YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND AGE OF DECEDENT

  TOTAL AGE OF DECEDENT:
Infant 1 to 4 5-9 10-14 15-17 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65-74 75-84 85+ UNK
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 67,005 100.0 594 0.9 85 0.1 57 0.1 87 0.1 101 0.2 667 1.0 1,437 2.1 2,010 3.0 4,268 6.4 9,260 13.8 13,816 20.6 15,962 23.8 18,654 27.8 7 0.0
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,194 1.8 7 0.6 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 0.8 28 2.3 30 2.5 68 5.7 151 12.6 240 20.1 287 24.0 369 30.9 0 0.0
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 321 0.5 3 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 2.2 4 1.2 6 1.9 20 6.2 43 13.4 73 22.7 83 25.9 82 25.5 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 86 0.1 0 0.0 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.2 13 15.1 20 23.3 26 30.2 25 29.1 0 0.0
ANSON 217 0.3 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 7 3.2 8 3.7 12 5.5 32 14.7 55 25.3 42 19.4 57 26.3 0 0.0
ASHE 244 0.4 3 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.2 1 0.4 7 2.9 28 11.5 57 23.4 69 28.3 76 31.1 0 0.0
AVERY 137 0.2 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.2 1 0.7 2 1.5 12 8.8 14 10.2 38 27.7 32 23.4 33 24.1 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 450 0.7 4 0.9 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 1.8 18 4.0 18 4.0 69 15.3 110 24.4 107 23.8 115 25.6 0 0.0
BERTIE 176 0.3 2 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 0.6 2 1.1 16 9.1 28 15.9 38 21.6 44 25.0 44 25.0 0 0.0
BLADEN 282 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.4 2 0.7 5 1.8 6 2.1 13 4.6 51 18.1 71 25.2 60 21.3 71 25.2 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,059 1.6 3 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.3 6 0.6 17 1.6 31 2.9 68 6.4 147 13.9 272 25.7 261 24.6 251 23.7 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,008 3.0 6 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 1 0.0 16 0.8 49 2.4 65 3.2 95 4.7 243 12.1 365 18.2 480 23.9 686 34.2 0 0.0
BURKE 758 1.1 9 1.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 5 0.7 2 0.3 6 0.8 14 1.8 28 3.7 47 6.2 106 14.0 155 20.4 188 24.8 197 26.0 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,215 1.8 7 0.6 0 0.0 2 0.2 3 0.2 3 0.2 20 1.6 33 2.7 34 2.8 86 7.1 167 13.7 244 20.1 290 23.9 326 26.8 0 0.0
CALDWELL 713 1.1 4 0.6 1 0.1 1 0.1 2 0.3 0 0.0 4 0.6 15 2.1 16 2.2 37 5.2 113 15.8 157 22.0 182 25.5 181 25.4 0 0.0
CAMDEN 54 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.9 0 0.0 1 1.9 2 3.7 1 1.9 4 7.4 5 9.3 10 18.5 17 31.5 13 24.1 0 0.0
CARTERET 571 0.9 3 0.5 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.7 9 1.6 12 2.1 28 4.9 80 14.0 136 23.8 142 24.9 155 27.1 0 0.0
CASWELL 184 0.3 3 1.6 2 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 2 1.1 1 0.5 1 0.5 14 7.6 29 15.8 38 20.7 56 30.4 37 20.1 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,317 2.0 13 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 17 1.3 26 2.0 34 2.6 97 7.4 186 14.1 263 20.0 322 24.4 357 27.1 0 0.0
CHATHAM 512 0.8 5 1.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 7 1.4 5 1.0 14 2.7 19 3.7 54 10.5 102 19.9 128 25.0 176 34.4 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 232 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.3 0 0.0 5 2.2 14 6.0 24 10.3 61 26.3 63 27.2 61 26.3 0 0.0
CHOWAN 140 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.9 7 5.0 7 5.0 11 7.9 30 21.4 42 30.0 38 27.1 1 0.7
