Cause of Death in US, 1880 and 1890

1880
All causes 756,893 875,521
Consumption 91,270 102,199
Per 1,000 deaths
Consumption 126.3 121.5
Other causes
Pneumonia 87.6 90.9
Diarrheal diseases 54.2 56.1
Heart disease 36.2 53.4
Stillborn 35.6 40.5
Diptheria 33.7 53.0
Cholera infantum 34.7 32.7
Typhoid fever 31.8 32.2

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