Number of Live Births by Characteristics of Labor and Delivery,
By Race and Ancestry of Mother,
Michigan Residents, 2018

Characteristics of Labor and Delivery Race Ancestry
All Races White Black American
Indian
Asian &
Pacific
Islander
All Other Races Hispanic Arab
Induction of labor 28,145 21,667 4,567 161 991 676 1,718 1,174
Augmentation of labor 25,260 18,925 4,276 139 1,074 767 1,897 1,370
Non-vertex presentation 2,286 1,842 289 7 88 55 138 91
Steroids received for fetal lung maturation 3,787 2,807 736 33 113 91 239 107
Antibiotics received by mother during labor 27,626 20,101 5,398 142 1,289 633 1,733 1,384
Clinical chorioamnionitis diagnosed during labor 1,443 968 290 5 131 47 111 91
Meconium staining moderate/heavy 6,498 4,269 1,669 42 291 187 431 350
Fetal intolerance of labor 6,729 4,710 1,448 34 298 222 490 396
Epidural or spinal anesthesia during labor 78,290 57,058 15,172 375 3,512 1,950 4,978 3,573
None of the above 18,679 13,548 3,797 166 575 519 1,407 873
Total Live Births 110,093 80,003 21,643 627 4,545 2,927 7,421 5,210

 

Source:

2018 Michigan Resident Birth Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.