Rate of Divorces by County of Occurrence,
State of Michigan and Michigan Counties, 2000 - 2016

County 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
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 5.8
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 7.5
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 5.4
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 7.2
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 6.1
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 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 6.1
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 3.5
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 6.9
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 6.7
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 6.8
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 7.5
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 6.7
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 7.4
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 6.4
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 4.9
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 7.0
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 6.2
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 6.7
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 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 8.6
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 6.9
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 7.5
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 6.2
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 6.1
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 6.4
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 7.4
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 5.4
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 7.0
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 6.3
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 7.9
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 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 5.8
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 5.4
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 5.3
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 7.0
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 6.4
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 5.0
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 7.7
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 3.5
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 8.3
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 6.1
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 5.5
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 3.1
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 6.6
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 3.4
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 6.9
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 5.9
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 4.4
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 7.4
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 5.7
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 5.7
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 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 9.0
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 5.0
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 7.3
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 6.4
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 7.2
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 7.8
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 9.1
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 5.5
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 6.0
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 7.6
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 5.5
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 8.2
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 7.1
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 3.7
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 6.8
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 4.1
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 8.1
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 5.4
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 6.4
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 5.8
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 4.6
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 6.6
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 9.9
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 7.5
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 9.0
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 6.2
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 7.4
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 7.4
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 4.5
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 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 9.0

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 2016 population.

Source:

2000 - 2016 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services .