2016 DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY COUNTY 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
COUNTY OF DEATH: 1,611 1.8 155 9.6 155 9.6 135 8.4 148 9.2 124 7.7 131 8.1 113 7.0 122 7.6 115 7.1 137 8.5 129 8.0 147 9.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 190 0.2 25 13.2 14 7.4 16 8.4 9 4.7 15 7.9 13 6.8 21 11.1 22 11.6 14 7.4 11 5.8 11 5.8 19 10.0
ALLEGHANY 114 0.1 15 13.2 6 5.3 5 4.4 8 7.0 12 10.5 9 7.9 10 8.8 13 11.4 4 3.5 8 7.0 9 7.9 15 13.2
ANSON 176 0.2 9 5.1 13 7.4 26 14.8 14 8.0 10 5.7 15 8.5 12 6.8 10 5.7 19 10.8 14 8.0 17 9.7 17 9.7
ASHE 245 0.3 20 8.2 26 10.6 15 6.1 22 9.0 25 10.2 28 11.4 21 8.6 22 9.0 13 5.3 15 6.1 22 9.0 16 6.5
AVERY 178 0.2 19 10.7 12 6.7 11 6.2 17 9.6 17 9.6 16 9.0 14 7.9 12 6.7 13 7.3 9 5.1 15 8.4 23 12.9
BEAUFORT 451 0.5 35 7.8 31 6.9 37 8.2 41 9.1 30 6.7 35 7.8 43 9.5 34 7.5 36 8.0 41 9.1 45 10.0 43 9.5
BERTIE 179 0.2 16 8.9 16 8.9 19 10.6 15 8.4 19 10.6 13 7.3 9 5.0 19 10.6 14 7.8 18 10.1 8 4.5 13 7.3
BLADEN 229 0.3 17 7.4 19 8.3 17 7.4 25 10.9 16 7.0 17 7.4 16 7.0 21 9.2 18 7.9 22 9.6 13 5.7 28 12.2
BRUNSWICK 987 1.1 83 8.4 85 8.6 87 8.8 79 8.0 83 8.4 85 8.6 78 7.9 86 8.7 78 7.9 70 7.1 83 8.4 90 9.1
BUNCOMBE 3,579 3.9 311 8.7 301 8.4 301 8.4 292 8.2 301 8.4 272 7.6 317 8.9 270 7.5 284 7.9 326 9.1 280 7.8 324 9.1
BURKE 893 1.0 72 8.1 83 9.3 93 10.4 63 7.1 87 9.7 68 7.6 67 7.5 52 5.8 82 9.2 77 8.6 72 8.1 77 8.6
CABARRUS 1,781 1.9 160 9.0 160 9.0 163 9.2 146 8.2 158 8.9 122 6.9 139 7.8 141 7.9 139 7.8 144 8.1 155 8.7 154 8.6
CALDWELL 791 0.9 85 10.7 60 7.6 82 10.4 69 8.7 58 7.3 60 7.6 51 6.4 71 9.0 65 8.2 57 7.2 59 7.5 74 9.4
CAMDEN 46 0.1 5 10.9 4 8.7 2 4.3 3 6.5 4 8.7 2 4.3 6 13.0 3 6.5 4 8.7 3 6.5 5 10.9 5 10.9
CARTERET 810 0.9 66 8.1 81 10.0 70 8.6 67 8.3 67 8.3 76 9.4 72 8.9 68 8.4 55 6.8 68 8.4 57 7.0 63 7.8
CASWELL 149 0.2 13 8.7 6 4.0 13 8.7 18 12.1 16 10.7 12 8.1 14 9.4 13 8.7 14 9.4 15 10.1 5 3.4 10 6.7
CATAWBA 1,909 2.1 199 10.4 180 9.4 161 8.4 163 8.5 154 8.1 137 7.2 169 8.9 129 6.8 124 6.5 192 10.1 157 8.2 144 7.5
CHATHAM 479 0.5 49 10.2 38 7.9 42 8.8 41 8.6 35 7.3 34 7.1 28 5.8 43 9.0 40 8.4 45 9.4 38 7.9 46 9.6
