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Table 1
Mortality Distribution across Genders, Issyk-Kul’ (1248–1345) and Hainaut (1349–1450)
  MaleFemaleRatio
Issyk-Kul’ All years (1248–1345) 232 200 1.16 
Issyk-Kul’ Non-plague years 178 140 1.27 
Issyk-Kul’ Plague years (1337/8–1338/9) 54 60 0.90 
Hainaut All years (1349–1450) 11,292 10,559 1.07 
Hainaut Non-plague years 6,960 5,925 1.17 
Hainaut Plague years (1349–1351) 342 383 0.89 
  MaleFemaleRatio
Issyk-Kul’ All years (1248–1345) 232 200 1.16 
Issyk-Kul’ Non-plague years 178 140 1.27 
Issyk-Kul’ Plague years (1337/8–1338/9) 54 60 0.90 
Hainaut All years (1349–1450) 11,292 10,559 1.07 
Hainaut Non-plague years 6,960 5,925 1.17 
Hainaut Plague years (1349–1351) 342 383 0.89 

source Daniel Curtis and Joris Roosen, “The Sex-Selective Impact of the Black Death and Recurring Plagues in the Southern Netherlands, 1349–1450,” American Journal of Physical Anthropology, CLXIV (2017), 246–259.

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