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Social Characteristics of Michigan

Michigan Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    3,827,880
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    2,501,059
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    65.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    1,059,958
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    27.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    1,837,497
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    48.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    699,571
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    18.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    173,222
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    86,069
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    490,340
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    12.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    274,318
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    7.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    1,326,821
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    34.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    1,106,226
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    28.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    412,237
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    1,170,039
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    30.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    1,023,315
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    26.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.52
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.12
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    9,661,765
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    3,827,880
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    39.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    1,837,031
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    19.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    2,940,410
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    30.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    523,556
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    532,888
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    224,507
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    3,903,030
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    1,385,209
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    35.5%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,950,087
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    50.0%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    48,675
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.2%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    106,963
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    412,096
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    10.6%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    4,127,252
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    1,214,440
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    29.4%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,935,716
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    46.9%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    67,715
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    392,387
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    516,994
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    12.5%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    122,603
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    48,223
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    39.3%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    37
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    53
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    19
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    99
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    22
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    177,144
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    68,151
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    38.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    15,536
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    17,508
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    11,508
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    23,599
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    13.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    68,151
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    43,170
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    63.3%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    45,540
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    66.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    2,647,203
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    142,898
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    129,295
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    1,019,754
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    38.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    559,335
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    21.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    795,921
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    30.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    6,619,834
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    219,319
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    490,686
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    1,997,619
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    30.2%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    1,583,140
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    23.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    580,404
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    1,068,984
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    16.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    679,682
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    10.3%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    89.3%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    26.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    7,610,960
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    648,273
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    9,777,157
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    1,362,413
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    2,270,569
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    112,354
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    6,103,278
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    739,703
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    12.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    1,403,310
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    510,356
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    36.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    9,778,261
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    8,336,378
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    85.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    1,396,635
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    891,200
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    505,435
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    369,781
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    3.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    135,654
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    45,248
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    9,889,024
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    9,278,502
  • Percentage of Native persons
    93.8%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    9,212,248
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    93.2%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    7,583,143
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    76.7%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    1,629,105
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    16.5%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    66,254
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    610,522
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    610,522
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    308,236
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    50.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    302,286
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    49.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    676,776
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    66,254
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    66254%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    4,426
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    6.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    61,828
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    93.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    610,522
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    66,748
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    543,774
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    89.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    610,515
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    135,112
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    22.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    290,215
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    47.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    26,278
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    2,195
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    116,911
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    19.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    39,804
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    9,310,047
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    8,464,978
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    90.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    845,069
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    9.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    302,277
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    268,162
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    93,487
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    270,065
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    2.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    81,713
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    138,265
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    58,692
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    168,577
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    68,385
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    9,889,024
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    591,476
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    168,478
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    1.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    47,015
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    37,176
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    471,914
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    920,703
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    9.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    433,346
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    159,726
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    2,067,324
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    20.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    43,792
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    94,473
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    1,096,349
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    11.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    466,685
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    28,116
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    75,720
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    853,166
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    6,344
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    71,860
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    70,500
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    219,197
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    25,599
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    57,046
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    150,578
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    23,276
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    38,658
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    46,233
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    14,581
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.