oa South African Medical Journal - A plea for improved South African medica and vital statistics
|Article Title||A plea for improved South African medica and vital statistics|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Union Department of Public Health, Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Mar 1937|
|Pages||149 - 154|
|Keyword(s)||Census, Poor whites, Statistics and Tuberculosis|
The present lack of vital and medical statistical information, especially in relation to the non-European population, is deplored. The importance of such data to the investigator, public health administrator and the statesman is stressed. Improvement in the collection of these statistics is to be urged.
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