Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex and Poverty Census Tract
St. Clair County, Michigan 2011

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 Death1,631820811243116127492250242566289277269131138
1. Heart Disease44022621470304013671651508664733241
2. Cancer36218517756312511370431285474512625
3. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases12754732113847153238162217710
4. Stroke83354810462710173315181037
5. Unintentional Injuries704624844201282214816124
6. Alzheimer's Disease42172584483510641349
7. Diabetes Mellitus6937327342191226131313112
8. Pneumonia/Influenza2916134227341385422
9. Kidney Disease221012422642615523
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)2218431255-981321
All Other Causes36517618952223010248541316863643034

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2011.

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: 2011 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/08/2018