Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex
Marquette County, Michigan 2003

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 Death64933331689474224712012722413193592138
1. Heart Disease21710511225101577334488513717512
2. Cancer14582632716114929204928211064
3. Stroke421923761187111156615
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases321913211116514104413
5. Unintentional Injuries30201052312102541633
6. Diabetes Mellitus2010103218627251-1
7. Alzheimer's Disease1971211-13583-3211
8. Pneumonia/Influenza13671-1835321---
9. Kidney Disease43111-21111----
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)1091---55-33-211
All Other Causes117536417894415294025151138

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2003.

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: 2003 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/17/2017