Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex
Marquette County, Michigan 2001

Cause of Death Person Died in Census Tracts with Poverty Level
Total 0.0 - 4.9 5.0 -9.9 10.0 - 19.9 20.0-100.0
Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
All Causes of Death634342292714031238115123253148105441925
1. Heart Disease19410985221487232407849291165
2. Cancer14785621798664125533023725
3. Stroke53233011382061413103514
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases31181352385315105312
5. Unintentional Injuries25141122-33-14591-1
6. Diabetes Mellitus14681-13-384422-
7. Pneumonia/Influenza1771011-734624211
8. Alzheimer's Disease2091121193684411-
9. Kidney Disease95411-422422---
10. Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis117421164221111-
All Other Causes11359547614016245231211147

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2001.

Death records with poverty census tract/sex unknown are included only in the "Total" column.

Data displayed are by the underlying cause of death which is the condition giving rise to the chain of events leading to death. Causes of death are classified in accordance with the Tenth Revision of the International Classifications of Diseases (ICD-10), a coding structure developed by the World Health Organization. This revision has been used to classify deaths occurring on or after January 1, 1999. The ICD-10 codes are grouped into broader categories for the causes listed in this table in order to classify these selected causes of death (e.g., ICD-10 codes C00-C97 are used to indicate deaths due to cancer).
Source: 2001 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/17/2017