YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) 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 67,005 100.0 33,189 49.5 31,157 46.5 537 0.8 828 1.2 53 0.1 1,194 1.8 47 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,194 1.8 628 52.6 518 43.4 9 0.8 35 2.9 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 321 0.5 188 58.6 128 39.9 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.2 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 86 0.1 54 62.8 31 36.0 0 0.0 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ANSON 217 0.3 154 71.0 61 28.1 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
ASHE 244 0.4 148 60.7 89 36.5 5 2.0 2 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
AVERY 137 0.2 87 63.5 49 35.8 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 450 0.7 263 58.4 182 40.4 1 0.2 3 0.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
BERTIE 176 0.3 130 73.9 45 25.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6
BLADEN 282 0.4 218 77.3 61 21.6 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,059 1.6 331 31.3 698 65.9 9 0.8 7 0.7 1 0.1 13 1.2 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,008 3.0 792 39.4 1,144 57.0 25 1.2 21 1.0 1 0.0 23 1.1 2 0.1
BURKE 758 1.1 391 51.6 338 44.6 3 0.4 23 3.0 2 0.3 1 0.1 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,215 1.8 529 43.5 624 51.4 6 0.5 14 1.2 0 0.0 39 3.2 3 0.2
CALDWELL 713 1.1 379 53.2 322 45.2 1 0.1 4 0.6 0 0.0 5 0.7 2 0.3
CAMDEN 54 0.1 21 38.9 32 59.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.9 0 0.0
CARTERET 571 0.9 188 32.9 368 64.4 9 1.6 4 0.7 0 0.0 2 0.4 0 0.0
CASWELL 184 0.3 114 62.0 63 34.2 1 0.5 2 1.1 0 0.0 4 2.2 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,317 2.0 600 45.6 690 52.4 7 0.5 10 0.8 0 0.0 10 0.8 0 0.0
CHATHAM 512 0.8 236 46.1 255 49.8 8 1.6 4 0.8 0 0.0 9 1.8 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 232 0.3 104 44.8 121 52.2 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 6 2.6 0 0.0
CHOWAN 140 0.2 84 60.0 48 34.3 0 0.0 2 1.4 0 0.0 6 4.3 0 0.0
CLAY 94 0.1 34 36.2 59 62.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 880 1.3 541 61.5 319 36.3 5 0.6 7 0.8 1 0.1 7 0.8 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 529 0.8 391 73.9 130 24.6 3 0.6 3 0.6 0 0.0 2 0.4 0 0.0
CRAVEN 783 1.2 319 40.7 435 55.6 3 0.4 14 1.8 0 0.0 11 1.4 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 1,860 2.8 932 50.1 885 47.6 6 0.3 14 0.8 1 0.1 22 1.2 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 102 0.2 48 47.1 50 49.0 2 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 2.0 0 0.0
DARE 224 0.3 39 17.4 175 78.1 3 1.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 3.1 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,374 2.1 717 52.2 597 43.4 25 1.8 20 1.5 1 0.1 14 1.0 0 0.0
DAVIE 331 0.5 159 48.0 160 48.3 8 2.4 1 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.9 0 0.0
DUPLIN 380 0.6 280 73.7 83 21.8 2 0.5 12 3.2 0 0.0 3 0.8 0 0.0
DURHAM 1,541 2.3 747 48.5 732 47.5 15 1.0 5 0.3 0 0.0 37 2.4 5 0.3
EDGECOMBE 452 0.7 302 66.8 134 29.6 3 0.7 10 2.2 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.2
FORSYTH 2,617 3.9 1,153 44.1 1,307 49.9 47 1.8 59 2.3 0 0.0 50 1.9 1 0.0
FRANKLIN 433 0.6 246 56.8 165 38.1 1 0.2 6 1.4 0 0.0 15 3.5 0 0.0
GASTON 1,727 2.6 861 49.9 804 46.6 12 0.7 33 1.9 0 0.0 16 0.9 1 0.1
GATES 66 0.1 41 62.1 24 36.4 0 0.0 1 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GRAHAM 65 0.1 47 72.3 14 21.5 2 3.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.5 1 1.5
GRANVILLE 425 0.6 247 58.1 170 40.0 1 0.2 3 0.7 0 0.0 4 0.9 0 0.0
GREENE 146 0.2 110 75.3 34 23.3 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0
GUILFORD 3,348 5.0 1,473 44.0 1,753 52.4 34 1.0 47 1.4 1 0.0 37 1.1 3 0.1
HALIFAX 468 0.7 356 76.1 104 22.2 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 6 1.3 0 0.0
HARNETT 724 1.1 406 56.1 293 40.5 2 0.3 11 1.5 0 0.0 12 1.7 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 611 0.9 252 41.2 297 48.6 7 1.1 11 1.8 0 0.0 43 7.0 1 0.2
HENDERSON 1,003 1.5 303 30.2 647 64.5 21 2.1 22 2.2 1 0.1 9 0.9 0 0.0
HERTFORD 187 0.3 128 68.4 54 28.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.6 2 1.1 0 0.0
HOKE 285 0.4 168 58.9 109 38.2 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0 6 2.1 0 0.0
HYDE 53 0.1 28 52.8 25 47.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,190 1.8 591 49.7 558 46.9 12 1.0 6 0.5 0 0.0 21 1.8 2 0.2
