Table 9
Number and Age-Adjusted Rate of COVID‐19 Deaths
by Sex and Local Health Department,
Michigan Residents, 2020

County Deaths Age-Adjusted Rate
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Michigan 11,362 6,191 5,171 86.5 ±1.6 109.8 ±2.8 68.1 ±1.9
Allegan County Health Department 72 43 29 49.7 ±11.6 69.0 ±21.3 35.8 ±13.1
Barry-Eaton District Health Department 129 70 59 54.9 ±9.6 67.3 ±16.2 43.6 ±11.2
Berrien County Health Department 166 87 79 70.5 ±10.9 87.6 ±18.6 56.4 ±12.8
Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Health Department 188 114 74 89.1 ±12.9 118.2 ±22.3 63.0 ±14.5
Calhoun County Health Department 157 88 69 87.1 ±13.9 110.6 ±23.6 67.8 ±16.6
Central Michigan District Health Department 171 102 69 62.8 ±9.6 80.8 ±16.0 49.5 ±12.3
Chippewa County Health Department 22 18 4 40.8 ±17.1 *   *  
City of Detroit Health Department 1,571 841 730 215.0 ±10.8 280.0 ±19.3 167.3 ±12.4
Public Health Delta & Menominee Counties 82 40 42 73.5 ±16.3 84.9 ±26.5 65.8 ±21.3
Dickinson-Iron District Health Department 95 46 49 124.1 ±25.5 141.6 ±40.7 114.0 ±33.9
District Health Department #10 170 93 77 43.0 ±6.6 53.6 ±11.3 33.6 ±7.6
District Health Department #2 104 59 45 78.9 ±15.8 90.8 ±23.8 67.3 ±21.2
District Health Department #4 86 50 36 55.3 ±11.8 71.1 ±20.1 42.1 ±13.8
Genesee County Health Department 496 286 210 90.7 ±8.1 123.2 ±14.5 66.3 ±9.1
Grand Traverse County Health Department 36 20 16 25.5 ±8.5 35.0 ±15.6 *  
Ingham County Health Department 147 85 62 49.6 ±8.1 70.4 ±15.3 34.0 ±8.6
Ionia County Health Department 31 23 8 40.3 ±14.5 61.6 ±26.0 *  
Jackson County Health Department 175 105 70 80.8 ±12.1 109.8 ±21.3 56.7 ±13.4
Kalamazoo County Human Services Department 185 98 87 58.9 ±8.6 77.2 ±15.5 44.7 ±9.6
Kent County Health Department 441 239 202 61.8 ±5.8 79.7 ±10.3 47.6 ±6.7
Lapeer County Health Department 96 55 41 82.3 ±16.8 104.2 ±28.7 65.3 ±20.5
Lenawee County Health Department 70 37 33 50.6 ±12.0 60.8 ±20.0 43.3 ±15.4
Livingston County Health Department 82 49 33 34.6 ±7.6 47.3 ±13.6 24.4 ±8.4
Luce-Mackinac-Alger-Schoolcraft Health Department 7 1 6 *   *   *  
Macomb County Health Department 1,408 785 623 121.0 ±6.4 161.8 ±11.5 90.8 ±7.3
Marquette County Health Department 44 22 22 48.1 ±14.6 51.0 ±21.7 46.5 ±20.3
Mid-Michigan District Health Department 173 99 74 70.7 ±10.6 93.3 ±18.6 54.7 ±12.7
Midland County Health Department 38 23 15 31.0 ±9.9 43.8 ±18.1 *  
Monroe County Health Department 120 59 61 58.6 ±10.6 70.1 ±18.2 50.0 ±12.7
Muskegon County Health Department 246 140 106 110.2 ±13.9 144.3 ±24.4 81.1 ±15.6
Oakland County Health Department 1,401 760 641 84.9 ±4.5 111.8 ±8.0 65.2 ±5.1
Ottawa County Health Department 220 120 100 64.5 ±8.6 83.4 ±15.0 49.4 ±9.8
Bay County Health Department 147 66 81 87.8 ±14.2 97.5 ±23.8 81.6 ±18.2
Saginaw County Health Department 327 169 158 116.9 ±12.9 146.0 ±22.3 94.1 ±15.1
Shiawassee County Health Department 49 23 26 50.9 ±14.4 55.4 ±23.1 46.6 ±17.9
St. Clair County Health Department 155 85 70 69.0 ±11.1 84.8 ±18.5 56.2 ±13.6
Van Buren-Cass County Health Department 157 86 71 93.0 ±14.7 109.5 ±23.9 75.1 ±17.6
Washtenaw County Health Department 182 99 83 47.1 ±6.9 60.8 ±12.2 36.3 ±7.9
Wayne County Health Department 1,505 797 708 108.0 ±5.5 135.6 ±9.6 87.0 ±6.5
Benzie-Leelanau District Health Department 32 13 19 41.2 ±15.0 *   *  
Northwest Michigan Community Health Agency 68 36 32 36.0 ±8.6 42.8 ±14.3 31.0 ±10.8
Western Upper Peninsula District Health Department 113 57 56 99.5 ±18.4 118.4 ±30.8 83.4 ±22.0
Tuscola County Health Department 90 50 40 113.9 ±23.9 145.1 ±40.7 92.4 ±29.8
Huron County Health Department 46 27 19 77.4 ±23.0 102.0 ±39.3 *  
Sanilac County Health Department 62 26 36 95.0 ±23.9 82.2 ±31.9 104.5 ±34.7
           

Note: Age-adjusted death rates are based on age-specific death rates per 100,000 population in specified group. Age-adjusted death rates are computed by the direct method, using as the standard population the age distribution of the total population of the United States as projected for the year 2000. 

Asterisk (*) indicates that data do not meet standards of reliability or precision.

COVID‐19 deaths were classified using ICD-10 U07.1 or U07.2 as the underlying cause of death.

Table generated October 27, 2021.


Source: 2020 Michigan Resident Death File, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.