CHEROKEE 264 0.3 23 8.7 26 9.8 22 8.3 24 9.1 20 7.6 22 8.3 18 6.8 16 6.1 22 8.3 14 5.3 22 8.3 35 13.3
CHOWAN 161 0.2 15 9.3 12 7.5 13 8.1 13 8.1 15 9.3 10 6.2 12 7.5 9 5.6 14 8.7 11 6.8 14 8.7 23 14.3
CLAY 82 0.1 6 7.3 3 3.7 8 9.8 7 8.5 11 13.4 7 8.5 4 4.9 5 6.1 4 4.9 7 8.5 10 12.2 10 12.2
CLEVELAND 1,203 1.3 92 7.6 111 9.2 112 9.3 105 8.7 95 7.9 87 7.2 100 8.3 105 8.7 100 8.3 101 8.4 88 7.3 107 8.9
COLUMBUS 633 0.7 53 8.4 46 7.3 61 9.6 48 7.6 62 9.8 58 9.2 54 8.5 51 8.1 49 7.7 48 7.6 55 8.7 48 7.6
CRAVEN 1,140 1.2 112 9.8 83 7.3 100 8.8 89 7.8 90 7.9 100 8.8 84 7.4 85 7.5 86 7.5 114 10.0 90 7.9 107 9.4
CUMBERLAND 2,587 2.8 246 9.5 206 8.0 237 9.2 232 9.0 202 7.8 201 7.8 206 8.0 193 7.5 187 7.2 218 8.4 234 9.0 225 8.7
CURRITUCK 153 0.2 14 9.2 14 9.2 7 4.6 7 4.6 13 8.5 13 8.5 7 4.6 23 15.0 15 9.8 14 9.2 11 7.2 15 9.8
DARE 274 0.3 31 11.3 21 7.7 18 6.6 18 6.6 19 6.9 29 10.6 20 7.3 30 10.9 17 6.2 23 8.4 27 9.9 21 7.7
DAVIDSON 1,223 1.3 97 7.9 114 9.3 88 7.2 100 8.2 99 8.1 96 7.8 102 8.3 88 7.2 89 7.3 115 9.4 114 9.3 121 9.9
DAVIE 246 0.3 23 9.3 20 8.1 21 8.5 13 5.3 13 5.3 24 9.8 19 7.7 17 6.9 25 10.2 18 7.3 24 9.8 29 11.8
DUPLIN 342 0.4 31 9.1 21 6.1 33 9.6 30 8.8 32 9.4 23 6.7 22 6.4 31 9.1 24 7.0 34 9.9 28 8.2 33 9.6
DURHAM 3,561 3.9 328 9.2 292 8.2 320 9.0 282 7.9 295 8.3 286 8.0 280 7.9 278 7.8 275 7.7 300 8.4 324 9.1 301 8.5
EDGECOMBE 456 0.5 53 11.6 41 9.0 48 10.5 31 6.8 37 8.1 45 9.9 33 7.2 32 7.0 27 5.9 41 9.0 32 7.0 36 7.9
FORSYTH 5,220 5.7 496 9.5 452 8.7 448 8.6 408 7.8 416 8.0 402 7.7 426 8.2 379 7.3 413 7.9 433 8.3 447 8.6 500 9.6
FRANKLIN 333 0.4 28 8.4 31 9.3 23 6.9 21 6.3 39 11.7 26 7.8 20 6.0 27 8.1 26 7.8 34 10.2 27 8.1 31 9.3
GASTON 2,161 2.4 228 10.6 164 7.6 203 9.4 171 7.9 196 9.1 168 7.8 159 7.4 166 7.7 143 6.6 185 8.6 185 8.6 193 8.9
GATES 73 0.1 10 13.7 10 13.7 10 13.7 3 4.1 8 11.0 2 2.7 6 8.2 5 6.8 3 4.1 6 8.2 4 5.5 6 8.2
GRAHAM 71 0.1 4 5.6 4 5.6 4 5.6 7 9.9 6 8.5 8 11.3 2 2.8 10 14.1 7 9.9 6 8.5 8 11.3 5 7.0
GRANVILLE 367 0.4 38 10.4 27 7.4 22 6.0 33 9.0 30 8.2 29 7.9 32 8.7 27 7.4 35 9.5 34 9.3 23 6.3 37 10.1
