Number of Divorces and Divorce Rates
by Age and Sex
Michigan Occurrences, 2016

Age in Years Males Females
2016 2016
     Number      Rate Number Rate
< 20 25 0.1 48 0.1
20-24 661 1.8 1,183 3.4
25-34 6,231 9.9 7,660 12.4
35-44 8,510 14.8 8,651 14.8
45 + 12,605 6.1 10,623 4.6
Total 28,832 5.9 28,992 5.7
Median age at
last birthday:

  43 Median age at
last birthday:

41

Note: Rates are the number of persons whose marriage ended in divorce or annulment per 1,000 population. The 15-19 population age group is used to calculate the rates for the divorces to persons under 20 years of age. 
Source:2016 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services ; Population Estimate (latest update 9/2014), National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Census Populations With Bridged Race Categories .