Michigan Population Trends by Age, 1990-2017
Michigan Total

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Year Under 18 Years 18-44 Years 45-64 Years 65 Years & Older
Number  Percent  Number  Percent  Number  Percent  Number  Percent 
2017 2,176,649 21.9% 3,395,744 34.1% 2,722,722 27.3% 1,667,196 16.7%
2016 2,189,505 22.0% 3,384,578 34.1% 2,741,368 27.6% 1,617,994 16.3%
2015 2,205,616 22.2% 3,388,859 34.2% 2,751,721 27.7% 1,571,974 15.9%
2014 2,226,211 22.5% 3,399,231 34.3% 2,758,170 27.8% 1,531,063 15.4%
2013 2,245,718 22.7% 3,399,986 34.4% 2,765,881 27.9% 1,487,634 15.0%
2012 2,269,978 23.0% 3,398,563 34.4% 2,774,956 28.1% 1,443,113 14.6%
2011 2,300,182 23.3% 3,398,917 34.4% 2,788,523 28.2% 1,388,577 14.1%
2010 2,333,900 23.6% 3,409,414 34.5% 2,767,071 28.0% 1,366,346 13.8%
2009 2,372,603 24.0% 3,449,020 34.8% 2,736,345 27.6% 1,343,623 13.6%
2008 2,418,879 24.3% 3,507,576 35.3% 2,699,413 27.1% 1,321,021 13.3%
2007 2,470,063 24.7% 3,568,443 35.7% 2,671,540 26.7% 1,291,238 12.9%
2006 2,503,548 25.0% 3,634,296 36.2% 2,628,794 26.2% 1,269,443 12.7%
2005 2,531,839 25.2% 3,690,254 36.7% 2,573,778 25.6% 1,255,266 12.5%
2004 2,553,314 25.4% 3,742,180 37.2% 2,512,778 25.0% 1,247,043 12.4%
2003 2,569,080 25.6% 3,785,004 37.7% 2,448,494 24.4% 1,238,574 12.3%
2002 2,584,310 25.8% 3,820,033 38.1% 2,381,204 23.8% 1,230,163 12.3%
2001 2,593,310 26.0% 3,861,148 38.7% 2,310,403 23.1% 1,226,259 12.3%
2000 2,596,114 26.1% 3,889,337 39.1% 2,245,700 22.6% 1,221,299 12.3%
1999 2,587,289 26.1% 3,915,222 39.6% 2,180,031 22.0% 1,214,574 12.3%
1998 2,582,413 26.2% 3,938,274 40.0% 2,114,822 21.5% 1,212,433 12.3%
1997 2,582,841 26.3% 3,957,399 40.3% 2,058,413 21.0% 1,210,398 12.3%
1996 2,576,910 26.4% 3,973,562 40.7% 2,001,756 20.5% 1,206,417 12.4%
1995 2,564,834 26.5% 3,969,539 41.0% 1,945,502 20.1% 1,196,336 12.4%
1994 2,541,302 26.5% 3,977,692 41.4% 1,896,665 19.8% 1,182,078 12.3%
1993 2,527,010 26.5% 3,992,099 41.9% 1,852,492 19.4% 1,168,513 12.3%
1992 2,503,024 26.4% 4,010,415 42.3% 1,814,839 19.2% 1,150,787 12.1%
1991 2,487,028 26.5% 4,024,913 42.8% 1,758,168 18.7% 1,130,337 12.0%
1990 2,461,093 26.4% 3,996,807 42.9% 1,744,011 18.7% 1,109,408 11.9%

Notes:

Total Population: Population estimates as of July 1 for the specified year.

Yearly Change: Percent of population change as compared to the population in the previous year.

Percent of total population.

Source: Table prepared by the Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services using Population Estimates (latest update 6/2018) released by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. For more information about these estimates produced by the U.S. Census Bureau under a collaborative agreement with NCHS, see the NCHS bridged-race methodology.

Last Updated: 07/20/2018

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