Table 1
Number and Age-Adjusted Rate of COVID‐19 Deaths
by Sex and Race or Hispanic Ancestry,
Michigan Residents, 2020
Race Deaths Age-Adjusted Rate
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All Races 11,362 6,191 5,171 86.5 ±1.6 109.8 ±2.8 68.1 ±1.9
White 7,938 4,290 3,648 69.2 ±1.5 87.8 ±2.7 54.6 ±1.8
Black 2,966 1,610 1,356 207.3 ±7.6 277.0 ±13.9 158.6 ±8.6
Asian & Pacific Islander 169 101 68 65.5 ±10.1 87.8 ±17.8 47.9 ±11.6
Native American 54 34 20 71.6 ±20.1 103.9 ±37.7 46.7 ±21.3
Hispanic Ancestry 378 236 142 131.2 ±13.9 170.8 ±23.5 95.5 ±16.1
           

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 25, 2021.


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