Child deaths ages 1 to 14 in Michigan

Change Indicator

Why This Indicator Matters

Child and teen death rates from all causes, such as accidents, illnesses, homicide and suicide, can reveal underlying issues and inequities within communities, such as neighborhood safety, access to healthcare or exposure to environmental toxins.
show more

Child deaths ages 1 to 14

Data Provided By
Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: The three-year average number of deaths for children ages 1 to 14 and the rate per 100,000 children ages 1 to 14. An "S" is listed for the rate when the count is fewer than an average of 2 for the three-year period. Rates are suppressed for small counts to maintain reliability. 

Data Source: Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics.

Footnotes: County-level data and data for the cities of Detroit and Flint were corrected for 2008-2015 on 2/5/2019.

NA: Not Available; S: Data Suppressed.