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This compilation, released by the National Office of Vital Statistics, furnish data in the same form and of the same type as that previously published by this office. Part I gives the data classified by place of occurrence and part II by place of residence. Included are the usual tables on births and deaths with breakdowns of deaths by age, sex, cause and geographic division within the United States. The usual subclassifications under these general headings are included as in the past. Population estimates for the midyear, July 1, 1947, are shown in part I.
Vital Statistics of the United States 1947. Part 1: Natality and Mortality Data for the United States Tabulated by Place of Occurrence with Supplemental Tables for Hawaii, Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands and Alaska. Part II: Natality and Mortality Data for the United States Tabulated by Place of Residence. JAMA. 1950;143(12):1125. doi:10.1001/jama.1950.02910470085038