Number of Deaths and Crude Death Rates,
Michigan and United States Residents,
1970 - 2016
Year United States Michigan
Number Rate Number Rate
2016 2,744,248 8.5 96,529 9.7
2015 2,712,630 8.4 94,579 9.5
2014 2,626,418 8.2 93,526 9.4
2013 2,596,993 8.2 92,463 9.3
2012 2,543,279 8.1 89,917 9.1
2011 2,515,458 8.1 89,473 9.1
2010 2,468,435 8.0 88,058 8.9
2009 2,437,163 7.9 86,310 8.7
2008 2,471,984 8.1 88,272 8.8
2007 2,423,712 8.0 86,642 8.6
2006 2,426,264 8.1 85,945 8.5
2005 2,448,017 8.3 86,785 8.6
2004 2,397,615 8.2 85,122 8.4
2003 2,448,288 8.4 86,306 8.6
2002 2,443,387 8.5 87,534 8.7
2001 2,416,425 8.5 86,250 8.6
2000 2,403,351 8.5 86,988 8.7
1999 2,391,399 8.6 86,835 8.8
1998 2,337,256 8.5 84,906 8.6
1997 2,314,245 8.5 82,994 8.5
1996 2,314,690 8.6 83,496 8.6
1995 2,312,132 8.7 83,405 8.6
1994 2,278,994 8.7 82,644 8.6
1993 2,268,553 8.7 82,286 8.6
1992 2,175,613 8.5 78,916 8.3
1991 2,169,518 8.6 79,738 8.5
1990 2,148,463 8.6 78,501 8.4
1989 2,150,466 8.7 78,566 8.5
1988 2,167,999 8.9 80,075 8.7
1987 2,123,323 8.8 79,795 8.7
1986 2,105,361 8.8 80,177 8.8
1985 2,086,440 8.8 78,635 8.7
1984 2,039,369 8.6 76,401 8.4
1983 2,019,201 8.6 76,639 8.5
1982 1,974,797 8.5 75,536 8.3
1981 1,977,981 8.6 75,818 8.2
1980 1,989,841 8.8 74,991 8.1
1979 1,913,841 8.5 73,480 7.9
1978 1,927,788 8.7 74,773 8.1
1977 1,899,597 8.6 74,144 8.1
1976 1,909,440 8.8 75,801 8.3
1975 1,892,879 8.8 74,522 8.2
1974 1,934,388 9.1 76,143 8.4
1973 1,973,003 9.3 78,522 8.7
1972 1,963,944 9.4 79,210 8.8
1971 1,927,542 9.3 77,395 8.6
1970 1,921,031 9.5 76,321 8.6

Note: Crude death rates are deaths per 1,000 population. 

Source: 1970-2016 Michigan Resident Death Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services; Population Estimate (latest update 6/2018), National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Census Populations With Bridged Race Categories ;
National Vital Statistics Reports, National Center for Health Statistics