Death-rates Sentence Examples
The enormous growth of towns during the second half of the 19th century was thus attended with comparative safety to these great aggregates of mankind; and the death-rates, so far from being increased, relatively decreased in substantial proportions.
Taking quinquennial periods from1856-1905the birth-rates were 29.5, 25.3, 26 o, 27.6, 24.2, 25.0, 25.8, 27.6, 27.0 and 24.2 per r,000; and the death-rates 17.7, 20.7, 18.2, 20 8, 18.8,19.8, 19.4, 19.8, r 8 o and 16.4.
Enumerators' returns in this field are so incomplete that hardly two-thirds of the deaths which have occurred in any community during the preceding year are obtained by an enumerator visiting the families, no satisfactory basis for the computation of death-rates is afforded, and the returns have comparatively little scientific value.
The relation between the birth and the death rates has been the subject of much analysis and controversy.
If, however, they undergo marked improvement, the duration of life is extended and both birth and death-rates, being spread over a wider field of the living, tend to decrease.Advertisement
On unrestricted German autobahns, death rates are continuing to fall, despite gradually increasing speeds.
The pattern strongly correlates with death rates from stroke in Europe.
The number of local authority areas where premature death rates are above the national average has risen by 40 per cent since 1991.
Although no comprehensive national statistics have been compiled on annual death rates due to unsafe abortions, the picture is grim.
In both the UK and the USA better access to GPs has been shown to be associated with lower death rates.Advertisement
This is enough exercise to more than halve premature death rates in previously sedentary people.
This is what leads to the sudden surge in death rates.
Across genders, cancer death rates for African Americans are 35 percent higher when compared to statistics for Caucasians.
The death rates for prostate cancer (two times more) and lung cancer (27 times more) are disproportionately higher when compared to Caucasians.
In developing countries, however, death rates may reach 15 to 25 percent.Advertisement
The prevalence of high blood pressure among African-Americans and whites in the southeastern United States is greater, and death rates from stroke are higher than among those in other regions.