Number & Percent Distribution of Deaths by Sex and Marital Status
Michigan 2015
Marital Status Males Females
Number Percent Number Percent
Total 46,824   100.0 46,890   100.0
Never Married 7,608   16.2 4,831   10.3
Divorced 7,842   16.7 7,159   15.3
Widowed 9,040   19.3 23,476   50.1
Married 22,107   47.2 11,321   24.1

 

Note: Deaths with unknown marital status are included only in the total row.
Source: 2015 Michigan Death Certificate Registry.   Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services