2015 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 89,130 100.0 47,544 53.3 37,456 42.0 659 0.7 1,280 1.4 114 0.1 1,973 2.2 104 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,683 1.9 1,004 59.7 623 37.0 9 0.5 34 2.0 0 0.0 12 0.7 1 0.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 404 0.5 261 64.6 139 34.4 2 0.5 2 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 132 0.1 84 63.6 34 25.8 4 3.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 7.6 0 0.0
ANSON 350 0.4 268 76.6 80 22.9 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
ASHE 350 0.4 235 67.1 103 29.4 4 1.1 4 1.1 3 0.9 1 0.3 0 0.0
AVERY 202 0.2 126 62.4 63 31.2 3 1.5 1 0.5 5 2.5 4 2.0 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 620 0.7 372 60.0 234 37.7 2 0.3 4 0.6 4 0.6 4 0.6 0 0.0
BERTIE 241 0.3 186 77.2 49 20.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.2 3 1.2 0 0.0
BLADEN 435 0.5 333 76.6 92 21.1 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.2 7 1.6 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,336 1.5 431 32.3 857 64.1 9 0.7 17 1.3 2 0.1 18 1.3 2 0.1
BUNCOMBE 2,659 3.0 1,119 42.1 1,447 54.4 35 1.3 23 0.9 0 0.0 32 1.2 3 0.1
BURKE 1,024 1.1 568 55.5 414 40.4 4 0.4 32 3.1 2 0.2 4 0.4 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,634 1.8 843 51.6 702 43.0 12 0.7 36 2.2 3 0.2 36 2.2 2 0.1
CALDWELL 932 1.0 509 54.6 396 42.5 3 0.3 17 1.8 0 0.0 6 0.6 1 0.1
CAMDEN 89 0.1 36 40.4 38 42.7 1 1.1 1 1.1 0 0.0 12 13.5 1 1.1
CARTERET 795 0.9 288 36.2 484 60.9 10 1.3 5 0.6 0 0.0 8 1.0 0 0.0
CASWELL 251 0.3 162 64.5 69 27.5 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 19 7.6 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,699 1.9 857 50.4 797 46.9 8 0.5 20 1.2 1 0.1 16 0.9 0 0.0
CHATHAM 658 0.7 316 48.0 315 47.9 7 1.1 5 0.8 1 0.2 14 2.1 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 362 0.4 179 49.4 156 43.1 1 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0 25 6.9 0 0.0
CHOWAN 197 0.2 113 57.4 74 37.6 2 1.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 7 3.6 0 0.0
CLAY 143 0.2 52 36.4 79 55.2 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 7.7 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,222 1.4 781 63.9 410 33.6 8 0.7 14 1.1 1 0.1 8 0.7 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 674 0.8 496 73.6 155 23.0 2 0.3 10 1.5 1 0.1 10 1.5 0 0.0
CRAVEN 1,090 1.2 476 43.7 557 51.1 6 0.6 36 3.3 1 0.1 12 1.1 2 0.2
CUMBERLAND 2,478 2.8 1,358 54.8 1,035 41.8 13 0.5 11 0.4 7 0.3 54 2.2 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 217 0.2 66 30.4 120 55.3 0 0.0 2 0.9 1 0.5 28 12.9 0 0.0
DARE 295 0.3 66 22.4 183 62.0 6 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 40 13.6 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,825 2.0 1,039 56.9 716 39.2 20 1.1 32 1.8 1 0.1 16 0.9 1 0.1
