YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) 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 88,020 100.0 9,152 10.4 13,219 15.0 33,641 38.2 10,735 12.2 7,267 8.3 8,996 10.2 3,292 3.7 1,319 1.5 399 0.5
AGE OF DECEDENT: 887 1.0 29 3.3 197 22.2 426 48.0 180 20.3 30 3.4 20 2.3 2 0.2 1 0.1 2 0.2
18-24
25-34 1,896 2.2 65 3.4 347 18.3 792 41.8 358 18.9 155 8.2 149 7.9 23 1.2 5 0.3 2 0.1
35-44 2,637 3.0 110 4.2 491 18.6 997 37.8 435 16.5 258 9.8 245 9.3 67 2.5 17 0.6 17 0.6
45-54 5,621 6.4 288 5.1 999 17.8 2,208 39.3 797 14.2 565 10.1 531 9.4 163 2.9 35 0.6 35 0.6
55-64 12,369 14.1 637 5.1 2,157 17.4 4,890 39.5 1,801 14.6 1,212 9.8 1,097 8.9 374 3.0 101 0.8 100 0.8
65-74 18,297 20.8 1,496 8.2 2,737 15.0 6,794 37.1 2,419 13.2 1,824 10.0 1,888 10.3 760 4.2 272 1.5 107 0.6
75-84 21,436 24.4 2,565 12.0 3,248 15.2 8,288 38.7 2,303 10.7 1,559 7.3 2,123 9.9 893 4.2 375 1.7 82 0.4
85+ 24,877 28.3 3,962 15.9 3,043 12.2 9,246 37.2 2,442 9.8 1,664 6.7 2,943 11.8 1,010 4.1 513 2.1 54 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