Profile of St. Clair County, 2015

POPULATION  
  As of July 1, 2015 159,875
  Rank Among Counties: 13
  Per Square Mile: 220.7
NATALITY  
  Live Births: 1,520
  Teenage Mothers: 105
  Low Weight Births: 122
  First Births: 565
MORTALITY  
  Total Deaths: 1,771
  Infant Deaths: 9
  Neonatal Deaths: 6
  Postneonatal Deaths: 3
  Perinatal Deaths: 11
  Fetal Deaths: 7
MARRIAGE  
  Marriages: 942
  Marriage Rate: 11.8
DIVORCE  
  Divorces: 572
  Divorce Rate: 7.2

NATALITY BY RACE OF MOTHER

  Total White Black Other
  Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
Live Births 1,520 9.5 1,422 9.3 64 12.5 33 14.2

Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Teenage Mothers 105 69.1 92 64.7 9 140.6 4 *
Low Weight 122 80.3 109 76.7 12 187.5 1 *
Under 1,500 Grams 17 11.2 16 11.3 1 * - -
< 37 weeks Gestation 209 137.5 192 135.0 13 203.1 4 *
Prenatal Care Began in
First Trimester
1,125 740.1 1,055 741.9 47 734.4 22 666.7

Note: Rate is per 1,000 estimated 2015 population and ratio per 1,000 live births in 2015 in specified group.


INFANT AND PERINATAL MORTALITY BY RACE
  Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Infant Deaths 9 5.9 5 * 4 * - -
Neonatal Deaths 6 3.9 2 * 4 * - -
Postneonatal Deaths 3 * 3 * - - - -
Perinatal Deaths 11 7.2 7 4.9 3 * 1 *
Fetal Deaths 7 4.6 5 * 1 * 1 *

Note: Rate is per 1,000 live births or total births in 2015 in specified group.

MORTALITY

  Total White Black Other
  Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Deaths 1,771 866 905     1,713 845 868    43 17 26    15 4 11
Crude Death Rate 11.1 10.9 11.2     11.2 11.2 11.3     8.4 6.4 10.6    6.4 * 8.8
 
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 9 2 2 - 3 14 12 25 71 185 281 1,167 -
White Male 3 2 - - 1 7 6 19 41 96 171 499 -
White Female 2 - 1 - 1 6 5 5 25 77 102 644 -
Black Male 2 - - - 1 1 - - 1 5 2 5 -
Black Female 2 - 1 - - - - - 2 4 3 14 -
Other Male - - - - - - - - - 2 2 - -
Other Female - - - - - - 1 1 2 1 1 5 -

Note: Rate is per 100,000, 2015 population in specified group.


LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH

LEADING HOSPITAL DISCHARGES--2015

  Deaths Rate   Discharges Rate
Total 1,771   852.5     All Hospitalizations 21,552   1,348.1
Heart Disease 501   235.0     Heart Diseases 2,100   131.4
Cancer 379   175.7     Newborns and Neonates (Less than 7 days) 1,564   97.8
C.L.R.D. 146   68.6     Females with Deliveries 1,486   93.0
Stroke 59   27.9     Injury and Poisoning 1,839   115.0
Accidents 89   53.1     Septicemia 1,356   84.8
Alzheimer's 50   23.6     Psychoses 952   59.6
Diabetes Mellitus 84   39.5     Osteoarthrosis and Allied Disorders 937   58.6
Kidney Disease 17   *     Cancer (Malignant Neoplasms) 517   32.3
Pneumonia/Flu 17   *     Cerebrovascular Diseases 639   40.0
Suicide 25   15.9     Pneumonia 476   29.8

Children Ages 1-19

Children Ages 1-19
 
Deaths
Rate
Discharges
Rate
Total 7   19.2     All Hospitalizations 769   210.6
Accidents 3   *     Females with Deliveries 102   27.9
Assault (Homicide) -   -     Injury and Poisoning 95   26.0
Suicide 1   *     Psychoses 43   11.8
Cancer -   -     Asthma 42   11.5
Congenital malformations 1   *     Pneumonia 41   11.2

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, 2015 population in specified group.