YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 69,460 100.0 8,511 12.3 7,728 11.1 8,820 12.7 7,687 11.1 7,731 11.1 7,201 10.4 7,471 10.8 7,493 10.8 6,818 9.8
PLACE OF DEATH: 19,147 27.6 2,505 13.1 2,260 11.8 2,563 13.4 2,157 11.3 2,064 10.8 1,889 9.9 2,003 10.5 1,904 9.9 1,802 9.4
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 3,164 4.6 390 12.3 355 11.2 384 12.1 340 10.7 355 11.2 366 11.6 316 10.0 340 10.7 318 10.1
Dead on Arrival 412 0.6 51 12.4 47 11.4 49 11.9 38 9.2 54 13.1 49 11.9 37 9.0 55 13.3 32 7.8
Decedent's Home 19,910 28.7 2,350 11.8 2,133 10.7 2,440 12.3 2,164 10.9 2,354 11.8 2,079 10.4 2,208 11.1 2,238 11.2 1,944 9.8
Hospice Facility 10,951 15.8 1,270 11.6 1,162 10.6 1,357 12.4 1,239 11.3 1,213 11.1 1,131 10.3 1,201 11.0 1,236 11.3 1,142 10.4
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 11,792 17.0 1,466 12.4 1,327 11.3 1,593 13.5 1,278 10.8 1,236 10.5 1,258 10.7 1,247 10.6 1,238 10.5 1,149 9.7
Other 4,023 5.8 470 11.7 433 10.8 420 10.4 460 11.4 453 11.3 423 10.5 456 11.3 480 11.9 428 10.6
Unknown 61 0.1 9 14.8 11 18.0 14 23.0 11 18.0 2 3.3 6 9.8 3 4.9 2 3.3 3 4.9

* Data shown are provisional and include only events occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics