Interesting statistics from the NY City Inspector's Office for a week in August 1851.

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Interesting statistics from the NY City Inspector's Office for a week in August 1851. - Weekly Be port of Etoataa In tha City and...
Weekly Be port of Etoataa In tha City and Connty of New York, from the 23d lay of Angost, to tha 80th day of Aogost, 1061. Men, 81; Women, Tl J Boys, 140 ; Girls, lOSToUl, 89T. DIMAaE. Apoplexy 11 Aatbma 1 Atrophia Bleeding I Bleeding bom lungs... . . 1 Earned or scaldel ..... S Bronchitis., .... . .... T Cancer. ........ ....... 1 Cancer of womb. . 1 Canoer of Breast 1 Csncer of stomach. 1 Carbuncle. ......... ... 1 Casualties 6 Cholera infantum.. . ...10 Cholera morbus. ...... t Colic 1 Consumption. . . . . .....S'2 Convulsions . .....27 Croup. 4 Congestion of lung, 1 Debility.. ........... 8 Delirium tremens.. . . Diarrhoea , Dropsy , Dropsy in the head . Drowned. Dysentery. ....... v pitepsy ......... Erysipelas , Fracture of lev. Fraetare of akull. . .. 1 .30 ...6 . . . Freetwre of spina. . ..... 1 Fever bilious. ........ 1 Fever paerperaL... . ... S Fever remittent. ...... S Fever scarlet. ........ 4 Fever typhoid. . ....... i Fever typhus. ......... Fever congestive. ..... 1 Fever nervous. . I Heart, disease of. 6 Inanition 1 Inflammation of brain. .. 6 Inflammation of bowela. . 1 a Inflammation of lungs. ..8 Inflammation of stomach 4 Inflammation of liver. . . S Inwmperanee. ....... S Intussusception of intestines intestines 1 r i M"j-zv:::vr.u. M"j-zv:::vr.u. M"j-zv:::vr.u. 11 I a T 0 a 1 4 S M Males. . Old age raisy Premature birth. . 1 1 8crofula.... .. . . 60 I Small pox . 1 1 sploal at . 1 1 hutaae . . , . 1 Teething . . 1 1 Tetanus .. Age Under 1 veer. 118 : 1 to 1 years. 60: 3 to . 41 6 to 10,11; 10 to SO, 18; 30 to 80, 40; 80 to 40, 87; 40 to 60 25; 60 to 60, 17; 60 to TO, 11; 70 to 80, 8; 80 to W, 6; 00 to 100, 1. P aces of Nativity United States, 265 ; Ireland, 83; England, 11; Scotland, 3; Wales,!; Germany, 21; Fraaoe. 1; Holland.; unknown. 11. From Hospital, BeUevue. 8; Penitentiary, BleckweiV Island, S ; Luna tie Asylum, do. 3 ; Bloomlngdale Asylum Asylum for Insane, 1 ; Randall ? Island, T ; City Hospital. 13 ; Alms House, BlaekweU' Island, 8; Colored Home, 8 Colored persons, 10 Interments returned from Ward's Island, 40. A W. WHITE. Git Immeetcr. City Inspector's Offioa, August 80, 1851.

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  1. The Evening Post,
  2. 01 Sep 1851, Mon,
  3. Page 3

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