Number of Marriages and Marriage Rates
by Age and Sex
Michigan Occurrences, 1996, 2006 and 2016

Age in Years Males Females
1996 2006 2016 1996 2006 2016
Rate Rate Number Rate Rate Rate Number Rate
< 20 4.6 2.6 505 1.5 25.2 7.5 1,252 3.8
20-24 45.0 32.6 7,760 21.4 70.5 47.6 11,405 33.1
25-34 43.6 39.4 27,072 42.8 33.8 36.6 27,632 44.6
35-44 16.2 15.1 10,950 19.1 13.4 12.9 9,651 16.5
45 + 6.2 5.7 12,173 5.9 3.1 3.9 10,352 4.5
Total 14.8 12.0 58,463 12.0 16.6 11.6 60,303 12.0
Median age at last birthday:
31 Median age at last birthday:
29

Note: Rates are the number of persons married per 1,000 population. The 15-19 population age group is used to calculate the rates for the marriages to persons under 20 years of age. 
Source: 1996, 2006 and 2016 Michigan Occurrence Marriage Files. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services ; Population Estimate (latest update 9/2014), National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Census Populations With Bridged Race Categories .