Change Indicator

Child and teen deaths ages 1 to 19 in Michigan

Child and teen deaths ages 1 to 19

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

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.
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Definition and Source



The three-year average number of deaths to children and teens ages 1 to 19. The rate is the number per 100,000 population ages 1 to 19. An "S" indicates the three-year average count was fewer than 2, so no rate is listed. Rates are suppressed to maintain reliability.

Data Source

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


Data for counties and the cities of Detroit and Flint were corrected for 2008-2015 on 2/5/2019.

Data for 2016 were revised on 2/25/2019.

NA: Not Available; S: Data Suppressed.

Last Updated

February 2023