Number of Live Births by Method of Delivery and Obstetric Procedures
by Age of Mother,
Michigan Residents, 2019

Method of Delivery or
Obstetric Procedures
Age of Mother
All Ages Under 20 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40 Plus
Method of Delivery
             
Fetal presentation at birth              
Cephalic 101,575 4,601 19,484 32,225 29,605 12,945 2,694
Breech 4,346 134 615 1,270 1,439 725 160
Other 1,626 56 276 485 511 241 57
Final route and method of delivery              
Vaginal/Spontaneous 70,392 3,691 14,455 22,862 19,859 8,022 1,482
Vaginal/Forceps 413 16 59 161 123 41 13
Vaginal/Vacuum 2,573 143 553 805 736 274 61
Cesarean 34,506 955 5,373 10,259 10,925 5,625 1,365
Cesarean/trial of labor attempted 10,491 493 2,271 3,275 2,858 1,258 336
Obstetric Procedures
             
Cervical cerclage 218 4 29 56 72 47 10
Tocolysis 358 16 77 96 122 34 13
External Cephalic Version 220 5 22 61 77 46 9
Successful 93 - 9 25 33 19 7
Failure 127 5 13 36 44 27 2
Total Live Births 107,917 4,807 20,447 34,095 31,649 13,967 2,923

 

Notes: Records with age not stated are included only in the 'All Ages' column. Sum of births with any one maternal morbidity does not equal the sum of all morbidity because any one mother may have multiple morbidity.
Source:

2019 Michigan Resident Birth Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.