2015 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY AGE AND TOBACCO LISTED AS A CONTRIBUTING CAUSE OF DEATH (DECEDENTS AGES 18 & OVER)

  TOTAL TOBACCO CONTRIBUTING TO DEATH:
Unknown Not on Certificate No Probably Yes
# % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 87,795 100.0 36,500 41.6 6,556 7.5 32,647 37.2 5,268 6.0 6,824 7.8
AGE OF DECEDENT: 843 1.0 201 23.8 69 8.2 567 67.3 4 0.5 2 0.2
18-24
25-34 1,583 1.8 447 28.2 148 9.3 955 60.3 21 1.3 12 0.8
35-44 2,514 2.9 918 36.5 232 9.2 1,193 47.5 82 3.3 89 3.5
45-54 6,100 6.9 2,510 41.1 545 8.9 2,054 33.7 421 6.9 570 9.3
55-64 12,224 13.9 5,128 42.0 948 7.8 3,535 28.9 1,063 8.7 1,550 12.7
65-74 17,727 20.2 7,535 42.5 1,284 7.2 5,131 28.9 1,540 8.7 2,237 12.6
75-84 21,625 24.6 9,192 42.5 1,549 7.2 7,819 36.2 1,355 6.3 1,710 7.9
85+ 25,179 28.7 10,569 42.0 1,781 7.1 11,393 45.2 782 3.1 654 2.6

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