Median Duration of Marriage at Time of Dissolution
by Number of Previous Marriages of Males and Females,
Divorces and Annulments Occurring in Michigan, 2020

Number of
Previous
Marriages
Males Females
Number Percent Median Number Percent Median
Total 20,576 100.0% 9 years 4 months 20,940 100.0% 9 years 3 months
0 13,543 65.8% 10 years 2 months 13,767 65.7% 10 years 3 months
1 4,343 21.1% 8 years 0 months 4,454 21.3% 8 years 0 months
2 1,174 5.7% 7 years 3 months 1,207 5.8% 6 years 7 months
3 291 1.4% 6 years 2 months 324 1.5% 5 years 9 months
4 + 29 0.1% 7 years 7 months 126 0.6% 4 years 8 months
Unknown 1,047 5.1% 9 years 5 months 978 4.7% 9 years 0 month

Source: 2020 Michigan Occurrence Divorce Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.