Profile of St. Clair County, 2016

POPULATION  
  As of July 1, 2016 159,587
  Rank Among Counties: 13
  Per Square Mile: 220.3
NATALITY  
  Live Births: 1,587
  Teenage Mothers: 95
  Low Weight Births: 122
  First Births: 591
MORTALITY  
  Total Deaths: 1,774
  Infant Deaths: 9
  Neonatal Deaths: 5
  Postneonatal Deaths: 4
  Perinatal Deaths: 8
  Fetal Deaths: 5
MARRIAGE  
  Marriages: 936
  Marriage Rate: 11.7
DIVORCE  
  Divorces: 523
  Divorce Rate: 6.6

NATALITY BY RACE OF MOTHER

  Total White Black Other
  Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
Live Births 1,587 9.9 1,478 9.7 80 15.5 27 11.2

Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Teenage Mothers 95 59.9 83 56.2 9 112.5 1 *
Low Weight 122 76.9 105 71.0 10 125.0 6 222.2
Under 1,500 Grams 23 14.5 21 14.2 1 * - -
< 37 weeks Gestation 190 119.7 172 116.4 13 162.5 4 *
Prenatal Care Began in
First Trimester
1,143 720.2 1,083 732.7 41 512.5 19 703.7

Note: Rate is per 1,000 estimated 2016 population and ratio per 1,000 live births in 2016 in specified group.


INFANT AND PERINATAL MORTALITY BY RACE
  Total White Black Other
  Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio Number Ratio
Infant Deaths 9 5.7 7 4.7 2 * - -
Neonatal Deaths 5 * 4 * 1 * - -
Postneonatal Deaths 4 * 3 * 1 * - -
Perinatal Deaths 8 5.0 5 * 1 * 1 *
Fetal Deaths 5 * 3 * - - 1 *

Note: Rate is per 1,000 live births or total births in 2016 in specified group.

MORTALITY

  Total White Black Other
  Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female Total Male Female
Deaths 1,774 907 867     1,715 876 839    41 21 20    13 7 6
Crude Death Rate 11.1 11.4 10.8     11.3 11.6 11.0     7.9 7.9 8.0    5.4 6.2 4.7
 
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 - - 6 14 11 41 77 193 272 1,147 2
White Male 4 1 - - 5 9 9 22 37 111 150 526 2
White Female 3 - - - 1 3 2 16 36 70 115 593 -
Black Male 1 - - - - - - 1 1 7 4 7 -
Black Female 1 1 - - - - - 1 2 3 2 10 -
Other Male - - - - - 1 - 1 - 2 - 3 -
Other Female - - - - - 1 - - - - 1 4 -

Note: Rate is per 100,000, 2016 population in specified group.


LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH

LEADING HOSPITAL DISCHARGES--2016

  Deaths Rate   Discharges Rate
Total 1,775   851.6     All Hospitalizations 22,986   1,437.8
Heart Disease 487   223.8     Newborns and Neonates (Less than 7 days) 1,647   103.0
Cancer 379   172.6     Heart Diseases 2,123   132.8
C.L.R.D. 116   53.5     Females with Deliveries 1,544   96.6
Accidents 114   69.1     Injury and Poisoning 1,788   111.8
Stroke 70   32.8     Septicemia 2,039   127.5
Alzheimer's 80   37.5     Arthropathies 1,049   65.6
Diabetes Mellitus 68   31.3     Cancer (Malignant Neoplasms) 665   41.6
Kidney Disease 17   *     Cerebrovascular Diseases 566   35.4
Pneumonia/Flu 15   *     Mood (affective) Disorders 799   50.0
Suicide 27   17.9     Pneumonia 514   32.2

Children Ages 1-19

Children Ages 1-19
 
Deaths
Rate
Discharges
Rate
Total 8   22.2     All Hospitalizations 764   209.2
Accidents 5   *     Females with Deliveries 103   28.2
Assault (Homicide) 1   *     Injury and Poisoning 92   25.2
Suicide -   -     Mood (affective) Disorders 55   15.1
Cancer -   -     Asthma 38   10.4
Congenital malformations 1   *     Pneumonia 33   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, 2016 population in specified group.