GREENE 138 0.2 12 8.7 8 5.8 12 8.7 8 5.8 10 7.2 12 8.7 18 13.0 12 8.7 16 11.6 15 10.9 10 7.2 5 3.6
GUILFORD 5,168 5.7 459 8.9 389 7.5 423 8.2 440 8.5 450 8.7 413 8.0 416 8.0 400 7.7 435 8.4 442 8.6 432 8.4 469 9.1
HALIFAX 471 0.5 35 7.4 42 8.9 43 9.1 37 7.9 39 8.3 32 6.8 30 6.4 37 7.9 35 7.4 47 10.0 45 9.6 49 10.4
HARNETT 674 0.7 61 9.1 38 5.6 58 8.6 66 9.8 42 6.2 61 9.1 37 5.5 62 9.2 44 6.5 64 9.5 77 11.4 64 9.5
HAYWOOD 650 0.7 54 8.3 42 6.5 56 8.6 62 9.5 62 9.5 46 7.1 70 10.8 54 8.3 53 8.2 41 6.3 50 7.7 60 9.2
HENDERSON 1,413 1.5 116 8.2 125 8.8 136 9.6 109 7.7 118 8.4 95 6.7 117 8.3 120 8.5 107 7.6 120 8.5 132 9.3 118 8.4
HERTFORD 247 0.3 29 11.7 19 7.7 21 8.5 16 6.5 20 8.1 18 7.3 17 6.9 22 8.9 22 8.9 26 10.5 18 7.3 19 7.7
HOKE 190 0.2 22 11.6 10 5.3 16 8.4 16 8.4 17 8.9 20 10.5 8 4.2 18 9.5 15 7.9 9 4.7 18 9.5 21 11.1
HYDE 52 0.1 7 13.5 4 7.7 1 1.9 7 13.5 4 7.7 8 15.4 6 11.5 4 7.7 3 5.8 4 7.7 1 1.9 3 5.8
IREDELL 1,483 1.6 133 9.0 111 7.5 134 9.0 138 9.3 124 8.4 99 6.7 130 8.8 122 8.2 99 6.7 125 8.4 140 9.4 128 8.6
JACKSON 348 0.4 38 10.9 26 7.5 31 8.9 21 6.0 26 7.5 23 6.6 36 10.3 27 7.8 27 7.8 30 8.6 28 8.0 35 10.1
JOHNSTON 1,273 1.4 117 9.2 104 8.2 124 9.7 91 7.1 100 7.9 87 6.8 106 8.3 111 8.7 106 8.3 117 9.2 109 8.6 101 7.9
JONES 70 0.1 6 8.6 7 10.0 5 7.1 4 5.7 7 10.0 6 8.6 8 11.4 6 8.6 5 7.1 5 7.1 6 8.6 5 7.1
LEE 498 0.5 35 7.0 36 7.2 55 11.0 38 7.6 46 9.2 37 7.4 39 7.8 36 7.2 36 7.2 47 9.4 43 8.6 50 10.0
LENOIR 555 0.6 56 10.1 53 9.5 51 9.2 39 7.0 47 8.5 42 7.6 43 7.7 30 5.4 34 6.1 42 7.6 56 10.1 62 11.2
LINCOLN 555 0.6 43 7.7 43 7.7 53 9.5 50 9.0 40 7.2 50 9.0 51 9.2 40 7.2 40 7.2 46 8.3 56 10.1 43 7.7
MCDOWELL 358 0.4 38 10.6 33 9.2 34 9.5 25 7.0 26 7.3 30 8.4 27 7.5 32 8.9 22 6.1 38 10.6 24 6.7 29 8.1
MACON 430 0.5 47 10.9 34 7.9 37 8.6 32 7.4 30 7.0 31 7.2 32 7.4 39 9.1 41 9.5 34 7.9 26 6.0 47 10.9
MADISON 149 0.2 10 6.7 9 6.0 8 5.4 18 12.1 19 12.8 16 10.7 7 4.7 13 8.7 10 6.7 14 9.4 13 8.7 12 8.1
MARTIN 220 0.2 15 6.8 17 7.7 30 13.6 17 7.7 16 7.3 19 8.6 12 5.5 23 10.5 17 7.7 17 7.7 14 6.4 23 10.5
MECKLENBURG 7,729 8.5 706 9.1 654 8.5 700 9.1 639 8.3 606 7.8 576 7.5 605 7.8 627 8.1 603 7.8 643 8.3 654 8.5 716 9.3
MITCHELL 201 0.2 19 9.5 12 6.0 15 7.5 17 8.5 16 8.0 24 11.9 17 8.5 21 10.4 13 6.5 13 6.5 17 8.5 17 8.5
MONTGOMERY 172 0.2 27 15.7 8 4.7 15 8.7 10 5.8 16 9.3 16 9.3 13 7.6 15 8.7 13 7.6 13 7.6 10 5.8 16 9.3
MOORE 1,472 1.6 137 9.3 128 8.7 145 9.9 103 7.0 128 8.7 88 6.0 119 8.1 112 7.6 110 7.5 128 8.7 108 7.3 166 11.3
NASH 995 1.1 95 9.5 89 8.9 80 8.0 80 8.0 85 8.5 72 7.2 67 6.7 103 10.4 73 7.3 82 8.2 84 8.4 85 8.5
NEW HANOVER 2,961 3.2 277 9.4 247 8.3 265 8.9 256 8.6 241 8.1 233 7.9 224 7.6 224 7.6 229 7.7 264 8.9 242 8.2 259 8.7
NORTHAMPTON 159 0.2 13 8.2 13 8.2 9 5.7 16 10.1 11 6.9 12 7.5 15 9.4 16 10.1 8 5.0 13 8.2 13 8.2 20 12.6
ONSLOW 812 0.9 69 8.5 65 8.0 78 9.6 76 9.4 47 5.8 69 8.5 56 6.9 70 8.6 64 7.9 79 9.7 66 8.1 73 9.0
ORANGE 1,537 1.7 135 8.8 129 8.4 141 9.2 117 7.6 134 8.7 124 8.1 116 7.5 107 7.0 126 8.2 129 8.4 133 8.7 146 9.5
PAMLICO 104 0.1 9 8.7 7 6.7 12 11.5 9 8.7 6 5.8 7 6.7 5 4.8 12 11.5 5 4.8 8 7.7 12 11.5 12 11.5
PASQUOTANK 494 0.5 47 9.5 43 8.7 45 9.1 47 9.5 43 8.7 28 5.7 36 7.3 37 7.5 47 9.5 33 6.7 38 7.7 50 10.1
PENDER 335 0.4 31 9.3 22 6.6 24 7.2 25 7.5 35 10.4 22 6.6 32 9.6 33 9.9 20 6.0 31 9.3 27 8.1 33 9.9
PERQUIMANS 79 0.1 2 2.5 7 8.9 6 7.6 4 5.1 10 12.7 8 10.1 11 13.9 4 5.1 9 11.4 6 7.6 5 6.3 7 8.9
PERSON 290 0.3 20 6.9 27 9.3 23 7.9 21 7.2 22 7.6 18 6.2 28 9.7 19 6.6 28 9.7 26 9.0 31 10.7 27 9.3
PITT 2,315 2.5 191 8.3 234 10.1 196 8.5 174 7.5 175 7.6 172 7.4 187 8.1 197 8.5 211 9.1 187 8.1 186 8.0 205 8.9
POLK 186 0.2 26 14.0 19 10.2 12 6.5 15 8.1 17 9.1 3 1.6 18 9.7 13 7.0 18 9.7 12 6.5 19 10.2 14 7.5
RANDOLPH 1,171 1.3 96 8.2 102 8.7 111 9.5 98 8.4 95 8.1 98 8.4 90 7.7 95 8.1 95 8.1 97 8.3 85 7.3 109 9.3
RICHMOND 491 0.5 49 10.0 53 10.8 35 7.1 40 8.1 43 8.8 32 6.5 40 8.1 32 6.5 41 8.4 43 8.8 39 7.9 44 9.0
ROBESON 1,236 1.4 120 9.7 91 7.4 115 9.3 97 7.8 112 9.1 104 8.4 104 8.4 98 7.9 97 7.8 100 8.1 103 8.3 95 7.7
ROCKINGHAM 991 1.1 88 8.9 85 8.6 71 7.2 72 7.3 87 8.8 69 7.0 88 8.9 97 9.8 82 8.3 73 7.4 77 7.8 102 10.3
ROWAN 1,515 1.7 139 9.2 118 7.8 147 9.7 127 8.4 126 8.3 105 6.9 115 7.6 133 8.8 115 7.6 99 6.5 150 9.9 141 9.3