DAVIE 481 0.5 279 58.0 181 37.6 7 1.5 10 2.1 0 0.0 4 0.8 0 0.0
DUPLIN 581 0.7 445 76.6 122 21.0 3 0.5 7 1.2 1 0.2 3 0.5 0 0.0
DURHAM 1,995 2.2 984 49.3 919 46.1 15 0.8 15 0.8 0 0.0 60 3.0 2 0.1
EDGECOMBE 646 0.7 478 74.0 151 23.4 0 0.0 13 2.0 1 0.2 2 0.3 1 0.2
FORSYTH 3,356 3.8 1,649 49.1 1,523 45.4 50 1.5 74 2.2 1 0.0 53 1.6 6 0.2
FRANKLIN 549 0.6 300 54.6 226 41.2 1 0.2 10 1.8 0 0.0 12 2.2 0 0.0
GASTON 2,283 2.6 1,247 54.6 957 41.9 11 0.5 43 1.9 2 0.1 20 0.9 3 0.1
GATES 127 0.1 70 55.1 25 19.7 3 2.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 29 22.8 0 0.0
GRAHAM 95 0.1 65 68.4 28 29.5 1 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 0 0.0
GRANVILLE 521 0.6 337 64.7 169 32.4 1 0.2 6 1.2 0 0.0 8 1.5 0 0.0
GREENE 196 0.2 144 73.5 48 24.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 0.5
GUILFORD 4,290 4.8 2,102 49.0 2,000 46.6 38 0.9 80 1.9 5 0.1 62 1.4 3 0.1
HALIFAX 631 0.7 463 73.4 148 23.5 0 0.0 7 1.1 2 0.3 10 1.6 1 0.2
HARNETT 997 1.1 549 55.1 424 42.5 4 0.4 10 1.0 1 0.1 9 0.9 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 778 0.9 359 46.1 338 43.4 7 0.9 11 1.4 0 0.0 63 8.1 0 0.0
HENDERSON 1,458 1.6 476 32.6 904 62.0 21 1.4 22 1.5 1 0.1 30 2.1 4 0.3
HERTFORD 257 0.3 182 70.8 56 21.8 2 0.8 3 1.2 1 0.4 13 5.1 0 0.0
HOKE 300 0.3 184 61.3 108 36.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 7 2.3 0 0.0
HYDE 63 0.1 35 55.6 25 39.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 4.8 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,509 1.7 823 54.5 633 41.9 11 0.7 16 1.1 2 0.1 24 1.6 0 0.0
JACKSON 368 0.4 186 50.5 171 46.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 8 2.2 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,451 1.6 795 54.8 583 40.2 9 0.6 29 2.0 1 0.1 33 2.3 1 0.1
JONES 117 0.1 86 73.5 31 26.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 633 0.7 356 56.2 242 38.2 0 0.0 6 0.9 0 0.0 29 4.6 0 0.0
LENOIR 742 0.8 537 72.4 179 24.1 5 0.7 12 1.6 1 0.1 8 1.1 0 0.0
LINCOLN 842 0.9 463 55.0 352 41.8 10 1.2 8 1.0 0 0.0 8 1.0 1 0.1
MCDOWELL 495 0.6 298 60.2 179 36.2 2 0.4 9 1.8 0 0.0 7 1.4 0 0.0
MACON 436 0.5 152 34.9 247 56.7 9 2.1 4 0.9 0 0.0 24 5.5 0 0.0
MADISON 236 0.3 157 66.5 73 30.9 2 0.8 1 0.4 0 0.0 3 1.3 0 0.0
MARTIN 307 0.3 241 78.5 59 19.2 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.3 1 0.3
MECKLENBURG 6,005 6.7 2,646 44.1 3,008 50.1 46 0.8 59 1.0 22 0.4 174 2.9 50 0.8
MITCHELL 244 0.3 170 69.7 68 27.9 1 0.4 3 1.2 2 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 290 0.3 195 67.2 90 31.0 2 0.7 1 0.3 1 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0
MOORE 1,115 1.3 460 41.3 608 54.5 8 0.7 15 1.3 7 0.6 15 1.3 2 0.2
NASH 1,024 1.1 663 64.7 316 30.9 4 0.4 28 2.7 1 0.1 11 1.1 1 0.1
NEW HANOVER 1,927 2.2 729 37.8 1,126 58.4 21 1.1 18 0.9 1 0.1 31 1.6 1 0.1
NORTHAMPTON 279 0.3 204 73.1 65 23.3 0 0.0 3 1.1 1 0.4 5 1.8 1 0.4
ONSLOW 1,103 1.2 509 46.1 537 48.7 8 0.7 14 1.3 5 0.5 30 2.7 0 0.0
ORANGE 786 0.9 328 41.7 435 55.3 11 1.4 2 0.3 0 0.0 10 1.3 0 0.0
PAMLICO 173 0.2 86 49.7 85 49.1 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 419 0.5 217 51.8 147 35.1 5 1.2 4 1.0 1 0.2 45 10.7 0 0.0
PENDER 551 0.6 244 44.3 281 51.0 5 0.9 6 1.1 0 0.0 15 2.7 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 162 0.2 72 44.4 77 47.5 2 1.2 3 1.9 0 0.0 8 4.9 0 0.0
PERSON 430 0.5 284 66.0 133 30.9 5 1.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 7 1.6 0 0.0
PITT 1,293 1.5 783 60.6 445 34.4 16 1.2 32 2.5 0 0.0 14 1.1 3 0.2
POLK 289 0.3 91 31.5 166 57.4 3 1.0 3 1.0 0 0.0 26 9.0 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,502 1.7 885 58.9 556 37.0 17 1.1 28 1.9 0 0.0 16 1.1 0 0.0
RICHMOND 594 0.7 380 64.0 196 33.0 1 0.2 11 1.9 0 0.0 5 0.8 1 0.2
ROBESON 1,337 1.5 1,008 75.4 295 22.1 2 0.1 18 1.3 3 0.2 10 0.7 1 0.1
ROCKINGHAM 1,168 1.3 768 65.8 363 31.1 9 0.8 18 1.5 0 0.0 10 0.9 0 0.0
ROWAN 1,616 1.8 878 54.3 669 41.4 11 0.7 36 2.2 3 0.2 18 1.1 1 0.1
RUTHERFORD 889 1.0 497 55.9 376 42.3 4 0.4 2 0.2 0 0.0 9 1.0 1 0.1
SAMPSON 693 0.8 528 76.2 144 20.8 0 0.0 7 1.0 1 0.1 13 1.9 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 365 0.4 253 69.3 104 28.5 0 0.0 4 1.1 0 0.0 4 1.1 0 0.0
STANLY 731 0.8 465 63.6 257 35.2 3 0.4 3 0.4 2 0.3 1 0.1 0 0.0
STOKES 544 0.6 355 65.3 174 32.0 4 0.7 7 1.3 0 0.0 4 0.7 0 0.0
SURRY 910 1.0 618 67.9 262 28.8 8 0.9 15 1.6 0 0.0 6 0.7 1 0.1
SWAIN 181 0.2 104 57.5 75 41.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 397 0.4 149 37.5 233 58.7 4 1.0 2 0.5 0 0.0 8 2.0 1 0.3
TYRRELL 50 0.1 34 68.0 15 30.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.0 0 0.0
UNION 1,377 1.5 687 49.9 614 44.6 10 0.7 24 1.7 0 0.0 42 3.1 0 0.0
VANCE 500 0.6 362 72.4 124 24.8 2 0.4 4 0.8 0 0.0 8 1.6 0 0.0
WAKE 5,240 5.9 1,980 37.8 2,683 51.2 30 0.6 120 2.3 2 0.0 425 8.1 0 0.0
WARREN 250 0.3 183 73.2 61 24.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.4 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 160 0.2 117 73.1 39 24.4 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.9 0 0.0
WATAUGA 347 0.4 176 50.7 156 45.0 1 0.3 13 3.7 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,135 1.3 781 68.8 314 27.7 3 0.3 23 2.0 1 0.1 13 1.1 0 0.0
WILKES 817 0.9 552 67.6 220 26.9 7 0.9 31 3.8 0 0.0 7 0.9 0 0.0
WILSON 839 0.9 584 69.6 229 27.3 5 0.6 12 1.4 1 0.1 8 1.0 0 0.0
YADKIN 442 0.5 309 69.9 119 26.9 7 1.6 1 0.2 1 0.2 3 0.7 2 0.5
YANCEY 219 0.2 144 65.8 69 31.5 4 1.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 0 0.0

Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics