2016 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 91,354 100.0 8,357 9.1 7,664 8.4 8,099 8.9 7,451 8.2 7,494 8.2 7,056 7.7 7,271 8.0 7,194 7.9 7,080 7.8 7,723 8.5 7,663 8.4 8,302 9.1
PLACE OF DEATH: 25,608 28.0 2,589 10.1 2,157 8.4 2,290 8.9 2,078 8.1 2,059 8.0 1,925 7.5 2,011 7.9 1,912 7.5 1,933 7.5 2,173 8.5 2,101 8.2 2,380 9.3
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 4,268 4.7 389 9.1 356 8.3 394 9.2 349 8.2 360 8.4 346 8.1 354 8.3 310 7.3 302 7.1 378 8.9 364 8.5 366 8.6
Dead on Arrival 691 0.8 63 9.1 52 7.5 57 8.2 51 7.4 74 10.7 51 7.4 54 7.8 66 9.6 64 9.3 56 8.1 43 6.2 60 8.7
Decedent's Home 26,029 28.5 2,275 8.7 2,243 8.6 2,261 8.7 2,118 8.1 2,121 8.1 2,038 7.8 2,066 7.9 2,091 8.0 2,086 8.0 2,215 8.5 2,181 8.4 2,334 9.0
Hospice Facility 14,278 15.6 1,217 8.5 1,207 8.5 1,294 9.1 1,169 8.2 1,216 8.5 1,098 7.7 1,167 8.2 1,162 8.1 1,109 7.8 1,138 8.0 1,201 8.4 1,300 9.1
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 15,284 16.7 1,402 9.2 1,286 8.4 1,367 8.9 1,247 8.2 1,251 8.2 1,153 7.5 1,166 7.6 1,219 8.0 1,181 7.7 1,280 8.4 1,314 8.6 1,418 9.3
Other 5,041 5.5 405 8.0 349 6.9 414 8.2 425 8.4 403 8.0 434 8.6 443 8.8 420 8.3 394 7.8 473 9.4 449 8.9 432 8.6
Unknown 155 0.2 17 11.0 14 9.0 22 14.2 14 9.0 10 6.5 11 7.1 10 6.5 14 9.0 11 7.1 10 6.5 10 6.5 12 7.7

*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