Number of Live Births by Characteristics of Labor and Delivery,
By Race and Ancestry of Mother,
Michigan Residents, 2017

Characteristics of Labor and Delivery Race Ancestry
All Races White Black American
Indian
Asian &
Pacific
Islander
All Other Races Hispanic Arab
Induction of labor 26,371 20,637 3,913 148 990 573 1,625 1,067
Augmentation of labor 23,750 17,896 3,802 158 1,111 701 1,816 1,309
Non-vertex presentation 2,017 1,633 242 9 92 37 120 100
Steroids received for fetal lung maturation 4,092 3,117 714 33 138 79 287 121
Antibiotics received by mother during labor 27,831 20,328 5,354 186 1,207 667 1,828 1,378
Clinical chorioamnionitis diagnosed during labor 1,454 989 270 5 132 50 96 88
Meconium staining moderate/heavy 6,553 4,271 1,683 42 330 196 431 418
Fetal intolerance of labor 6,486 4,644 1,298 35 306 175 432 364
Epidural or spinal anesthesia during labor 77,284 56,165 15,097 377 3,509 1,856 4,914 3,568
None of the above 21,414 15,406 4,385 165 734 643 1,690 952
Total Live Births 111,507 80,967 21,897 643 4,675 2,904 7,639 5,315

 

Source:

2017 Michigan Resident Birth Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.