Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex
Marquette County, Michigan 2006

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 Death5862972896338251768195221114107501634
1. Heart Disease153797418126482424653233835
2. Cancer1207149972341717452817826
3. Stroke4113285321331016793-3
4. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases48242442215781789413
5. Unintentional Injuries3218145326331165422
6. Diabetes Mellitus2818106516331055211
7. Alzheimer's Disease2613131-15321697211
8. Pneumonia/Influenza1248---9362111-1
9. Kidney Disease11381-1514413---
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)1082---44-31211-
All Other Causes1054659146831131832161617512

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2006.

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: 2006 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 12/07/2018