Public Health Administration in Arizona (Classic Reprint)
Liczba stron: 62
Wydanie: 2018 r.
Excerpt from Public Health Administration in Arizona<br><br>Arizona has an area of square miles; is divided into 14 counties and, according to the returns of the census of 1920, has a population of The distribution of the population, according to color or race in 1920, was as follows: White, Negro, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, 550; all other (filipino, Hindu, and Korean), 32. Of the total population per cent is urban.<br><br>During the past 10 years the white population has increased by 70 per cent, while the Negro population increased by per cent. The latter increase, however, was due chieﬂy to the presence of Negro troops in Arizona. The Mexican population comprises about 8 per cent of the total. The foreign-born white population numbered constituting per cent of the total population in 1920. These figures are from the report of the United States Bureau of the Census.<br><br>The largest county in the State has an area of square miles; the smallest, an area of square miles. The entire southern boundary of the State, 335 miles in length, forms a part of the inter national border between the United States and Mexico.<br><br>Several ranges of mountains traverse the State. Diagonally across the State from northwest to southeast are the Mogollon Mountains; in the southern part a range is found near the international border between Arizona and the Republic of Mexico. Numerous smaller ranges are found in various parts of the State. There are several points of considerable elevation. The highest town is feet above sea level, the lowest 125 feet.<br><br>Few rivers are found; most of the land is desert. Within recent years, however, some of the desert land has been reclaimed for farm ing and grazing by irrigation.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.