Rate of Divorces by County of Occurrence,
State of Michigan and Michigan Counties, 2000 - 2017

County 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
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 5.6
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 8.7
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 5.7
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 6.0
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 7.6
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 6.4
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 5.2
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 3.3
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 7.5
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 6.1
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 6.0
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 6.4
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 6.5
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 7.5
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 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 7.0
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 5.9
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 4.0
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 8.4
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 6.1
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 5.8
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 7.2
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 6.4
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 7.0
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 8.2
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 6.2
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 5.5
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 4.6
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 7.1
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 7.3
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 9.4
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 3.8
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 5.1
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 5.2
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 5.0
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 6.8
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 5.9
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 4.8
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 7.2
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 2.8
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 7.3
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 5.9
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 4.8
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 4.8
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 6.2
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 3.9
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 7.4
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 6.2
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 7.9
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 8.2
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 5.3
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 4.7
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 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 7.6
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 5.8
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 5.0
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 6.1
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 7.1
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 6.5
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 6.6
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 5.0
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 6.4
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 8.2
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 5.4
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 6.7
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 5.3
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 4.1
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 6.6
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 6.0
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 9.0
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 5.9
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 4.5
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 7.4
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 5.2
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 6.8
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 8.1
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 6.8
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 7.7
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 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 6.8
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 6.4
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 4.3
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 4.7
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 6.9

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 2017 population.

Source:

2000 - 2017 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services .