Number of Marriages of Bride
by Age and Order of Marriage
Michigan Occurrences, 2000 and 2015

Age
in Years
2000 Marriages 2015 Marriages
All
Marriages
First % First Second Third or
More
All
Marriages
First % First Second Third or
More
Total 66,326 43,376 65.4 16,735 6,199 59,534 41,463 69.6 13,084 4,987
< 20 3,513 3,498 99.6 17 - 1,361 1,358 99.8 3 -
20-24 18,254 17,545 96.1 696 11 11,528 11,240 97.5 276 12
25-29 16,309 13,456 82.5 2,628 221 16,873 15,450 91.6 1,328 95
30-34 9,474 5,307 56.0 3,521 644 9,420 6,969 74.0 2,170 281
35-39 6,523 2,091 32.1 3,314 1,116 5,496 2,707 49.3 2,259 530
40-44 5,006 943 18.8 2,627 1,434 4,160 1,280 30.8 2,039 841
45 + 7,244 538 7.4 3,931 2,772 10,693 2,456 23.0 5,009 3,228
Median age at
last birthday
28 25 N/A 37 43 30 27 N/A 41 48


Note:  Marriages with age of bride not stated are included only in the "total" row.  "N/A" indicates that the category is not applicable.
Source: 2000 and 2015 Michigan Occurrence Marriage Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.