Live Birth Distribution by Age, Race and Ancestry of Mother
Michigan Residents, 2017

Age of
Mother in Years
Race Ancestry
All Races White Black American Indian Asian & Pacific Islander All Other Races Arab Hispanic
<15 57 19 36 - - 2 1 5
15 - 19 5,307 3,059 1,931 59 26 214 106 637
20 - 24 22,751 14,686 6,778 181 369 661 849 1,958
25 - 29 35,894 26,097 7,220 204 1,408 830 1,812 2,229
30 - 34 30,845 24,453 3,621 137 1,842 691 1,480 1,660
35 - 39 13,751 10,554 1,851 54 825 396 824 927
40+ 2,900 2,099 460 8 205 110 243 223
Total 111,507 80,967 21,897 643 4,675 2,904 5,315 7,639
Median Age at
Last Birthday
28
29
26
27
31
28
29
27


Note:   Records with race not stated are included only in the "All Races" column.  Records with age of mother not stated are included only in the "total" row.
Source: 2017 Michigan Resident Birth File, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.