Number & Percent Distribution of Deaths by Sex and Marital Status
Michigan 2016
Marital Status Males Females
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 48,642   100.0 47,882   100.0
Never Married 8,168   16.8 4,998   10.4
Divorced 8,421   17.3 7,506   15.7
Widowed 9,210   18.9 23,491   49.1
Married 22,642   46.5 11,783   24.6

 

Note: Deaths with unknown marital status are included only in the total row.
Source: 2016 Geocoded Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services