral Answers to Questions — Public Health. – in the House of Commons am ar 1 Hydref 1931.

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Photo of Mr Arthur Shepherd Mr Arthur Shepherd , Darlington

59.

asked the Minister of Health what percentage of the population of England and Wales died of tuberculosis in the years 1911 to 1930, inclusive?

Mr. CHAMBERLAIN:

As the answer contains a number of figures, I will, with the hon. Member's permission, circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.

Following is the answer:

England and Wales.—Number of deaths from tuberculosis (all forms) per cent, of the total population, in each of the years 1911–1930.
Year.Rate.
1911.1468
1912.1372
1913.1352
1914.1361
1915.1515*
1916.1529*
1917.1624*
1918.1694*
1919.1284*
1920.1133*
1921.1126
1922.1121
1923.1062
1924.1058
1925.1038
1926.0961
1927.0972
1923.0928
1929.0959
1930.0898
* Based upon civilian deaths and civilian population.