Number of Live Births by Characteristics of Labor and Delivery,
By Race and Ancestry of Mother,
Michigan Residents, 2016

Characteristics of Labor and Delivery Race Ancestry
All Races White Black American
Indian
Asian &
Pacific
Islander
All Other Races Hispanic Arab
Induction of labor 25,028 19,886 3,582 151 809 538 1,555 952
Augmentation of labor 25,143 19,287 3,869 149 1,090 713 1,890 1,256
Non-vertex presentation 1,920 1,573 212 15 84 31 123 88
Steroids received for fetal lung maturation 3,166 2,424 534 30 106 69 228 88
Antibiotics received by mother during labor 28,559 21,405 5,094 185 1,170 648 1,821 1,265
Clinical chorioamnionitis diagnosed during labor 1,466 1,017 258 10 118 57 122 67
Meconium staining moderate/heavy 5,903 4,024 1,353 45 275 185 417 357
Fetal intolerance of labor 6,748 4,851 1,288 43 367 189 441 331
Epidural or spinal anesthesia during labor 78,351 57,565 14,991 397 3,369 1,844 4,999 3,487
None of the above 21,987 16,085 4,264 161 739 678 1,729 863
Total Live Births 113,374 83,388 21,523 694 4,548 2,940 7,759 5,007

 

Source:

2016 Michigan Resident Birth Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.