YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 69,460 100.0 8,511 12.3 7,728 11.1 8,820 12.7 7,687 11.1 7,731 11.1 7,201 10.4 7,471 10.8 7,493 10.8 6,818 9.8
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 38 0.1 2 5.3 3 7.9 3 7.9 1 2.6 7 18.4 11 28.9 5 13.2 3 7.9 3 7.9
Unknown
Physician 50,848 73.2 6,381 12.5 5,695 11.2 6,554 12.9 5,610 11.0 5,675 11.2 5,221 10.3 5,362 10.5 5,377 10.6 4,973 9.8
Medical Examiner 9,122 13.1 969 10.6 992 10.9 1,031 11.3 998 10.9 1,033 11.3 1,026 11.2 1,058 11.6 1,102 12.1 913 10.0
Physician Assistant 1,840 2.6 197 10.7 220 12.0 239 13.0 207 11.3 192 10.4 183 9.9 216 11.7 202 11.0 184 10.0
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 7,612 11.0 962 12.6 818 10.7 993 13.0 871 11.4 824 10.8 760 10.0 830 10.9 809 10.6 745 9.8

* Data shown are provisional and include only events occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics