Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex and Poverty Census Tract
St. Clair 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 Death1,4717137585342552795342722622009810218274108
1. Heart Disease47922825117784931718388663333582434
2. Cancer36119416715374791287949442321301218
3. Stroke82305229920261214114715411
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases7332412271527151214861028
5. Unintentional Injuries4932171913617116633651
6. Diabetes Mellitus5925341477259169451055
7. Alzheimer's Disease196137347343-32-2
8. Pneumonia/Influenza3512237341468523918
9. Kidney Disease261214178983511----
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)1614244-77-211211
All Other Causes2721281448543421044460391920402020

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