YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 89,250 100.0 44,087 49.4 41,632 46.6 716 0.8 1,090 1.2 68 0.1 1,597 1.8 60 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,661 1.9 866 52.1 730 43.9 12 0.7 45 2.7 0 0.0 6 0.4 2 0.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 430 0.5 250 58.1 171 39.8 3 0.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 1.2 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 126 0.1 79 62.7 46 36.5 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ANSON 297 0.3 214 72.1 80 26.9 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
ASHE 310 0.3 188 60.6 112 36.1 7 2.3 3 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
AVERY 184 0.2 111 60.3 70 38.0 1 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
BEAUFORT 598 0.7 352 58.9 240 40.1 1 0.2 3 0.5 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0
BERTIE 238 0.3 178 74.8 59 24.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4
BLADEN 393 0.4 310 78.9 78 19.8 1 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,391 1.6 425 30.6 916 65.9 13 0.9 12 0.9 1 0.1 24 1.7 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,699 3.0 1,050 38.9 1,557 57.7 34 1.3 25 0.9 1 0.0 30 1.1 2 0.1
BURKE 1,010 1.1 533 52.8 437 43.3 4 0.4 32 3.2 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,620 1.8 717 44.3 812 50.1 9 0.6 18 1.1 0 0.0 61 3.8 3 0.2
CALDWELL 951 1.1 505 53.1 430 45.2 2 0.2 6 0.6 0 0.0 6 0.6 2 0.2
CAMDEN 72 0.1 30 41.7 41 56.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.4 0 0.0
CARTERET 771 0.9 251 32.6 498 64.6 10 1.3 9 1.2 0 0.0 3 0.4 0 0.0
CASWELL 243 0.3 148 60.9 87 35.8 1 0.4 2 0.8 0 0.0 5 2.1 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,761 2.0 816 46.3 908 51.6 10 0.6 16 0.9 0 0.0 11 0.6 0 0.0
CHATHAM 697 0.8 319 45.8 350 50.2 9 1.3 6 0.9 0 0.0 13 1.9 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 304 0.3 132 43.4 165 54.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 6 2.0 0 0.0
CHOWAN 190 0.2 113 59.5 69 36.3 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0 6 3.2 0 0.0
CLAY 131 0.1 50 38.2 77 58.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.1 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,173 1.3 710 60.5 433 36.9 9 0.8 11 0.9 1 0.1 9 0.8 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 685 0.8 510 74.5 165 24.1 3 0.4 3 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.6 0 0.0
CRAVEN 1,043 1.2 408 39.1 592 56.8 4 0.4 21 2.0 0 0.0 17 1.6 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 2,496 2.8 1,235 49.5 1,189 47.6 8 0.3 22 0.9 7 0.3 35 1.4 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 147 0.2 60 40.8 82 55.8 2 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.0 0 0.0
DARE 294 0.3 48 16.3 235 79.9 3 1.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 7 2.4 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,840 2.1 964 52.4 804 43.7 27 1.5 27 1.5 2 0.1 16 0.9 0 0.0
DAVIE 448 0.5 225 50.2 205 45.8 11 2.5 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 1.3 0 0.0
DUPLIN 506 0.6 376 74.3 109 21.5 3 0.6 15 3.0 0 0.0 3 0.6 0 0.0
DURHAM 2,015 2.3 957 47.5 975 48.4 20 1.0 7 0.3 0 0.0 49 2.4 7 0.3
EDGECOMBE 623 0.7 415 66.6 188 30.2 3 0.5 13 2.1 0 0.0 3 0.5 1 0.2
FORSYTH 3,401 3.8 1,524 44.8 1,679 49.4 61 1.8 69 2.0 0 0.0 67 2.0 1 0.0
FRANKLIN 581 0.7 321 55.2 227 39.1 3 0.5 13 2.2 0 0.0 17 2.9 0 0.0
GASTON 2,307 2.6 1,148 49.8 1,075 46.6 19 0.8 43 1.9 0 0.0 21 0.9 1 0.0
GATES 96 0.1 56 58.3 37 38.5 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 2 2.1 0 0.0
GRAHAM 94 0.1 63 67.0 27 28.7 2 2.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 1 1.1
GRANVILLE 571 0.6 338 59.2 225 39.4 1 0.2 3 0.5 0 0.0 4 0.7 0 0.0
GREENE 208 0.2 154 74.0 52 25.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
GUILFORD 4,490 5.0 1,973 43.9 2,347 52.3 48 1.1 69 1.5 1 0.0 48 1.1 4 0.1
HALIFAX 631 0.7 486 77.0 135 21.4 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 8 1.3 0 0.0
HARNETT 982 1.1 535 54.5 412 42.0 5 0.5 13 1.3 1 0.1 16 1.6 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 809 0.9 326 40.3 404 49.9 7 0.9 16 2.0 0 0.0 55 6.8 1 0.1
HENDERSON 1,347 1.5 402 29.8 866 64.3 29 2.2 24 1.8 2 0.1 24 1.8 0 0.0
HERTFORD 251 0.3 170 67.7 75 29.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.2 2 0.8 1 0.4
HOKE 374 0.4 222 59.4 143 38.2 1 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 6 1.6 0 0.0
HYDE 71 0.1 37 52.1 34 47.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,599 1.8 773 48.3 775 48.5 15 0.9 7 0.4 0 0.0 27 1.7 2 0.1
JACKSON 394 0.4 168 42.6 212 53.8 6 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 2.0 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,426 1.6 740 51.9 612 42.9 5 0.4 32 2.2 0 0.0 36 2.5 1 0.1
