Number of Homicides By Selected Age Group
Michigan Residents, 2014

HOMICIDES
View ICD Codes
All Ages Under 5 5-14 15-24 25-44 45-64 65 and
Older

BOTH SEXES

Number of Homicides

 ALL HOMICIDES 586 24 11 158 247 105 41
 Firearm 409 3 6 145 185 57 13
 Cut/Pierce 52 1 8 25 13 5
 Hanging and Strangulation 22 1 2 4 9 6
 Neglect/Abuse 9 5 1 3
   Neglect/Abuse by Spouse/Partner
 Blunt Object 2 2
 Fight - Unarmed 3 3
 Other Specified Causes 37 5 1 1 15 10 5
 Unspecified Causes 100 55 11 33

BOTH SEXES

Percent of Distribution

 ALL HOMICIDES 100.0 100.0
 Firearm 100.0 0.7 1.5 35.5 45.2 13.9 3.2
 Cut/Pierce 100.0 1.9 15.4 48.1 25.0 9.6
 Hanging and Strangulation 100.0 4.5 9.1 18.2 40.9 27.3
 Neglect/Abuse 100.0 1.9 15.4 48.1 25.0 9.6
   Neglect/Abuse by Spouse/Partner
 Blunt Object 100.0 1.9 15.4 48.1 25.0 9.6
 Other Specified Causes 100.0 13.5 2.7 2.7 40.5 27.0 13.5
 Unspecified Causes 100.0 19.2 3.8 3.8 28.8 30.8 13.5

Notes:

Underlying causes of death prior to 1999 were classified in accordance with the ninth revision of of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9). Underlying causes of death for 1999 and thereafter were classified in accordance with the tenth revision (ICD-10). With each revision there are differences in classifying the underlying causes of death. Therefore, statistics based on one revision may not be directly comparable to the other revision.

Zero deaths are shown by a "—".

"**" indicates that data were suppressed (4 deaths or less) to assure confidentiality.

Percent of all ages.

Source: Michigan Resident Death Files,
Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

Last Updated: 01/25/2016