Problems of a Great City

White, Arnold

1887

NOTE.

Subjoined is the approximate income of the 1,013 metropolitan charities, contained in classified directory. This work seems to be carefully prepared, and to under, rather than to overstate the figures cited.

APPROXIMATE INCOME FOR1883 -4.
Organization£ s d.£ s. d
4 Bible Societies210,245 0 0 
14 Book and Tract Societies78,736 0 0 
  288,981 0 0
57 Home Missions521,678 0 0 
13 Home and Foreign Missions248,495 0 0 
22 Foreign Missions802,426 0 0 
  1,572,599 0 0
6 Church and Chapel Building Funds.31,483 0 0 
26 Charities for the Blind45,105 0 0 
8 Charities for Deaf and Dumb14,388 0 0 
9 Charities for44,958 0 0 
3 Charities for Idiots56,000 0 0  
  160,451 0 0
Carried forward2,053,514 0 0 
Brought forward 2,053,514 0 0
17 General Hospitals341,896 0 0 
8 Consumption Hospitals52,753 0 0 
5 Ophthalmic Hospitals9,709 0 0 
3 Orthopedic Hospitals5,50 0 0 
4 Skin Hospitals4,714 0 0 
20 Hospitals for Women and Children64,410 0 0 
5 Lying-in Hospitals10,128 0 0 
28 Miscellaneous Special Hospitals112,673 0 0 
  601,433 0 0
33 General Dispensaries23,982 0 0 
13 Provident Dispensaries. 101,310 0 0 
2 Institutions for Vaccination2,662 0 0 
5 Do. for Surgical Appliances12,384 0 0 
44 Convalescent Institutions42,868 0 0 
14 Nursing Institutions3,030 0 0 
  95,236 0 0
158 Pensions and Institutionsfor the Aged435,710 0 0 
95 Institutions for General Relief312,010 0 0 
17 Food Institutions, Loan Charities, &c.11,01 0 0 
  323,021 0 0
95 Voluntary Homes 127,506 0 0
55 Orphanages, &c. . ..150941 0 0
73 Institutions for Reformation and Prevention75,687 0 0
98 Institutions forEducation 444,083 0 0 
42 Institutions for Social Improvement . 72,955 0 0
17 Institutions for Protection 67,350 0 0
1,013 Grand Totals £4,447,436 0 0