YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY AGE AND TOBACCO LISTED AS A CONTRIBUTING CAUSE OF DEATH (DECEDENTS AGES 18 & OVER)

  TOTAL TOBACCO CONTRIBUTING TO DEATH:
Unknown Not on Certificate No Probably Yes
# % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 66,074 100.0 31,068 47.0 3,951 6.0 22,183 33.6 4,004 6.1 4,868 7.4
AGE OF DECEDENT: 667 1.0 254 38.1 31 4.6 376 56.4 5 0.7 1 0.1
18-24
25-34 1,437 2.2 670 46.6 58 4.0 674 46.9 21 1.5 14 1.0
35-44 2,010 3.0 973 48.4 109 5.4 797 39.7 69 3.4 62 3.1
45-54 4,268 6.5 2,064 48.4 254 6.0 1,339 31.4 278 6.5 333 7.8
55-64 9,260 14.0 4,307 46.5 543 5.9 2,397 25.9 866 9.4 1,147 12.4
65-74 13,816 20.9 6,404 46.4 849 6.1 3,762 27.2 1,182 8.6 1,619 11.7
75-84 15,962 24.2 7,577 47.5 1,013 6.3 5,138 32.2 1,018 6.4 1,216 7.6
85+ 18,654 28.2 8,819 47.3 1,094 5.9 7,700 41.3 565 3.0 476 2.6

* 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