JONES 146 0.2 95 65.1 47 32.2 2 1.4 2 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 636 0.7 323 50.8 294 46.2 3 0.5 5 0.8 0 0.0 11 1.7 0 0.0
LENOIR 752 0.8 512 68.1 224 29.8 6 0.8 8 1.1 0 0.0 2 0.3 0 0.0
LINCOLN 776 0.9 377 48.6 384 49.5 5 0.6 3 0.4 1 0.1 6 0.8 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 507 0.6 293 57.8 211 41.6 2 0.4 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 446 0.5 170 38.1 254 57.0 4 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 16 3.6 2 0.4
MADISON 249 0.3 146 58.6 99 39.8 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.2 0 0.0
MARTIN 316 0.4 227 71.8 87 27.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 5,886 6.6 2,337 39.7 3,214 54.6 25 0.4 49 0.8 14 0.2 242 4.1 5 0.1
MITCHELL 202 0.2 139 68.8 58 28.7 1 0.5 3 1.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 309 0.3 196 63.4 105 34.0 3 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 3 1.0 1 0.3
MOORE 1,136 1.3 404 35.6 698 61.4 11 1.0 7 0.6 5 0.4 9 0.8 2 0.2
NASH 1,096 1.2 662 60.4 396 36.1 5 0.5 24 2.2 0 0.0 9 0.8 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 1,808 2.0 606 33.5 1,139 63.0 17 0.9 21 1.2 2 0.1 22 1.2 1 0.1
NORTHAMPTON 241 0.3 165 68.5 73 30.3 0 0.0 2 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
ONSLOW 1,115 1.2 475 42.6 588 52.7 9 0.8 11 1.0 2 0.2 30 2.7 0 0.0
ORANGE 791 0.9 265 33.5 497 62.8 11 1.4 3 0.4 1 0.1 14 1.8 0 0.0
PAMLICO 177 0.2 68 38.4 106 59.9 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 0.6
PASQUOTANK 350 0.4 186 53.1 153 43.7 4 1.1 6 1.7 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0
PENDER 527 0.6 224 42.5 285 54.1 3 0.6 9 1.7 0 0.0 6 1.1 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 127 0.1 58 45.7 61 48.0 2 1.6 2 1.6 0 0.0 4 3.1 0 0.0
PERSON 383 0.4 241 62.9 135 35.2 2 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.8 1 0.3
PITT 1,286 1.4 693 53.9 521 40.5 11 0.9 31 2.4 3 0.2 26 2.0 1 0.1
POLK 200 0.2 47 23.5 141 70.5 7 3.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 4 2.0 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,585 1.8 871 55.0 668 42.1 19 1.2 20 1.3 1 0.1 6 0.4 0 0.0
RICHMOND 570 0.6 339 59.5 214 37.5 3 0.5 13 2.3 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,302 1.5 956 73.4 324 24.9 4 0.3 13 1.0 0 0.0 5 0.4 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 1,073 1.2 675 62.9 376 35.0 5 0.5 14 1.3 0 0.0 3 0.3 0 0.0
ROWAN 1,629 1.8 788 48.4 778 47.8 20 1.2 25 1.5 0 0.0 17 1.0 1 0.1
RUTHERFORD 769 0.9 395 51.4 363 47.2 6 0.8 2 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.4 0 0.0
SAMPSON 684 0.8 508 74.3 156 22.8 2 0.3 9 1.3 0 0.0 9 1.3 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 398 0.4 261 65.6 133 33.4 3 0.8 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
STANLY 735 0.8 406 55.2 305 41.5 7 1.0 9 1.2 1 0.1 5 0.7 2 0.3
STOKES 543 0.6 329 60.6 195 35.9 7 1.3 5 0.9 0 0.0 6 1.1 1 0.2
SURRY 912 1.0 584 64.0 301 33.0 8 0.9 14 1.5 0 0.0 4 0.4 1 0.1
SWAIN 197 0.2 120 60.9 75 38.1 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 413 0.5 144 34.9 258 62.5 5 1.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 1.0 1 0.2
TYRRELL 39 0.0 26 66.7 12 30.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.6
UNION 1,449 1.6 658 45.4 731 50.4 11 0.8 11 0.8 1 0.1 37 2.6 0 0.0
VANCE 561 0.6 378 67.4 171 30.5 3 0.5 5 0.9 0 0.0 3 0.5 1 0.2
WAKE 5,588 6.3 1,996 35.7 3,088 55.3 31 0.6 96 1.7 3 0.1 370 6.6 4 0.1
WARREN 249 0.3 168 67.5 77 30.9 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 3 1.2 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 166 0.2 118 71.1 47 28.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
WATAUGA 342 0.4 165 48.2 168 49.1 4 1.2 4 1.2 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,219 1.4 776 63.7 404 33.1 10 0.8 20 1.6 1 0.1 8 0.7 0 0.0
WILKES 807 0.9 520 64.4 254 31.5 10 1.2 18 2.2 1 0.1 4 0.5 0 0.0
WILSON 895 1.0 602 67.3 261 29.2 3 0.3 16 1.8 7 0.8 5 0.6 1 0.1
YADKIN 456 0.5 302 66.2 146 32.0 2 0.4 2 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.9 0 0.0
YANCEY 203 0.2 111 54.7 87 42.9 4 2.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Missing/Unknown 25 0.0 1 4.0 23 92.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 4.0 0 0.0 0 0.0

* Data shown are provisional and include only resident events occurring within North Carolina. Data does not reflect events affecting
North Carolina residents that occurred in other states. Therefore provisional data will not match the final number of resident events reported.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics