YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 92,419 100.0 8,511 9.2 7,729 8.4 8,822 9.5 7,690 8.3 7,733 8.4 7,206 7.8 7,483 8.1 7,531 8.1 7,378 8.0 7,661 8.3 7,567 8.2 7,108 7.7
PLACE OF DEATH: 25,300 27.4 2,505 9.9 2,261 8.9 2,563 10.1 2,158 8.5 2,064 8.2 1,891 7.5 2,006 7.9 1,917 7.6 1,987 7.9 1,981 7.8 2,068 8.2 1,899 7.5
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 4,241 4.6 390 9.2 355 8.4 385 9.1 340 8.0 355 8.4 366 8.6 317 7.5 340 8.0 348 8.2 357 8.4 352 8.3 336 7.9
Dead on Arrival 543 0.6 51 9.4 47 8.7 49 9.0 38 7.0 55 10.1 49 9.0 37 6.8 55 10.1 37 6.8 55 10.1 38 7.0 32 5.9
Decedent's Home 26,660 28.8 2,350 8.8 2,133 8.0 2,441 9.2 2,165 8.1 2,355 8.8 2,081 7.8 2,210 8.3 2,244 8.4 2,098 7.9 2,246 8.4 2,245 8.4 2,092 7.8
Hospice Facility 14,617 15.8 1,270 8.7 1,162 7.9 1,357 9.3 1,239 8.5 1,213 8.3 1,131 7.7 1,204 8.2 1,241 8.5 1,206 8.3 1,247 8.5 1,207 8.3 1,140 7.8
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 15,630 16.9 1,466 9.4 1,327 8.5 1,593 10.2 1,279 8.2 1,236 7.9 1,258 8.0 1,249 8.0 1,250 8.0 1,225 7.8 1,311 8.4 1,247 8.0 1,189 7.6
Other 5,347 5.8 470 8.8 433 8.1 420 7.9 460 8.6 453 8.5 424 7.9 457 8.5 482 9.0 474 8.9 458 8.6 402 7.5 414 7.7
Unknown 81 0.1 9 11.1 11 13.6 14 17.3 11 13.6 2 2.5 6 7.4 3 3.7 2 2.5 3 3.7 6 7.4 8 9.9 6 7.4

* 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