Rate of Divorces by County of Occurrence,
State of Michigan and Michigan Counties, 2000 - 2015

County 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Michigan 7.8 7.8 7.5 7.1 6.9 6.8 6.9 6.9 6.7 6.6 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.4 6.0 6.0
Alcona 8.0 10.1 6.1 6.0 8.0 5.5 9.4 8.5 7.8 9.0 6.6 6.1 6.1 5.1 5.5 6.4
Alger 8.7 6.5 6.3 4.5 7.0 8.3 7.9 6.5 5.6 4.7 7.1 5.7 6.9 7.8 5.1 6.4
Allegan 7.4 7.1 6.9 8.2 7.1 7.1 8.1 6.8 6.8 6.4 6.2 7.3 7.4 7.3 6.2 6.8
Alpena 7.2 6.8 8.0 9.5 8.4 8.1 8.4 8.2 7.2 8.6 7.4 8.4 8.4 7.6 7.9 7.7
Antrim 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.9 9.0 9.1 8.8 8.1 6.3 8.4 7.1 7.8 7.5 6.0 7.5 6.6
Arenac 6.2 26.4 7.2 5.4 5.8 5.7 5.8 4.8 5.1 6.1 7.7 5.8 5.1 4.8 6.4 4.3
Baraga 7.1 6.4 5.8 3.0 5.0 3.7 3.4 4.2 6.6 5.3 4.3 5.2 4.3 4.1 3.7 4.9
Barry 10.5 8.6 8.5 10.6 8.4 8.0 8.8 8.3 8.1 8.6 8.2 8.5 6.8 7.6 7.7 6.8
Bay 9.5 7.3 6.7 7.5 7.2 8.1 7.6 7.5 8.1 7.8 7.3 8.3 7.3 6.9 5.7 6.4
Benzie 7.6 6.9 10.2 7.7 10.1 8.3 8.4 7.2 8.1 7.3 8.9 9.5 6.2 7.3 6.8 4.8
Berrien 7.4 8.4 7.8 7.6 6.4 7.2 7.7 7.0 7.0 7.3 8.0 7.4 7.4 6.5 7.0 6.6
Branch 9.0 9.7 9.9 8.2 9.0 8.3 8.9 8.1 7.0 7.7 8.5 8.3 8.1 7.2 8.2 7.4
Calhoun 10.2 9.2 9.0 9.3 9.1 8.9 9.2 8.9 8.2 7.9 8.3 9.3 8.6 7.9 7.9 8.2
Cass 9.3 8.6 8.5 8.4 7.7 7.5 8.6 8.5 7.8 8.6 9.3 7.1 8.0 7.6 7.3 7.0
Charlevoix 9.6 10.2 9.1 9.9 10.3 8.5 9.2 8.3 7.5 8.1 10.3 9.0 10.0 7.8 7.0 7.3
Cheboygan 7.8 9.2 8.1 8.8 7.6 6.8 7.1 7.8 8.1 7.8 7.9 6.6 6.6 6.4 7.4 7.3
Chippewa 5.7 6.2 6.5 7.7 6.4 5.5 6.4 6.8 5.4 5.5 6.8 7.7 5.5 6.9 7.3 4.8
Clare 9.6 10.7 8.8 10.0 7.9 8.4 10.2 9.6 9.4 8.6 8.4 9.0 8.6 9.5 8.0 7.7
Clinton 7.8 7.9 11.5 8.6 6.9 7.3 6.8 6.1 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.6 7.0 5.8 5.4 5.7
Crawford 8.1 8.3 7.6 7.0 9.0 6.9 8.3 8.4 12.1 9.6 10.7 9.0 9.7 7.5 6.4 8.1
Delta 8.8 8.0 7.2 7.8 6.2 6.8 6.4 8.5 7.3 6.1 7.1 9.4 6.7 6.8 5.9 7.1
Dickinson 9.7 8.9 8.6 9.7 8.7 8.5 9.1 8.3 8.4 7.7 9.6 9.6 9.6 7.7 7.9 7.7
Eaton 9.7 10.6 9.6 8.8 8.5 11.3 8.0 8.3 8.4 7.6 8.7 8.4 8.5 7.8 7.3 7.2
Emmet 10.7 10.5 9.2 9.6 9.3 8.2 8.9 8.9 8.5 8.4 9.2 7.0 7.8 8.3 7.5 5.7
Genesee 8.5 8.2 8.1 8.7 7.7 7.4 7.6 7.5 7.4 7.3 8.0 7.7 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.5
Gladwin 8.4 8.6 8.5 7.6 8.2 8.5 7.8 9.3 7.4 6.1 9.6 7.3 9.0 8.2 6.3 7.2
Gogebic 6.7 8.1 6.8 8.1 6.8 7.2 6.7 5.2 7.2 7.0 6.6 6.3 5.7 4.6 6.0 5.8
Grand Traverse 10.0 9.6 10.2 9.5 9.6 9.1 8.8 9.1 9.6 9.4 8.7 7.6 7.8 8.8 7.3 7.5
Gratiot 7.6 6.4 5.9 6.3 5.1 5.4 5.4 4.7 5.7 4.1 4.0 5.6 5.6 5.1 5.9 5.6
Hillsdale 11.8 10.7 10.6 10.0 10.3 10.5 9.9 9.1 8.2 10.1 9.9 9.5 9.5 10.8 8.7 8.8
Houghton 5.9 4.9 4.6 5.3 4.7 5.4 4.5 5.1 4.9 4.2 5.0 4.9 6.1 4.5 4.7 4.0
Huron 6.2 12.4 6.0 6.7 5.7 6.7 7.3 7.3 7.0 6.3 5.7 6.7 7.8 6.6 6.0 7.2
Ingham 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.2 6.9 7.2 6.8 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.5 6.8 6.3 6.0 6.1
Ionia 8.3 7.0 8.9 7.4 6.9 6.2 6.7 4.0 5.3 4.9 5.3 5.9 5.3 6.8 5.9 5.2
Iosco 9.6 8.2 7.9 8.0 9.0 7.2 9.0 7.1 6.3 8.4 7.0 8.1 7.2 7.3 7.6 7.3
Iron 6.9 5.4 9.3 5.6 7.8 8.3 7.4 7.4 10.0 6.4 8.3 7.0 7.1 7.1 7.7 7.2
Isabella 7.3 5.8 6.8 5.9 5.7 5.9 7.0 5.8 5.8 6.1 4.9 5.7 6.4 5.5 4.4 5.1
Jackson 10.8 10.1 9.3 9.1 8.7 9.2 8.3 8.3 9.0 8.5 9.0 8.6 8.3 8.6 7.6 7.8
Kalamazoo 8.1 8.1 6.7 7.5 7.3 7.2 7.7 7.4 7.1 6.1 6.9 6.7 6.6 5.8 4.8 4.4
Kalkaska 11.7 11.5 9.2 10.7 10.6 10.2 9.1 7.8 7.9 10.4 9.0 7.9 10.3 9.8 7.7 7.5
Kent 7.2 7.3 6.9 6.8 7.2 6.8 7.0 7.1 7.0 6.4 7.6 7.0 7.3 7.0 6.4 6.4
Keweenaw * 5.3 6.4 9.0 * * 6.4 7.4 5.6 * 8.3 12.9 4.6 1.8 3.6 4.6
Lake 6.3 5.3 5.3 6.3 5.6 13.6 4.9 4.7 5.9 7.1 5.9 6.6 7.6 3.7 4.9 5.6
Lapeer 7.0 6.7 8.2 7.5 6.6 4.8 7.0 6.8 7.1 7.3 7.4 6.9 6.9 7.3 7.2 6.8
Leelanau 7.0 7.6 6.7 6.6 5.7 5.7 6.6 6.0 5.0 5.5 6.7 6.2 6.0 4.5 5.7 3.8
Lenawee 9.0 7.9 7.9 8.8 7.6 8.0 7.6 7.9 8.5 8.3 8.9 8.6 8.7 7.7 7.8 7.9
Livingston 7.4 8.6 8.0 7.9 7.3 6.6 7.5 7.6 7.5 7.5 8.1 7.6 6.8 7.0 6.5 6.2
Luce 10.6 7.9 7.7 9.8 6.6 4.7 6.3 6.5 7.1 8.0 7.8 6.1 7.9 6.2 9.0 6.5
Mackinac 6.5 6.3 6.4 7.8 5.6 7.8 6.7 7.5 6.4 6.8 10.8 7.6 7.2 8.0 8.7 7.7
Macomb 7.6 7.7 7.6 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1 7.0 6.6 7.1 6.7 6.4 6.1 5.8 5.8
Manistee 7.9 8.6 7.1 8.2 6.1 5.7 7.3 5.6 5.7 4.7 7.1 6.6 5.0 6.1 5.3 6.0
Marquette 8.2 8.1 7.5 5.8 7.0 6.5 6.6 6.3 6.0 6.6 6.4 7.6 5.3 5.5 5.6 5.5
Mason 10.2 10.2 10.6 10.5 9.5 7.4 9.1 9.9 8.4 8.5 10.8 11.1 7.8 7.8 9.6 7.5
Mecosta 7.4 7.4 7.0 6.5 8.0 6.4 5.5 6.9 6.2 7.6 6.8 7.0 6.6 6.0 6.0 6.8
Menominee 8.5 8.6 6.7 9.4 6.6 6.8 6.0 7.3 6.9 7.0 7.2 6.8 6.7 6.4 7.0 4.8
Midland 8.2 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.5 8.3 6.4 7.3 7.4 5.8 7.0 7.1 7.9 7.9 6.8 6.7
Missaukee 7.1 9.6 9.5 6.2 5.5 7.6 7.0 5.9 7.2 6.9 9.7 9.5 5.9 7.2 9.4 6.4
