Geary, R. C. 'The mortality from tuberculosis in Saorstát Éireann: a statistical study'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XIV No. 7, 1929/1930, pp67-103
Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland Vol. XIV No. 7 1929/1930
There were 3,774 deaths from tuberculosis in Saorstát Éireann in 1929, or 128 per 100,000 of the estimated population.
For the fourth year in succession declines have
been recorded. The rate in 1929 was 6.6% less than the rate
in 1928, and 53.7% less than in 1904, which was the highest
recorded in recent years in the present area of Saorstát Éireann.
Deaths from tuberculosis were 8.8% of all deaths in 1929.
Between the ages of 15 and 45 deaths from tuberculosis
were no less than 42.8% of all deaths in 1928.
Read before the Society on Thursday, 19th June, 1930
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