Profile of St. Clair County, 2017

POPULATION  
  As of July 1, 2017 159,350
  Rank Among Counties: 13
  Per Square Mile: 220.0
NATALITY  
  Live Births: 1,462
  Teenage Mothers: 74
  Low Weight Births: 104
  First Births: 535
MORTALITY  
  Total Deaths: 1,794
  Infant Deaths: 7
  Neonatal Deaths: 4
  Postneonatal Deaths: 3
  Perinatal Deaths: 9
  Fetal Deaths: 7
MARRIAGE  
  Marriages: 923
  Marriage Rate: 11.6
DIVORCE  
  Divorces: 539
  Divorce Rate: 6.8

NATALITY BY RACE OF MOTHER

  Total White Black Other
  Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
Live Births 1,462 9.2 1,358 8.9 64 12.4 31 12.6

Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Teenage Mothers 74 50.6 66 48.6 7 109.4 1 *
Low Weight 104 71.1 88 64.8 11 171.9 4 *
Under 1,500 Grams 17 11.6 12 8.8 3 * 1 *
< 37 weeks Gestation 156 106.7 135 99.4 11 171.9 9 290.3
Prenatal Care Began in
First Trimester
1,053 720.2 988 727.5 40 625.0 18 580.6

Note: Rate is per 1,000 estimated 2017 population and ratio per 1,000 live births in 2017 in specified group.


INFANT AND PERINATAL MORTALITY BY RACE
  Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Infant Deaths 7 4.8 6 4.4 1 * - -
Neonatal Deaths 4 * 4 * - - - -
Postneonatal Deaths 3 * 2 * 1 * - -
Perinatal Deaths 9 6.1 9 6.6 - - - -
Fetal Deaths 7 4.8 7 5.1 - - - -

Note: Rate is per 1,000 live births or total births in 2017 in specified group.

MORTALITY

  Total White Black Other
  Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Deaths 1,794 906 888     1,743 873 870    43 26 17    5 4 1
Crude Death Rate 11.3 11.4 11.1     11.5 11.6 11.4     8.4 9.7 6.9    * * *
 
Age in Years
  <1 1-4 5-8 10-14 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70+ Unk
Total Deaths 7 - 1 2 3 12 20 38 54 175 312 1,170 -
White Male 3 - 1 1 2 8 13 23 31 98 173 520 -
White Female 3 - - - 1 2 6 11 18 73 127 629 -
Black Male 1 - - 1 - 1 1 2 3 1 8 8 -
Black Female - - - - - 1 - 1 1 1 3 10 -
Other Male - - - - - - - - 1 2 - 1 -
Other Female - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -

Note: Rate is per 100,000, 2017 population in specified group.


LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH

LEADING HOSPITAL DISCHARGES--2017

  Deaths Rate   Discharges Rate
Total 1,794   844.2     All Hospitalizations 23,561   1,478.6
Heart Disease 471   214.1     Newborns and Neonates (Less than 7 days) 1,506   94.5
Cancer 383   170.9     Females with Deliveries 1,449   90.9
Accidents 106   65.8     Heart Diseases 2,112   132.5
C.L.R.D. 123   53.9     Injury and Poisoning 1,852   116.2
Stroke 84   39.3     Septicemia 2,146   134.7
Alzheimer's 82   37.8     Arthropathies 1,114   69.9
Diabetes Mellitus 80   37.8     Cancer (Malignant Neoplasms) 710   44.6
Kidney Disease 24   11.1     Cerebrovascular Diseases 636   39.9
Pneumonia/Flu 14   *     Mood (affective) Disorders 713   44.7
Suicide 32   19.0     Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease & Bronchiect 793   49.8

Children Ages 1-19

Children Ages 1-19
 
Deaths
Rate
Discharges
Rate
Total 6   16.9     All Hospitalizations 742   208.8
Accidents 3   *     Injury and Poisoning 103   29.0
Assault (Homicide) 2   *     Females with Deliveries 73   20.5
Suicide -   -     Mood (affective) Disorders 56   15.8
Cancer 1   *     Asthma 37   10.4
Congenital malformations -   -     Pneumonia 32   9.0

Note: Rates are per 100, 000. Leading causes of death are computed by the direct method, using as the standard population the age distribution of the total population of the United States for the year 2000. Children and discharge data are per 100,000, 2017 population in specified group.