Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Race,
Michigan Occurrences, January 1, 2023— December 31, 2023P

Race/Ancestry1
COVID-19
Deaths2
Percent of Total
COVID-19 Cases
Deaths from
All Causes
Pneumonia3
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-194
Influenza
Deaths5
Total 2,549 100.0% 101,465 5,270 818 168
White 2,224 87.2% 83,011 4,276 705 136
Black 244 9.6% 14,114 768 86 20
Native American 12 0.5% 415 21 4 4
Asian & Pacific Islander 18 0.7% 1,029 66 7 3
Hispanic 38 1.5% 2,147 102 12 3

Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Race,
Michigan Occurrences, 2022

Race/Ancestry
COVID-19
Deaths
COVID-19
Death Rates6
Percent of Total
COVID-19 Cases
Deaths from
All Causes
Pneumonia
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-19
Influenza
Deaths
Total 8,154 81.6 100.0% 109,053 8,185 3,442 213
White 6,527 86.1 80.0% 88,478 6,527 2,687 168
Black 1,195 81.2 14.7% 15,903 1,264 557 35
Native American 47 64.0 0.6% 470 44 26
Asian & Pacific Islander 114 31.1 1.4% 1,108 92 52 2
Hispanic 218 38.8 2.7% 2,287 192 101 7

Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Race,
Michigan Occurrences, 2021

Race/Ancestry
COVID-19
Deaths
COVID-19
Death Rates6
Percent of Total
COVID-19 Cases
Deaths from
All Causes
Pneumonia
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-19
Influenza
Deaths
Total 15,019 150.3 100.0% 116,064 13,113 8,411 26
White 11,819 156.0 78.7% 94,125 10,306 6,535 23
Black 2,256 153.3 15.0% 17,313 2,050 1,281 1
Native American 120 163.5 0.8% 680 106 74
Asian & Pacific Islander 186 50.8 1.2% 1,139 164 117 1
Hispanic 618 110.1 4.1% 2,683 478 398 1



Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Race,
Michigan Occurrences, 2020

Race/Ancestry
COVID-19
Deaths
COVID-19
Death Rates6
Percent of Total
COVID-19 Cases
Deaths from
All Causes
Pneumonia
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-19
Influenza
Deaths
Total 12,622 126.3 100.0% 115,574 11,596 6,234 284
White 8,630 113.6 68.4% 92,454 8,399 4,139 228
Black 3,302 222.9 26.2% 18,839 2,604 1,694 44
Native American 55 76.5 0.4% 606 56 29 3
Asian & Pacific Islander 179 48.8 1.4% 1,106 163 106 4
Hispanic 424 76.9 3.4% 2,372 342 248 5

Notes:

PDeaths reported to the Michigan Vital Records office may be delayed by 7 days. Verifying the cause of death, and processing the records from administrative records may further delay the reports of deaths for statistical purposes. The deaths shown in the deaths columns will be lower than the actual year-to-date total.

Most deaths occurring between December 23, 2023 and December 31, 2023 do not have a coded cause of death.

1White, Black, Native American, Asian and Pacific Islander without mention of Hispanic ancestry.

2COVID-19 deaths are those deaths coded as ICD-10 U07.1 as an underlying or related cause of death.

3Pneumonia deaths are those deaths coded ICD-10 codes J12.0-J18.9 as an underlying cause of death or a related cause of death, but excluding any mention of flu.

4The decedent was reported as having pneumonia and COVID-19 simulataneously.

5Influenza deaths are coded as J09-J11.

6Rates are per 100,000. A crude rate is displayed in the first line.

Source: Michigan 2020-2023 Death File, Extracted December 31, 2023. Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.