Live Birth Rates by County of Residence,
State of Michigan, Michigan Counties and Detroit City, 2008 - 2018

County 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Michigan 12.2 11.8 11.6 11.6 11.4 11.5 11.5 11.4 11.4 11.2 11.0
Alcona 6.1 6.1 5.5 5.9 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.3 6.2 5.6 7.5
Alger 8.6 7.4 5.9 5.5 5.8 7.4 5.9 6.5 6.4 6.9 5.9
Allegan 13.2 13.4 12.3 12.0 12.1 11.7 12.5 12.2 12.1 11.6 12.2
Alpena 9.4 9.6 9.0 9.3 8.7 9.0 9.8 9.3 8.8 10.2 8.4
Antrim 8.7 9.0 8.8 9.4 7.4 8.6 8.9 8.5 8.7 6.9 8.4
Arenac 8.9 7.9 7.7 9.0 7.7 7.1 8.7 8.8 8.5 7.5 9.2
Baraga 9.4 8.3 10.0 8.7 9.3 8.9 9.0 8.8 7.3 8.2 8.2
Barry 12.2 10.6 11.2 10.3 10.9 10.0 11.0 11.1 10.8 10.5 11.3
Bay 11.1 10.9 10.9 10.6 9.9 9.8 9.7 9.7 10.1 9.7 9.1
Benzie 8.9 9.5 8.8 8.0 8.5 9.1 9.1 8.3 9.2 9.0 8.2
                       
Berrien 12.8 12.9 12.7 12.1 11.3 12.0 12.0 11.2 11.0 11.2 10.8
Branch 12.1 11.7 11.8 11.7 11.2 13.3 12.1 12.2 12.4 12.2 13.8
Calhoun 12.8 12.5 12.1 11.9 12.5 12.5 12.3 12.3 12.4 11.5 11.4
Cass 10.0 10.3 9.2 9.3 7.6 9.7 10.5 9.7 8.8 9.9 9.1
Charlevoix 9.3 9.0 9.7 9.5 10.1 8.5 8.9 8.5 8.9 8.3 9.4
Cheboygan 9.2 8.5 6.8 8.1 7.5 7.5 8.4 8.9 7.7 9.0 7.6
Chippewa 9.0 10.4 9.0 9.7 8.9 8.8 10.0 9.1 8.8 8.6 8.9
Clare 10.3 11.1 10.7 10.8 10.4 9.6 11.4 10.4 11.0 10.8 10.0
Clinton 10.7 9.9 10.1 10.0 10.8 10.5 9.9 10.7 11.0 10.5 10.6
Crawford 9.3 9.6 9.5 8.1 7.4 8.1 8.7 9.3 8.4 9.9 7.9
                       
Delta 9.4 10.9 9.0 10.7 9.8 9.7 11.1 9.9 9.3 9.6 9.3
Dickinson 10.0 8.8 8.6 9.5 9.5 10.6 9.2 9.1 11.2 9.7 10.4
Eaton 11.2 11.1 10.7 11.1 10.6 10.7 11.1 11.2 10.7 10.4 10.5
Emmet 10.0 9.6 9.4 10.0 9.1 9.0 9.1 9.4 8.6 8.6 8.3
Genesee 13.1 12.6 12.3 11.8 11.8 12.0 12.0 11.6 11.8 11.6 11.1
Gladwin 9.1 9.1 9.8 8.9 8.8 9.8 10.8 11.0 10.7 9.7 10.4
Gogebic 9.5 8.5 8.1 8.2 7.3 7.4 7.3 8.5 8.4 8.3 9.3
Grand Traverse 11.4 10.9 10.5 10.2 10.2 10.6 10.7 9.9 10.2 10.0 9.5
Gratiot 10.8 11.5 9.8 10.6 9.7 9.4 9.8 9.7 9.0 9.4 9.7
Hillsdale 12.1 11.5 11.9 11.8 10.8 12.5 12.2 11.1 12.4 11.6 11.5
                       
Houghton 11.1 11.1 11.7 9.9 10.6 10.1 9.9 10.3 9.8 10.2 10.5
Huron 9.1 9.4 10.9 8.3 8.9 9.3 8.5 9.7 10.3 10.0 8.3
Ingham 12.2 11.7 11.6 11.6 11.7 11.4 11.9 11.1 11.6 10.9 10.2
Ionia 12.8 11.8 11.9 11.7 11.4 11.7 11.2 11.6 11.2 11.1 10.8
Iosco 7.4 7.9 7.7 9.0 8.7 9.3 9.5 9.2 8.5 9.1 10.7
Iron 8.4 9.7 7.6 8.1 7.9 7.7 8.5 7.1 9.0 8.5 7.3
Isabella 11.1 10.3 9.6 9.5 8.7 9.4 10.0 9.6 8.9 9.6 8.8
Jackson 12.1 11.5 11.7 11.4 11.2 10.8 11.7 10.8 11.2 11.2 11.0
Kalamazoo 12.8 12.4 12.5 12.1 12.3 12.4 12.3 12.2 12.1 11.6 11.7
Kalkaska 11.3 11.4 10.4 9.0 11.6 9.7 9.7 10.6 9.7 10.2 10.4
                       
