Number of Live Births by Method of Delivery and Obstetric Procedures
by Age of Mother,
Michigan Residents, 2020

Method of Delivery or
Obstetric Procedures
Age of Mother
All Ages Under 20 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40 Plus
Method of Delivery
             
Fetal presentation at birth              
Cephalic 97,900 4,056 18,222 30,452 29,643 12,869 2,636
Breech 4,062 96 581 1,124 1,399 697 165
Other 1,947 73 340 562 606 291 71
Final route and method of delivery              
Vaginal/Spontaneous 67,569 3,218 13,585 21,393 19,825 8,015 1,511
Vaginal/Forceps 427 20 76 136 134 53 8
Vaginal/Vacuum 2,353 142 471 781 688 232 38
Cesarean 33,774 853 5,055 9,891 11,064 5,586 1,321
Cesarean/trial of labor attempted 10,482 494 2,160 3,202 2,980 1,311 334
Obstetric Procedures
             
Cervical cerclage 304 10 51 85 95 48 15
Tocolysis 323 14 54 107 91 44 13
External Cephalic Version 224 2 31 56 82 43 10
Successful 91 1 10 24 32 21 3
Failure 133 1 21 32 50 22 7
Total Live Births 104,149 4,233 19,190 32,211 31,716 13,891 2,879

 

Notes: Records with age not stated are included only in the 'All Ages' column. Sum of births with any one maternal morbidity does not equal the sum of all morbidity because any one mother may have multiple morbidity.
Source:

2020 Michigan Resident Birth Files, Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.