Number of Divorces and Divorce Rates
by Age and Sex
Michigan Occurrences, 2017

Age in Years Males Females
     Number      Rate Number Rate
< 20 20 0.1 46 0.1
20-24 634 1.8 1156 3.4
25-34 6015 9.3 7715 12.3
35-44 8301 14.5 8237 14.1
45 + 12032 5.8 10106 4.4
Total 27,978 7.1 28,294 6.8
Median age at
last birthday:

  43 Median age at
last birthday:

41

Note: Rates are the number of persons whose marriage ended in divorce or annulment per 1,000 population. The 15-19 population age group is used to calculate the rates for the divorces to persons under 20 years of age. 
Source:2017 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services ; Population Estimate (latest update 6/2018), National Center for Health Statistics, U.S. Census Populations With Bridged Race Categories .