Kent 15.0 14.8 14.3 14.5 14.6 14.2 14.1 13.9 13.7 13.4 13.2
Keweenaw 9.9 11.3 5.6 9.9 7.7 7.4 10.0 6.9 9.5 6.2 5.2
Lake 8.9 9.1 6.8 8.7 8.6 8.4 7.7 9.7 9.0 10.2 7.7
Lapeer 9.7 9.7 9.2 9.6 9.3 9.1 9.6 9.0 9.1 8.9 9.5
Leelanau 7.8 8.2 7.5 8.0 7.6 8.2 7.2 8.2 7.9 8.1 6.6
Lenawee 11.3 10.7 10.2 11.2 10.2 10.9 10.9 10.3 10.7 9.9 10.3
Livingston 9.9 9.5 9.7 9.5 9.5 9.4 9.8 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.1
Luce 10.5 9.2 9.7 8.7 8.5 6.6 9.0 7.5 6.8 9.4 8.8
Mackinac 6.7 7.3 8.7 6.9 6.2 8.6 8.1 7.7 7.9 7.6 8.5
Macomb 11.6 11.1 10.8 10.7 10.7 11.0 10.8 10.9 10.9 10.6 10.5
                       
Manistee 8.9 8.1 8.1 6.6 8.3 7.1 7.4 7.9 10.1 8.6 7.9
Marquette 9.6 10.4 9.6 9.5 10.3 8.9 9.4 9.2 10.1 8.8 8.7
Mason 11.5 10.2 11.0 9.1 10.7 9.5 10.8 11.0 9.7 10.4 8.7
Mecosta 10.4 10.8 9.9 9.3 10.3 9.6 9.9 10.0 9.4 9.5 10.0
Menominee 9.4 9.2 7.8 8.1 8.2 9.2 9.4 8.8 8.5 7.8 8.0
Midland 9.9 10.4 10.2 10.8 9.9 10.0 10.6 10.3 10.0 10.4 10.4
Missaukee 10.5 12.2 10.7 11.1 13.2 10.8 13.1 11.4 12.4 12.7 12.2
Monroe 11.0 11.4 10.5 10.5 10.1 10.3 10.3 9.4 10.3 10.1 9.9
Montcalm 12.5 11.2 12.0 11.3 11.5 11.7 11.0 11.2 11.4 11.3 11.2
Montmorency 7.1 7.4 6.1 6.4 7.8 6.0 6.6 8.6 6.9 7.4 8.3
                       
Muskegon 13.7 13.2 12.6 12.7 12.2 12.4 12.1 12.1 12.3 12.2 11.8
Newaygo 12.1 11.5 11.2 11.7 11.4 11.3 12.1 10.9 11.5 11.2 10.8
Oakland 11.5 11.1 10.9 11.0 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9 11.0 10.5 10.4
Oceana 14.6 12.5 13.3 12.1 12.3 10.6 11.4 11.9 11.6 9.9 10.5
Ogemaw 9.5 9.2 8.9 9.2 9.1 8.3 9.9 8.0 9.5 9.7 8.5
Ontonagon 4.5 7.2 5.6 5.3 4.7 4.4 3.9 5.3 5.8 5.3 4.1
Osceola 12.6 12.3 11.0 12.4 12.3 11.2 11.6 10.6 10.2 11.5 12.5
Oscoda 9.4 9.4 8.4 9.2 11.7 8.0 10.2 12.6 12.6 9.4 12.1
Otsego 11.6 10.3 11.1 10.8 9.6 9.5 10.6 10.8 10.0 10.4 9.5
Ottawa 13.2 12.4 12.8 12.6 12.3 12.3 12.2 11.7 12.1 11.4 10.8
                       
Presque Isle 6.6 7.0 7.4 6.3 7.2 6.7 7.5 7.5 7.8 7.9 7.7
Roscommon 7.1 7.1 6.7 8.0 7.1 7.0 6.7 7.0 6.8 6.8 6.1
Saginaw 12.2 12.1 11.5 11.4 11.8 11.6 11.6 11.7 11.4 11.7 11.5
St. Clair 10.9 10.9 10.0 10.4 9.7 9.6 10.0 9.5 9.9 9.2 9.7
St. Joseph 14.6 13.1 13.6 14.5 12.0 14.0 13.5 13.0 12.5 12.3 12.7
Sanilac 10.9 11.1 11.2 10.1 10.4 10.8 10.6 10.7 10.5 10.5 9.5
Schoolcraft 9.1 7.8 7.9 8.3 9.1 8.0 7.8 6.7 8.6 8.8 8.6
Shiawassee 10.7 10.0 10.0 10.3 10.2 10.6 10.3 10.0 10.6 9.8 10.0
Tuscola 10.3 10.2 9.6 9.5 10.1 10.1 10.8 10.4 10.1 10.5 10.6
Van Buren 12.7 13.0 12.5 12.3 12.6 12.0 11.6 11.8 11.3 11.5 10.3
                       
Washtenaw 11.3 11.1 11.1 10.9 10.6 10.3 10.4 10.3 10.1 9.7 9.5
Wayne 13.8 13.4 13.3 13.2 12.9 13.3 13.2 13.4 13.2 13.3 13.1
 Detroit City 15.7 15.3 15.3 14.7 14.5 14.8 14.5 15.0 14.5 14.8 14.6
 Wayne Excluding Detroit 12.5 12.1 12.0 12.2 11.9 12.4 12.5 12.3 12.5 12.4 12.2
Wexford 13.8 12.1 13.2 13.1 11.2 13.3 12.5 12.7 11.5 11.2 11.1

 

Note: Crude birth rates are live births per 1,000 resident population.

Sources: 2008 - 2018 Michigan Residents Birth 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 .