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Table 1 Number of mortalities and density by nativity

From: Three-dimensional visualization of cultural clusters in the 1878 yellow fever epidemic of New Orleans

Nativity or Age Deaths KD
USA 77 582
French 99 566
Italian 114 1376
Under 5 108 573
  1. Table 1 displays the total number of deaths falling into each of the four cohorts during the entire epidemic, for just the French Quarter. The table also displays mortality densities (as output from a kernel density surface) for each cohort. The density of Italian mortalities (1376 per square kilometre) far exceeds those of the other three cohorts.