Life Expectancy at Birth by Sex and Race
Michigan Residents,
Selected Years, 1950 - 2014
Year White Black
Male Female Male Female
1950 66.2 71.9 60.4 63.4
1960 67.5 74.0 63.6 67.7
1970 68.2 75.3 59.9 68.3
1980 71.0 77.6 63.6 72.3
1981 71.1 77.6 63.7 72.0
1982 71.4 77.9 63.9 74.6
1983 71.6 77.9 64.0 72.5
1984 71.9 78.0 64.0 72.9
1985 71.6 78.2 63.3 72.5
1986 71.8 78.2 63.3 72.6
1987 72.3 78.2 63.1 72.7
1988 72.4 78.5 63.9 72.6
1989 72.9 78.8 63.4 72.3
1990 73.1 79.0 63.9 73.2
1991 73.2 79.0 63.7 73.1
1992 73.5 79.5 64.4 73.2
1993 73.5 79.3 63.8 73.0
1994 73.8 79.3 63.8 73.5
1995 74.0 79.4 64.4 73.6
1996 74.3 79.5 66.5 74.1
1997 74.5 79.7 66.4 74.0
1998 74.4 79.7 66.4 74.4
1999 74.5 79.6 66.1 74.0
2000 74.8 79.6 66.9 74.4
2001 75.0 80.0 68.0 74.3
2002 75.2 79.8 67.3 74.2
2003 75.3 80.1 67.8 75.0
2004 75.7 80.3 68.5 75.0
2005 75.8 80.1 68.0 75.1
2006 76.0 80.4 68.3 75.4
2007 76.1 80.7 68.5 75.4
2008 76.2 80.6 68.9 75.7
2009 76.5 80.9 69.0 76.3
2010 76.3 80.8 70.2 76.2
2011 76.7 81.0 70.0 76.7
2012 76.5 80.9 69.8 76.8
2013 76.3 81.0 70.0 76.6
2014 76.4 80.9 70.4 76.5


Note: Data for 1950 and 1960 are for  persons of white and other than white race.
Source: 1950-2014 Michigan Resident Death Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services; Population Estimate (latest update 9/2014), National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Census Populations With Bridged Race Categories .