Conditions and Diseases
Black Death (Plagues)
How many people survived the black death?
Some people managed to survive due to a seemingly natural
immunity to the bacillus that caused the disease. However, there
were very few survivors, with entire villages often being wiped out
as the plague swept through them.
How many people died or survived the black death in Europe?
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How many people survived after being affected with the black death?
How many people caught the black death and survived?
How did people with the black death get better?
About a quarter to half of the people who got the Black Death recovered. They did this because their immune systems fought the disease off. There was no effective medicine at the time, but it was very important that the sick people be tended. Many of the victims might have survived if there had been someone tending them.