Monroe 7.6 9.1 7.8 8.5 8.0 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.2 8.0 7.8 7.2 7.1 8.4 7.0 7.3
Montcalm 9.8 9.9 11.0 9.5 9.0 8.3 8.6 9.3 7.7 9.0 8.3 9.0 9.3 9.5 9.1 7.5
Montmorency 5.4 5.7 6.4 8.6 5.5 5.0 6.5 7.6 7.0 6.3 6.1 6.8 7.5 7.9 6.5 3.9
Muskegon 10.1 10.0 9.2 9.1 8.6 8.4 9.1 8.5 7.7 8.2 9.0 8.5 8.6 8.8 8.1 7.5
Newaygo 9.7 10.8 9.9 8.2 7.7 8.4 8.7 9.1 7.6 8.3 7.8 9.1 9.2 8.8 7.8 7.3
Oakland 7.8 7.4 7.0 7.0 6.8 6.2 6.6 6.5 6.3 6.1 6.8 6.4 6.4 6.1 5.7 5.6
Oceana 8.5 8.8 7.7 8.8 7.7 8.8 7.3 7.8 7.6 6.9 9.6 6.6 8.1 6.6 6.4 7.4
Ogemaw 10.3 9.6 9.0 8.6 8.4 7.9 9.0 8.9 7.7 8.9 9.6 7.6 9.6 6.2 7.5 7.2
Ontonagon 2.1 2.6 * 4.2 3.2 6.8 6.4 4.3 5.2 4.3 6.5 3.6 4.2 3.8 4.5 3.0
Osceola 8.0 8.4 6.8 5.6 6.2 5.5 5.6 6.6 7.2 8.5 7.1 9.7 9.1 9.2 7.3 6.0
Oscoda 6.4 9.1 8.3 6.8 8.2 6.2 6.1 8.1 4.7 5.3 7.9 9.3 8.1 5.7 4.3 4.6
Otsego 9.1 10.0 11.0 8.7 10.1 8.4 9.1 8.7 8.6 7.5 7.7 7.7 6.8 9.0 6.3 9.2
Ottawa 7.3 7.2 7.2 5.7 6.5 6.0 5.8 6.3 5.6 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.7 6.7 6.2 6.2
Presque Isle 3.6 3.2 7.0 3.2 5.9 4.5 4.7 6.1 5.2 6.3 7.0 4.4 4.9 5.1 5.4 6.1
Roscommon 7.1 8.2 7.7 8.1 9.1 7.9 6.8 7.2 7.1 6.6 8.6 7.5 6.3 6.7 7.5 6.6
Saginaw 7.4 7.1 5.9 5.3 4.3 5.7 7.1 6.7 6.3 6.6 7.0 7.0 6.2 6.6 5.7 5.5
St Clair 8.4 9.2 9.3 8.3 8.3 7.3 8.0 7.8 7.5 7.4 8.4 7.9 7.1 6.9 6.9 7.2
St Joseph 11.3 10.7 10.1 9.9 9.0 9.4 9.2 9.7 10.1 9.9 9.1 10.4 8.3 8.8 8.4 9.2
Sanilac 7.5 7.5 8.3 7.5 7.0 7.2 6.8 7.5 7.8 5.3 7.4 7.4 6.8 6.8 6.4 5.6
Schoolcraft 6.5 7.0 8.4 6.2 7.1 6.6 9.4 6.3 5.4 7.1 5.9 8.7 7.5 6.1 7.1 5.4
Shiawassee 8.3 7.8 8.0 7.3 3.4 5.0 4.3 5.2 6.1 6.5 7.0 7.3 7.0 7.1 5.7 6.9
Tuscola 8.0 7.6 8.2 6.9 7.6 7.4 7.8 8.1 8.1 6.1 8.5 8.1 7.8 7.0 7.4 6.0
Van Buren 9.5 9.3 9.9 8.9 7.9 8.7 8.0 8.5 7.9 7.3 7.3 8.2 7.5 7.4 7.4 7.3
Washtenaw 10.2 6.6 6.3 6.0 5.9 5.8 6.0 5.8 5.1 5.9 6.1 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.1 4.6
Wayne 6.1 6.6 6.7 5.2 5.5 5.8 5.6 5.6 5.2 5.2 5.5 5.4 5.1 4.6 4.3 4.8
Wexford 11.9 10.6 11.0 10.4 10.6 11.0 10.3 9.4 9.1 9.6 10.8 8.9 8.7 9.6 8.3 9.3

Note: Divorce rates are persons per 1,000 population rather than events per population. Asterisk (*) indicates that data do not meet the standards of reliability or precision.

Rate is calculated using 2015 population.

Source:

2000 - 2015 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services .