Mortality Rates

Mortality rates in Bombay have fallen dramatically since independence, although, even before, they were lower than the corresponding rates in villages.
Source : Report of Executive Health Officer, BMC


Crude Mortality Rates (per 1000)

Year 1900 1910 1920 1930 1940 1950 1960 1970
Rate 96.6 35.7 46.8 21.2 25.0 14.7 13.5 9.8