CLAY 94 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 2 2.1 3 3.2 11 11.7 15 16.0 31 33.0 31 33.0 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 880 1.3 10 1.1 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 6 0.7 13 1.5 17 1.9 54 6.1 122 13.9 209 23.8 210 23.9 236 26.8 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 529 0.8 4 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.8 10 1.9 23 4.3 38 7.2 93 17.6 106 20.0 134 25.3 113 21.4 0 0.0
CRAVEN 783 1.2 10 1.3 2 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.1 11 1.4 18 2.3 27 3.4 41 5.2 96 12.3 162 20.7 190 24.3 223 28.5 0 0.0
CUMBERLAND 1,860 2.8 32 1.7 3 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.1 4 0.2 25 1.3 75 4.0 78 4.2 139 7.5 314 16.9 382 20.5 436 23.4 370 19.9 1 0.1
CURRITUCK 102 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.9 4 3.9 6 5.9 11 10.8 13 12.7 30 29.4 34 33.3 0 0.0
DARE 224 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 2 0.9 5 2.2 23 10.3 30 13.4 48 21.4 48 21.4 65 29.0 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,374 2.1 4 0.3 2 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 18 1.3 22 1.6 47 3.4 96 7.0 184 13.4 297 21.6 376 27.4 327 23.8 0 0.0
DAVIE 331 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.2 8 2.4 13 3.9 39 11.8 62 18.7 85 25.7 118 35.6 0 0.0
DUPLIN 380 0.6 5 1.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.3 2 0.5 8 2.1 5 1.3 27 7.1 57 15.0 91 23.9 101 26.6 81 21.3 0 0.0
DURHAM 1,541 2.3 18 1.2 1 0.1 1 0.1 2 0.1 3 0.2 19 1.2 39 2.5 57 3.7 93 6.0 217 14.1 318 20.6 320 20.8 452 29.3 1 0.1
EDGECOMBE 452 0.7 4 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 2 0.4 4 0.9 11 2.4 10 2.2 31 6.9 76 16.8 84 18.6 102 22.6 127 28.1 0 0.0
FORSYTH 2,617 3.9 31 1.2 6 0.2 1 0.0 5 0.2 2 0.1 28 1.1 47 1.8 78 3.0 142 5.4 368 14.1 490 18.7 593 22.7 826 31.6 0 0.0
FRANKLIN 433 0.6 2 0.5 1 0.2 1 0.2 1 0.2 2 0.5 4 0.9 9 2.1 6 1.4 31 7.2 75 17.3 84 19.4 109 25.2 108 24.9 0 0.0
GASTON 1,727 2.6 13 0.8 2 0.1 2 0.1 3 0.2 1 0.1 20 1.2 36 2.1 58 3.4 117 6.8 235 13.6 374 21.7 419 24.3 447 25.9 0 0.0
GATES 66 0.1 1 1.5 1 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.5 1 1.5 1 1.5 1 1.5 4 6.1 8 12.1 17 25.8 13 19.7 18 27.3 0 0.0
GRAHAM 65 0.1 1 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 3.1 0 0.0 5 7.7 12 18.5 12 18.5 16 24.6 17 26.2 0 0.0
GRANVILLE 425 0.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.9 5 1.2 12 2.8 27 6.4 64 15.1 96 22.6 115 27.1 101 23.8 0 0.0
GREENE 146 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.7 2 1.4 2 1.4 7 4.8 20 13.7 29 19.9 35 24.0 47 32.2 0 0.0
GUILFORD 3,348 5.0 40 1.2 4 0.1 4 0.1 7 0.2 5 0.1 29 0.9 79 2.4 103 3.1 223 6.7 438 13.1 659 19.7 742 22.2 1,015 30.3 0 0.0
HALIFAX 468 0.7 3 0.6 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.2 4 0.9 4 0.9 13 2.8 32 6.8 64 13.7 116 24.8 110 23.5 119 25.4 0 0.0
HARNETT 724 1.1 9 1.2 1 0.1 1 0.1 2 0.3 3 0.4 10 1.4 31 4.3 17 2.3 61 8.4 98 13.5 136 18.8 156 21.5 199 27.5 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 611 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 13 2.1 12 2.0 40 6.5 86 14.1 111 18.2 149 24.4 199 32.6 0 0.0
HENDERSON 1,003 1.5 4 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 4 0.4 9 0.9 25 2.5 34 3.4 94 9.4 199 19.8 256 25.5 376 37.5 0 0.0
HERTFORD 187 0.3 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 3 1.6 2 1.1 10 5.3 11 5.9 27 14.4 34 18.2 47 25.1 51 27.3 0 0.0
HOKE 285 0.4 6 2.1 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 4 1.4 10 3.5 13 4.6 26 9.1 57 20.0 62 21.8 54 18.9 50 17.5 0 0.0
HYDE 53 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.9 1 1.9 1 1.9 1 1.9 1 1.9 7 13.2 15 28.3 10 18.9 16 30.2 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,190 1.8 16 1.3 3 0.3 1 0.1 3 0.3 3 0.3 5 0.4 29 2.4 37 3.1 84 7.1 165 13.9 249 20.9 284 23.9 311 26.1 0 0.0
