Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex
Marquette County, Michigan 2005

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 Death634322312663531260113147221120101472621
1. Heart Disease1668482148659174270412915114
2. Cancer132686421129532825441925743
3. Stroke361719321186121174211
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases4324193122111101275422
5. Unintentional Injuries32211121115114954321
6. Diabetes Mellitus156911-936422---
7. Alzheimer's Disease219122118-8862211
8. Pneumonia/Influenza196131-11358514---
9. Kidney Disease105511-3124311-1
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)87111-54122----
All Other Causes1527577177105627295227251358

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2005.

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: 2005 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/17/2017