YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND RACE/ETHNICITY OF DECEDENT

  TOTAL RACE/ETHNICITY OF DECEDENT:
Non-Hispanic White
Alone
Non-Hispanic Black
Alone
Non-Hispanic Am. Ind
Alone
Non-Hispanic Other
Races Alone
Non-Hispanic Multiple
Races
Hispanic
# % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 89,250 100.0 67,834 76.0 18,137 20.3 886 1.0 851 1.0 167 0.2 1,375 1.5
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,661 1.9 1,305 78.6 318 19.1 1 0.1 12 0.7 2 0.1 23 1.4
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 430 0.5 402 93.5 23 5.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0.0 3 0.7
ALLEGHANY 126 0.1 124 98.4 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8
ANSON 297 0.3 175 58.9 119 40.1 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
ASHE 310 0.3 305 98.4 3 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3
AVERY 184 0.2 182 98.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
BEAUFORT 598 0.7 428 71.6 165 27.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.7
BERTIE 238 0.3 106 44.5 131 55.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0
BLADEN 393 0.4 225 57.3 158 40.2 4 1.0 1 0.3 1 0.3 4 1.0
BRUNSWICK 1,391 1.6 1,239 89.1 131 9.4 4 0.3 5 0.4 2 0.1 10 0.7
BUNCOMBE 2,699 3.0 2,502 92.7 152 5.6 1 0.0 17 0.6 6 0.2 21 0.8
BURKE 1,010 1.1 922 91.3 61 6.0 1 0.1 12 1.2 1 0.1 13 1.3
CABARRUS 1,620 1.8 1,306 80.6 255 15.7 4 0.2 15 0.9 2 0.1 38 2.3
CALDWELL 951 1.1 901 94.7 41 4.3 0 0.0 3 0.3 3 0.3 3 0.3
CAMDEN 72 0.1 58 80.6 12 16.7 0 0.0 2 2.8 0 0.0 0 0.0
CARTERET 771 0.9 728 94.4 37 4.8 2 0.3 3 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.1
CASWELL 243 0.3 155 63.8 83 34.2 0 0.0 3 1.2 1 0.4 1 0.4
CATAWBA 1,761 2.0 1,565 88.9 136 7.7 3 0.2 25 1.4 5 0.3 27 1.5
CHATHAM 697 0.8 577 82.8 105 15.1 1 0.1 2 0.3 1 0.1 11 1.6
CHEROKEE 304 0.3 289 95.1 4 1.3 5 1.6 4 1.3 1 0.3 1 0.3
CHOWAN 190 0.2 134 70.5 55 28.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
CLAY 131 0.1 131 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,173 1.3 957 81.6 203 17.3 2 0.2 3 0.3 4 0.3 4 0.3
COLUMBUS 685 0.8 470 68.6 194 28.3 14 2.0 1 0.1 1 0.1 5 0.7
CRAVEN 1,043 1.2 810 77.7 212 20.3 2 0.2 12 1.2 2 0.2 5 0.5
CUMBERLAND 2,496 2.8 1,368 54.8 958 38.4 30 1.2 50 2.0 12 0.5 78 3.1
CURRITUCK 147 0.2 128 87.1 17 11.6 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
DARE 294 0.3 285 96.9 3 1.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 4 1.4
DAVIDSON 1,840 2.1 1,665 90.5 138 7.5 6 0.3 9 0.5 1 0.1 21 1.1
DAVIE 448 0.5 400 89.3 40 8.9 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.2 5 1.1
DUPLIN 506 0.6 346 68.4 143 28.3 1 0.2 3 0.6 1 0.2 12 2.4
DURHAM 2,015 2.3 1,090 54.1 846 42.0 3 0.1 23 1.1 4 0.2 49 2.4
EDGECOMBE 623 0.7 316 50.7 298 47.8 0 0.0 3 0.5 2 0.3 4 0.6
FORSYTH 3,401 3.8 2,434 71.6 849 25.0 7 0.2 34 1.0 5 0.1 72 2.1
FRANKLIN 581 0.7 400 68.8 163 28.1 3 0.5 2 0.3 2 0.3 11 1.9
GASTON 2,307 2.6 1,942 84.2 315 13.7 4 0.2 14 0.6 5 0.2 27 1.2
GATES 96 0.1 62 64.6 34 35.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GRAHAM 94 0.1 86 91.5 0 0.0 5 5.3 0 0.0 2 2.1 1 1.1
GRANVILLE 571 0.6 357 62.5 201 35.2 1 0.2 4 0.7 0 0.0 8 1.4
GREENE 208 0.2 140 67.3 67 32.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
GUILFORD 4,490 5.0 3,038 67.7 1,277 28.4 12 0.3 89 2.0 11 0.2 63 1.4
HALIFAX 631 0.7 295 46.8 308 48.8 19 3.0 5 0.8 1 0.2 3 0.5
HARNETT 982 1.1 747 76.1 201 20.5 7 0.7 8 0.8 1 0.1 18 1.8
HAYWOOD 809 0.9 792 97.9 10 1.2 2 0.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 4 0.5
HENDERSON 1,347 1.5 1,287 95.5 29 2.2 2 0.1 9 0.7 1 0.1 19 1.4
HERTFORD 251 0.3 94 37.5 150 59.8 3 1.2 3 1.2 0 0.0 1 0.4
HOKE 374 0.4 147 39.3 151 40.4 50 13.4 7 1.9 1 0.3 18 4.8
HYDE 71 0.1 52 73.2 19 26.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,599 1.8 1,366 85.4 185 11.6 5 0.3 15 0.9 2 0.1 26 1.6
JACKSON 394 0.4 346 87.8 5 1.3 34 8.6 3 0.8 2 0.5 4 1.0
JOHNSTON 1,426 1.6 1,172 82.2 202 14.2 3 0.2 7 0.5 4 0.3 38 2.7
JONES 146 0.2 93 63.7 49 33.6 2 1.4 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7
LEE 636 0.7 466 73.3 143 22.5 0 0.0 4 0.6 3 0.5 20 3.1
LENOIR 752 0.8 470 62.5 273 36.3 1 0.1 3 0.4 0 0.0 5 0.7
LINCOLN 776 0.9 728 93.8 36 4.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.4 9 1.2
MCDOWELL 507 0.6 486 95.9 16 3.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.8
MACON 446 0.5 431 96.6 6 1.3 0 0.0 3 0.7 1 0.2 5 1.1
MADISON 249 0.3 243 97.6 1 0.4 1 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 3 1.2
MARTIN 316 0.4 188 59.5 125 39.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3
MECKLENBURG 5,886 6.6 3,585 60.9 1,935 32.9 10 0.2 147 2.5 20 0.3 189 3.2
MITCHELL 202 0.2 198 98.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5
MONTGOMERY 309 0.3 245 79.3 56 18.1 1 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0 6 1.9
MOORE 1,136 1.3 974 85.7 140 12.3 7 0.6 7 0.6 0 0.0 8 0.7
NASH 1,096 1.2 718 65.5 361 32.9 5 0.5 1 0.1 1 0.1 10 0.9
NEW HANOVER 1,808 2.0 1,484 82.1 281 15.5 5 0.3 11 0.6 4 0.2 23 1.3
NORTHAMPTON 241 0.3 96 39.8 141 58.5 2 0.8 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4
ONSLOW 1,115 1.2 877 78.7 182 16.3 6 0.5 27 2.4 1 0.1 22 2.0
ORANGE 791 0.9 626 79.1 143 18.1 2 0.3 13 1.6 0 0.0 7 0.9
PAMLICO 177 0.2 141 79.7 36 20.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 350 0.4 229 65.4 115 32.9 2 0.6 0 0.0 1 0.3 3 0.9
PENDER 527 0.6 410 77.8 110 20.9 3 0.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.6
PERQUIMANS 127 0.1 105 82.7 22 17.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
PERSON 383 0.4 264 68.9 114 29.8 3 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5
PITT 1,286 1.4 794 61.7 464 36.1 1 0.1 4 0.3 2 0.2 21 1.6
POLK 200 0.2 192 96.0 7 3.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,585 1.8 1,453 91.7 96 6.1 6 0.4 6 0.4 1 0.1 23 1.5
RICHMOND 570 0.6 408 71.6 151 26.5 5 0.9 1 0.2 1 0.2 4 0.7
ROBESON 1,302 1.5 520 39.9 314 24.1 445 34.2 9 0.7 2 0.2 12 0.9
ROCKINGHAM 1,073 1.2 887 82.7 174 16.2 3 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.3 6 0.6
ROWAN 1,629 1.8 1,381 84.8 221 13.6 1 0.1 10 0.6 2 0.1 14 0.9
RUTHERFORD 769 0.9 693 90.1 69 9.0 0 0.0 5 0.7 1 0.1 1 0.1
SAMPSON 684 0.8 444 64.9 199 29.1 13 1.9 1 0.1 2 0.3 25 3.7
SCOTLAND 398 0.4 221 55.5 145 36.4 31 7.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
STANLY 735 0.8 669 91.0 56 7.6 1 0.1 4 0.5 1 0.1 4 0.5
STOKES 543 0.6 511 94.1 23 4.2 2 0.4 1 0.2 2 0.4 4 0.7
SURRY 912 1.0 859 94.2 39 4.3 0 0.0 3 0.3 0 0.0 11 1.2
SWAIN 197 0.2 138 70.1 0 0.0 56 28.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 1.0
TRANSYLVANIA 413 0.5 389 94.2 18 4.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.5 4 1.0
TYRRELL 39 0.0 29 74.4 10 25.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
UNION 1,449 1.6 1,247 86.1 157 10.8 2 0.1 9 0.6 3 0.2 31 2.1
VANCE 561 0.6 292 52.0 265 47.2 1 0.2 1 0.2 2 0.4 0 0.0
WAKE 5,588 6.3 4,027 72.1 1,231 22.0 10 0.2 138 2.5 14 0.3 168 3.0
WARREN 249 0.3 110 44.2 129 51.8 9 3.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4
WASHINGTON 166 0.2 95 57.2 71 42.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
WATAUGA 342 0.4 334 97.7 6 1.8 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3
WAYNE 1,219 1.4 803 65.9 384 31.5 0 0.0 9 0.7 0 0.0 23 1.9
WILKES 807 0.9 758 93.9 40 5.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1 7 0.9
WILSON 895 1.0 529 59.1 348 38.9 0 0.0 3 0.3 0 0.0 15 1.7
YADKIN 456 0.5 433 95.0 16 3.5 0 0.0 2 0.4 0 0.0 5 1.1
YANCEY 203 0.2 193 95.1 5 2.5 1 0.5 2 1.0 0 0.0 2 1.0
Missing/Unknown 25 0.0 17 68.0 3 12.0 0 0.0 4 16.0 0 0.0 1 4.0

* 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