JACKSON 291 0.4 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.7 7 2.4 8 2.7 17 5.8 36 12.4 73 25.1 72 24.7 74 25.4 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,061 1.6 13 1.2 4 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 1.0 19 1.8 34 3.2 66 6.2 162 15.3 236 22.2 264 24.9 252 23.8 0 0.0
JONES 105 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.9 4 3.8 6 5.7 14 13.3 26 24.8 29 27.6 23 21.9 0 0.0
LEE 478 0.7 7 1.5 0 0.0 4 0.8 1 0.2 1 0.2 7 1.5 10 2.1 17 3.6 37 7.7 63 13.2 107 22.4 94 19.7 130 27.2 0 0.0
LENOIR 551 0.8 6 1.1 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.2 5 0.9 8 1.5 15 2.7 49 8.9 73 13.2 110 20.0 142 25.8 140 25.4 0 0.0
LINCOLN 569 0.8 4 0.7 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.2 4 0.7 12 2.1 14 2.5 40 7.0 78 13.7 130 22.8 145 25.5 139 24.4 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 394 0.6 2 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 3 0.8 6 1.5 12 3.0 26 6.6 56 14.2 74 18.8 97 24.6 117 29.7 0 0.0
MACON 345 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3 1 0.3 6 1.7 5 1.4 20 5.8 46 13.3 60 17.4 91 26.4 113 32.8 0 0.0
MADISON 194 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 2 1.0 0 0.0 2 1.0 2 1.0 3 1.5 9 4.6 20 10.3 42 21.6 41 21.1 72 37.1 0 0.0
MARTIN 246 0.4 2 0.8 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 4 1.6 3 1.2 18 7.3 36 14.6 54 22.0 69 28.0 58 23.6 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 4,414 6.6 53 1.2 7 0.2 4 0.1 7 0.2 7 0.2 57 1.3 138 3.1 172 3.9 338 7.7 564 12.8 849 19.2 945 21.4 1,270 28.8 3 0.1
MITCHELL 143 0.2 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 4.2 20 14.0 30 21.0 42 29.4 42 29.4 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 227 0.3 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 4 1.8 5 2.2 13 5.7 30 13.2 46 20.3 61 26.9 65 28.6 0 0.0
MOORE 822 1.2 6 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 4 0.5 14 1.7 15 1.8 32 3.9 75 9.1 131 15.9 211 25.7 333 40.5 0 0.0
NASH 836 1.2 4 0.5 3 0.4 1 0.1 0 0.0 4 0.5 7 0.8 17 2.0 31 3.7 50 6.0 134 16.0 177 21.2 193 23.1 215 25.7 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 1,382 2.1 10 0.7 2 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 14 1.0 34 2.5 50 3.6 102 7.4 194 14.0 250 18.1 309 22.4 411 29.7 0 0.0
NORTHAMPTON 181 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0 3 1.7 2 1.1 2 1.1 14 7.7 32 17.7 39 21.5 40 22.1 48 26.5 0 0.0
ONSLOW 839 1.3 12 1.4 2 0.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.4 19 2.3 27 3.2 25 3.0 65 7.7 135 16.1 167 19.9 202 24.1 181 21.6 0 0.0
ORANGE 633 0.9 1 0.2 4 0.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.6 5 0.8 11 1.7 40 6.3 90 14.2 117 18.5 133 21.0 227 35.9 0 0.0
PAMLICO 130 0.2 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.5 2 1.5 1 0.8 5 3.8 15 11.5 28 21.5 34 26.2 42 32.3 0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 267 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.7 3 1.1 8 3.0 16 6.0 38 14.2 42 15.7 71 26.6 85 31.8 0 0.0
PENDER 388 0.6 2 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3 7 1.8 6 1.5 11 2.8 41 10.6 65 16.8 82 21.1 88 22.7 83 21.4 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 95 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1 2 2.1 5 5.3 16 16.8 21 22.1 24 25.3 26 27.4 0 0.0
PERSON 303 0.5 8 2.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.0 8 2.6 8 2.6 22 7.3 41 13.5 73 24.1 68 22.4 72 23.8 0 0.0
PITT 941 1.4 14 1.5 5 0.5 3 0.3 5 0.5 0 0.0 9 1.0 18 1.9 39 4.1 61 6.5 139 14.8 219 23.3 219 23.3 210 22.3 0 0.0
POLK 143 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0 5 3.5 14 9.8 20 14.0 22 15.4 80 55.9 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,201 1.8 10 0.8 1 0.1 0 0.0 2 0.2 1 0.1 9 0.7 28 2.3 40 3.3 66 5.5 178 14.8 268 22.3 291 24.2 307 25.6 0 0.0
RICHMOND 445 0.7 7 1.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 5 1.1 5 1.1 10 2.2 24 5.4 64 14.4 113 25.4 118 26.5 98 22.0 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,012 1.5 17 1.7 1 0.1 3 0.3 1 0.1 2 0.2 14 1.4 27 2.7 35 3.5 81 8.0 185 18.3 233 23.0 231 22.8 182 18.0 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 815 1.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 5 0.6 13 1.6 24 2.9 49 6.0 118 14.5 181 22.2 207 25.4 215 26.4 0 0.0
ROWAN 1,253 1.9 10 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 19 1.5 29 2.3 34 2.7 86 6.9 204 16.3 266 21.2 276 22.0 328 26.2 0 0.0
RUTHERFORD 607 0.9 5 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 4 0.7 6 1.0 15 2.5 40 6.6 93 15.3 124 20.4 175 28.8 144 23.7 0 0.0
SAMPSON 524 0.8 5 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 1.0 10 1.9 19 3.6 30 5.7 71 13.5 120 22.9 122 23.3 141 26.9 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 300 0.4 2 0.7 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.0 6 2.0 11 3.7 21 7.0 61 20.3 62 20.7 64 21.3 66 22.0 0 0.0
STANLY 560 0.8 7 1.3 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.7 10 1.8 19 3.4 29 5.2 70 12.5 121 21.6 135 24.1 164 29.3 0 0.0
STOKES 413 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 1.2 7 1.7 12 2.9 30 7.3 51 12.3 98 23.7 106 25.7 104 25.2 0 0.0
SURRY 718 1.1 4 0.6 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 9 1.3 14 1.9 27 3.8 46 6.4 76 10.6 162 22.6 184 25.6 194 27.0 0 0.0
SWAIN 147 0.2 2 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 8 5.4 5 3.4 8 5.4 24 16.3 34 23.1 33 22.4 32 21.8 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 321 0.5 2 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.6 3 0.9 5 1.6 2 0.6 12 3.7 42 13.1 57 17.8 82 25.5 114 35.5 0 0.0
TYRRELL 30 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.3 0 0.0 1 3.3 3 10.0 5 16.7 4 13.3 9 30.0 7 23.3 0 0.0
UNION 1,106 1.7 11 1.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 2 0.2 5 0.5 16 1.4 22 2.0 28 2.5 75 6.8 137 12.4 245 22.2 268 24.2 295 26.7 0 0.0
VANCE 414 0.6 5 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.0 6 1.4 13 3.1 24 5.8 25 6.0 53 12.8 77 18.6 100 24.2 107 25.8 0 0.0
WAKE 4,147 6.2 42 1.0 3 0.1 1 0.0 11 0.3 8 0.2 39 0.9 95 2.3 113 2.7 255 6.1 525 12.7 758 18.3 943 22.7 1,353 32.6 1 0.0
WARREN 192 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 3 1.6 6 3.1 7 3.6 38 19.8 40 20.8 39 20.3 58 30.2 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 119 0.2 1 0.8 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 4.2 0 0.0 4 3.4 11 9.2 30 25.2 27 22.7 40 33.6 0 0.0
WATAUGA 261 0.4 3 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.8 5 1.9 6 2.3 9 3.4 30 11.5 56 21.5 66 25.3 84 32.2 0 0.0
WAYNE 907 1.4 7 0.8 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.2 3 0.3 9 1.0 17 1.9 32 3.5 59 6.5 108 11.9 210 23.2 228 25.1 230 25.4 0 0.0
WILKES 592 0.9 2 0.3 1 0.2 3 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.3 8 1.4 17 2.9 38 6.4 96 16.2 112 18.9 158 26.7 155 26.2 0 0.0
WILSON 656 1.0 8 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 4 0.6 15 2.3 29 4.4 41 6.3 112 17.1 139 21.2 145 22.1 162 24.7 0 0.0
YADKIN 350 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 1.4 8 2.3 10 2.9 24 6.9 41 11.7 60 17.1 103 29.4 98 28.0 0 0.0
YANCEY 149 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.3 3 2.0 6 4.0 17 11.4 31 20.8 51 34.2 39 26.2 0 0.0
Missing/Unknown 20 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 5.0 5 25.0 2 10.0 7 35.0 3 15.0 2 10.0 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