RUTHERFORD 767 0.8 66 8.6 72 9.4 60 7.8 63 8.2 74 9.6 57 7.4 64 8.3 59 7.7 60 7.8 41 5.3 74 9.6 77 10.0
SAMPSON 452 0.5 35 7.7 42 9.3 40 8.8 38 8.4 35 7.7 37 8.2 48 10.6 36 8.0 30 6.6 41 9.1 32 7.1 38 8.4
SCOTLAND 475 0.5 38 8.0 53 11.2 42 8.8 38 8.0 42 8.8 34 7.2 33 6.9 45 9.5 28 5.9 37 7.8 36 7.6 49 10.3
STANLY 549 0.6 65 11.8 52 9.5 50 9.1 45 8.2 41 7.5 50 9.1 23 4.2 33 6.0 42 7.7 52 9.5 51 9.3 45 8.2
STOKES 312 0.3 34 10.9 25 8.0 33 10.6 29 9.3 24 7.7 25 8.0 20 6.4 14 4.5 19 6.1 22 7.1 35 11.2 32 10.3
SURRY 998 1.1 92 9.2 80 8.0 82 8.2 84 8.4 86 8.6 71 7.1 89 8.9 67 6.7 93 9.3 71 7.1 80 8.0 103 10.3
SWAIN 160 0.2 18 11.3 16 10.0 9 5.6 12 7.5 12 7.5 19 11.9 13 8.1 9 5.6 9 5.6 10 6.3 15 9.4 18 11.3
TRANSYLVANIA 372 0.4 29 7.8 40 10.8 31 8.3 30 8.1 22 5.9 20 5.4 35 9.4 39 10.5 32 8.6 42 11.3 24 6.5 28 7.5
TYRRELL 27 0.0 4 14.8 3 11.1 2 7.4 1 3.7 2 7.4 4 14.8 2 7.4 2 7.4 2 7.4 3 11.1 2 7.4 0 0.0
UNION 1,325 1.5 104 7.8 98 7.4 127 9.6 121 9.1 109 8.2 97 7.3 112 8.5 100 7.5 101 7.6 101 7.6 120 9.1 135 10.2
VANCE 506 0.6 47 9.3 49 9.7 42 8.3 43 8.5 40 7.9 42 8.3 38 7.5 38 7.5 37 7.3 51 10.1 41 8.1 38 7.5
WAKE 6,228 6.8 580 9.3 515 8.3 607 9.7 469 7.5 469 7.5 508 8.2 490 7.9 473 7.6 477 7.7 562 9.0 528 8.5 550 8.8
WARREN 158 0.2 16 10.1 15 9.5 17 10.8 15 9.5 14 8.9 12 7.6 14 8.9 15 9.5 12 7.6 10 6.3 6 3.8 12 7.6
WASHINGTON 110 0.1 14 12.7 10 9.1 9 8.2 4 3.6 8 7.3 8 7.3 8 7.3 7 6.4 18 16.4 5 4.5 5 4.5 14 12.7
WATAUGA 287 0.3 22 7.7 21 7.3 31 10.8 27 9.4 23 8.0 25 8.7 21 7.3 19 6.6 19 6.6 21 7.3 32 11.1 26 9.1
WAYNE 1,421 1.6 109 7.7 137 9.6 117 8.2 130 9.1 128 9.0 116 8.2 122 8.6 114 8.0 114 8.0 126 8.9 101 7.1 107 7.5
WILKES 603 0.7 58 9.6 54 9.0 44 7.3 48 8.0 59 9.8 53 8.8 49 8.1 47 7.8 42 7.0 48 8.0 51 8.5 50 8.3
WILSON 707 0.8 75 10.6 57 8.1 60 8.5 58 8.2 49 6.9 51 7.2 58 8.2 54 7.6 52 7.4 64 9.1 57 8.1 72 10.2
YADKIN 217 0.2 23 10.6 18 8.3 18 8.3 24 11.1 17 7.8 11 5.1 21 9.7 15 6.9 17 7.8 16 7.4 14 6.5 23 10.6
YANCEY 146 0.2 17 11.6 16 11.0 12 8.2 13 8.9 13 8.9 10 6.8 9 6.2 7 4.8 10 6.8 10 6.8 15 10.3 14 9.6

*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