Number of Deaths for Ten Leading Causes by Sex and Poverty Census Tract
St. Clair County, Michigan 2013

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 Death1,752890862253121132538273265652343309276135141
1. Heart Disease48024523579413814771761669670793445
2. Cancer36820016856243211266461427765512823
3. Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases13257752214836142257233417611
4. Stroke6931385142313102611151248
5. Unintentional Injuries88672115123211563123819154
6. Alzheimer's Disease59233682619811166101468
7. Diabetes Mellitus714031835191452913161385
8. Pneumonia/Influenza34191562411561293532
9. Kidney Disease2812161-110551266413
10. Intentional Self-harm (Suicide)2218411-43111101642
All Other Causes40117822352213113659771506981562630

Note: The causes of death are listed in order of the 10 leading causes of death for Michigan residents in 2013.

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: 2013 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services

Last Updated: 3/17/2017