2015 DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH OF DEATH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 90,028 100.0 8,758 9.7 7,669 8.5 8,162 9.1 7,227 8.0 7,260 8.1 7,059 7.8 7,177 8.0 7,056 7.8 6,993 7.8 7,468 8.3 7,373 8.2 7,826 8.7
PLACE OF DEATH: 26,120 29.0 2,708 10.4 2,226 8.5 2,420 9.3 2,156 8.3 2,051 7.9 2,063 7.9 2,055 7.9 1,966 7.5 1,938 7.4 2,089 8.0 2,072 7.9 2,376 9.1
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 4,424 4.9 442 10.0 402 9.1 405 9.2 360 8.1 380 8.6 342 7.7 319 7.2 380 8.6 323 7.3 361 8.2 348 7.9 362 8.2
Dead on Arrival 635 0.7 50 7.9 53 8.3 63 9.9 56 8.8 59 9.3 51 8.0 46 7.2 46 7.2 42 6.6 51 8.0 53 8.3 65 10.2
Decedent's Home 24,955 27.7 2,187 8.8 2,069 8.3 2,180 8.7 2,022 8.1 2,075 8.3 1,977 7.9 1,946 7.8 2,039 8.2 2,008 8.0 2,142 8.6 2,136 8.6 2,174 8.7
Hospice Facility 13,950 15.5 1,337 9.6 1,131 8.1 1,263 9.1 1,131 8.1 1,129 8.1 1,113 8.0 1,154 8.3 1,091 7.8 1,104 7.9 1,184 8.5 1,117 8.0 1,196 8.6
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 15,237 16.9 1,638 10.8 1,432 9.4 1,442 9.5 1,136 7.5 1,191 7.8 1,127 7.4 1,236 8.1 1,147 7.5 1,174 7.7 1,235 8.1 1,230 8.1 1,249 8.2
Other 4,565 5.1 380 8.3 340 7.4 372 8.1 358 7.8 369 8.1 379 8.3 415 9.1 374 8.2 395 8.7 397 8.7 403 8.8 383 8.4
Unknown 142 0.2 16 11.3 16 11.3 17 12.0 8 5.6 6 4.2 7 4.9 6 4.2 13 9.2 9 6.3 9 6.3 14 9.9 21 14.8

*Data include deaths occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics