YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY AGE AND EDUCATION LEVEL (DECEDENTS AGES 18 & OVER)

  TOTAL EDUCATION LEVEL OF DECEDENT:
8th grade or less
High School, no diploma
High School Graduate
or GED Completed
Some college credit,
but no degree
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree or
Professional Degree
Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 66,074 100.0 6,939 10.5 9,934 15.0 25,293 38.3 8,021 12.1 5,424 8.2 6,743 10.2 2,481 3.8 945 1.4 294 0.4
AGE OF DECEDENT: 667 1.0 23 3.4 154 23.1 318 47.7 127 19.0 25 3.7 15 2.2 2 0.3 1 0.1 2 0.3
18-24
25-34 1,437 2.2 44 3.1 264 18.4 605 42.1 270 18.8 121 8.4 110 7.7 17 1.2 5 0.3 1 0.1
35-44 2,010 3.0 84 4.2 382 19.0 734 36.5 338 16.8 197 9.8 193 9.6 52 2.6 15 0.7 15 0.7
45-54 4,268 6.5 230 5.4 747 17.5 1,687 39.5 620 14.5 418 9.8 409 9.6 111 2.6 24 0.6 22 0.5
55-64 9,260 14.0 484 5.2 1,633 17.6 3,650 39.4 1,334 14.4 906 9.8 826 8.9 274 3.0 76 0.8 77 0.8
65-74 13,816 20.9 1,162 8.4 2,064 14.9 5,154 37.3 1,819 13.2 1,352 9.8 1,407 10.2 574 4.2 202 1.5 82 0.6
75-84 15,962 24.2 1,946 12.2 2,407 15.1 6,196 38.8 1,689 10.6 1,171 7.3 1,572 9.8 673 4.2 254 1.6 54 0.3
85+ 18,654 28.2 2,966 15.9 2,283 12.2 6,949 37.3 1,824 9.8 1,234 6.6 2,211 11.9 778 4.2 368 2.0 41 0.2

* 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