Michigan Population Trends by Age, 1990-2016
Michigan Total

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Year Under 18 Years 18-44 Years 45-64 Years 65 Years & Older
Number  Percent  Number  Percent  Number  Percent  Number  Percent 
2016 2,191,057 22.1% 3,384,616 34.1% 2,740,872 27.6% 1,611,755 16.2%
2015 2,206,584 22.3% 3,389,462 34.2% 2,751,120 27.7% 1,570,549 15.8%
2014 2,227,027 22.5% 3,400,831 34.3% 2,758,154 27.8% 1,529,755 15.4%
2013 2,246,249 22.7% 3,400,872 34.4% 2,765,822 27.9% 1,486,039 15.0%
2012 2,270,340 23.0% 3,399,361 34.4% 2,774,927 28.1% 1,442,610 14.6%
2011 2,300,331 23.3% 3,399,524 34.4% 2,788,495 28.2% 1,387,863 14.1%
2010 2,333,925 23.6% 3,409,975 34.5% 2,767,072 28.0% 1,366,523 13.8%
2009 2,372,603 24.0% 3,449,020 34.8% 2,736,345 27.6% 1,343,623 13.6%
2008 2,418,879 24.3% 3,507,576 35.3% 2,699,413 27.1% 1,321,021 13.3%
2007 2,470,063 24.7% 3,568,443 35.7% 2,671,540 26.7% 1,291,238 12.9%
2006 2,503,548 25.0% 3,634,296 36.2% 2,628,794 26.2% 1,269,443 12.7%
2005 2,531,839 25.2% 3,690,254 36.7% 2,573,778 25.6% 1,255,266 12.5%
2004 2,553,314 25.4% 3,742,180 37.2% 2,512,778 25.0% 1,247,043 12.4%
2003 2,569,080 25.6% 3,785,004 37.7% 2,448,494 24.4% 1,238,574 12.3%
2002 2,584,310 25.8% 3,820,033 38.1% 2,381,204 23.8% 1,230,163 12.3%
2001 2,593,310 26.0% 3,861,148 38.7% 2,310,403 23.1% 1,226,259 12.3%
2000 2,596,114 26.1% 3,889,337 39.1% 2,245,700 22.6% 1,221,299 12.3%
1999 2,587,289 26.1% 3,915,222 39.6% 2,180,031 22.0% 1,214,574 12.3%
1998 2,582,413 26.2% 3,938,274 40.0% 2,114,822 21.5% 1,212,433 12.3%
1997 2,582,841 26.3% 3,957,399 40.3% 2,058,413 21.0% 1,210,398 12.3%
1996 2,576,910 26.4% 3,973,562 40.7% 2,001,756 20.5% 1,206,417 12.4%
1995 2,564,834 26.5% 3,969,539 41.0% 1,945,502 20.1% 1,196,336 12.4%
1994 2,541,302 26.5% 3,977,692 41.4% 1,896,665 19.8% 1,182,078 12.3%
1993 2,527,010 26.5% 3,992,099 41.9% 1,852,492 19.4% 1,168,513 12.3%
1992 2,503,024 26.4% 4,010,415 42.3% 1,814,839 19.2% 1,150,787 12.1%
1991 2,487,028 26.5% 4,024,913 42.8% 1,758,168 18.7% 1,130,337 12.0%
1990 2,461,093 26.4% 3,996,807 42.9% 1,744,011 18.7% 1,109,408 11.9%

Notes:

Number: Population estimates as of July 1 for the specified year.

Percent of total population.

Source: Table prepared by the Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services using Population Estimates (latest update 6/2017) released by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. For more information about these estimates produced by the U.S. Census Bureau under a collaborative agreement with NCHS, see the NCHS bridged-race methodology.

Last Updated: 07/25/2017