JACKSON 291 0.4 125 43.0 157 54.0 5 1.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.4 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,061 1.6 561 52.9 445 41.9 3 0.3 23 2.2 0 0.0 28 2.6 1 0.1
JONES 105 0.2 68 64.8 34 32.4 2 1.9 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 478 0.7 243 50.8 221 46.2 2 0.4 3 0.6 0 0.0 9 1.9 0 0.0
LENOIR 551 0.8 377 68.4 162 29.4 5 0.9 6 1.1 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
LINCOLN 569 0.8 276 48.5 281 49.4 5 0.9 2 0.4 1 0.2 4 0.7 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 394 0.6 229 58.1 164 41.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 345 0.5 132 38.3 196 56.8 3 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 14 4.1 0 0.0
MADISON 194 0.3 117 60.3 74 38.1 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0.0
MARTIN 246 0.4 177 72.0 68 27.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 4,414 6.6 1,746 39.6 2,395 54.3 19 0.4 41 0.9 14 0.3 194 4.4 5 0.1
MITCHELL 143 0.2 93 65.0 47 32.9 0 0.0 2 1.4 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 227 0.3 147 64.8 74 32.6 2 0.9 0 0.0 1 0.4 3 1.3 0 0.0
MOORE 822 1.2 299 36.4 501 60.9 6 0.7 6 0.7 3 0.4 5 0.6 2 0.2
NASH 836 1.2 498 59.6 304 36.4 4 0.5 21 2.5 0 0.0 9 1.1 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 1,382 2.1 472 34.2 863 62.4 14 1.0 15 1.1 1 0.1 16 1.2 1 0.1
NORTHAMPTON 181 0.3 123 68.0 56 30.9 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ONSLOW 839 1.3 354 42.2 447 53.3 7 0.8 8 1.0 1 0.1 22 2.6 0 0.0
ORANGE 633 0.9 203 32.1 410 64.8 9 1.4 2 0.3 0 0.0 9 1.4 0 0.0
PAMLICO 130 0.2 57 43.8 70 53.8 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.8
PASQUOTANK 267 0.4 141 52.8 119 44.6 4 1.5 2 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
PENDER 388 0.6 163 42.0 212 54.6 2 0.5 6 1.5 0 0.0 5 1.3 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 95 0.1 43 45.3 44 46.3 2 2.1 2 2.1 0 0.0 4 4.2 0 0.0
PERSON 303 0.5 195 64.4 102 33.7 1 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0 3 1.0 1 0.3
PITT 941 1.4 502 53.3 387 41.1 8 0.9 24 2.6 3 0.3 17 1.8 0 0.0
POLK 143 0.2 33 23.1 99 69.2 7 4.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.8 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,201 1.8 662 55.1 502 41.8 14 1.2 16 1.3 1 0.1 6 0.5 0 0.0
RICHMOND 445 0.7 269 60.4 162 36.4 2 0.4 11 2.5 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,012 1.5 745 73.6 252 24.9 4 0.4 10 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 815 1.2 515 63.2 279 34.2 4 0.5 14 1.7 0 0.0 3 0.4 0 0.0
ROWAN 1,253 1.9 597 47.6 609 48.6 14 1.1 20 1.6 0 0.0 13 1.0 0 0.0
RUTHERFORD 607 0.9 310 51.1 288 47.4 5 0.8 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.5 0 0.0
SAMPSON 524 0.8 396 75.6 113 21.6 1 0.2 7 1.3 0 0.0 7 1.3 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 300 0.4 198 66.0 100 33.3 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
STANLY 560 0.8 307 54.8 232 41.4 7 1.3 8 1.4 1 0.2 3 0.5 2 0.4
STOKES 413 0.6 252 61.0 148 35.8 6 1.5 4 1.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.2
SURRY 718 1.1 461 64.2 234 32.6 6 0.8 12 1.7 0 0.0 4 0.6 1 0.1
SWAIN 147 0.2 95 64.6 51 34.7 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 321 0.5 111 34.6 202 62.9 4 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.9 1 0.3
TYRRELL 30 0.0 20 66.7 9 30.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.3
UNION 1,106 1.7 505 45.7 559 50.5 4 0.4 8 0.7 1 0.1 29 2.6 0 0.0
VANCE 414 0.6 279 67.4 127 30.7 2 0.5 2 0.5 0 0.0 3 0.7 1 0.2
WAKE 4,147 6.2 1,480 35.7 2,290 55.2 21 0.5 71 1.7 3 0.1 281 6.8 1 0.0
WARREN 192 0.3 130 67.7 59 30.7 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 119 0.2 83 69.7 35 29.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
WATAUGA 261 0.4 131 50.2 125 47.9 2 0.8 2 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
WAYNE 907 1.4 582 64.2 295 32.5 7 0.8 17 1.9 1 0.1 5 0.6 0 0.0
WILKES 592 0.9 385 65.0 178 30.1 9 1.5 15 2.5 1 0.2 4 0.7 0 0.0
WILSON 656 1.0 431 65.7 198 30.2 3 0.5 15 2.3 6 0.9 2 0.3 1 0.2
YADKIN 350 0.5 231 66.0 112 32.0 2 0.6 2 0.6 0 0.0 3 0.9 0 0.0
YANCEY 149 0.2 80 53.7 65 43.6 3 2.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Missing/Unknown 20 0.0 2 10.0 17 85.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 5.0 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