Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex and Poverty Census Tract
St. Clair County, Michigan 2004

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 Death1,4476897585312682635412672741868510118869119
1. Heart Disease43119823316181801577483522131602238
2. Cancer36218018212360631467670522626411823
3. Stroke7517582510152732414212927
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases754035261882713141459844
5. Unintentional Injuries5030201812621138523633
6. Diabetes Mellitus682642235182414108351349
7. Alzheimer's Disease2471751411384314-4
8. Pneumonia/Influenza3015151046963541615
9. Kidney Disease20812422124831211-
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)281991183963541312
All Other Causes2841491351256758985543241410371324

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2004.

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: 2004 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/17/2017