YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY COUNTY OF DEATH AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 69,460 100.0 34,005 49.0 32,423 46.7 551 0.8 850 1.2 56 0.1 1,527 2.2 48 0.1
COUNTY OF DEATH: 1,189 1.7 641 53.9 502 42.2 9 0.8 33 2.8 0 0.0 2 0.2 2 0.2
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 174 0.3 101 58.0 70 40.2 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 78 0.1 48 61.5 29 37.2 0 0.0 1 1.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ANSON 124 0.2 83 66.9 39 31.5 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8
ASHE 187 0.3 113 60.4 67 35.8 5 2.7 1 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0
AVERY 125 0.2 72 57.6 51 40.8 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 364 0.5 222 61.0 139 38.2 1 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
BERTIE 116 0.2 86 74.1 28 24.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 1 0.9
BLADEN 147 0.2 111 75.5 34 23.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.4 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 836 1.2 253 30.3 553 66.1 6 0.7 5 0.6 1 0.1 18 2.2 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,783 4.0 1,132 40.7 1,539 55.3 37 1.3 28 1.0 2 0.1 41 1.5 4 0.1
BURKE 663 1.0 344 51.9 298 44.9 0 0.0 18 2.7 2 0.3 1 0.2 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,426 2.1 638 44.7 699 49.0 7 0.5 25 1.8 0 0.0 53 3.7 4 0.3
CALDWELL 604 0.9 313 51.8 278 46.0 2 0.3 6 1.0 0 0.0 4 0.7 1 0.2
CAMDEN 30 0.0 12 40.0 17 56.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.3 0 0.0
CARTERET 602 0.9 215 35.7 371 61.6 7 1.2 5 0.8 0 0.0 3 0.5 1 0.2
CASWELL 117 0.2 70 59.8 43 36.8 1 0.9 1 0.9 0 0.0 2 1.7 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,465 2.1 679 46.3 753 51.4 9 0.6 12 0.8 0 0.0 12 0.8 0 0.0
CHATHAM 390 0.6 156 40.0 215 55.1 7 1.8 4 1.0 0 0.0 8 2.1 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 250 0.4 113 45.2 128 51.2 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 8 3.2 0 0.0
CHOWAN 115 0.2 79 68.7 33 28.7 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 2 1.7 0 0.0
CLAY 90 0.1 30 33.3 57 63.3 0 0.0 1 1.1 0 0.0 2 2.2 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 800 1.2 487 60.9 294 36.8 6 0.8 7 0.9 1 0.1 5 0.6 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 508 0.7 365 71.9 133 26.2 5 1.0 3 0.6 0 0.0 2 0.4 0 0.0
CRAVEN 841 1.2 352 41.9 458 54.5 4 0.5 13 1.5 1 0.1 12 1.4 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 1,953 2.8 1,008 51.6 898 46.0 6 0.3 16 0.8 1 0.1 24 1.2 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 99 0.1 37 37.4 55 55.6 2 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 5.1 0 0.0
DARE 227 0.3 39 17.2 169 74.4 4 1.8 0 0.0 1 0.4 13 5.7 1 0.4
DAVIDSON 1,024 1.5 542 52.9 427 41.7 23 2.2 20 2.0 1 0.1 11 1.1 0 0.0
DAVIE 173 0.2 85 49.1 83 48.0 3 1.7 1 0.6 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
DUPLIN 255 0.4 187 73.3 55 21.6 1 0.4 7 2.7 0 0.0 5 2.0 0 0.0
DURHAM 2,814 4.1 1,333 47.4 1,329 47.2 21 0.7 18 0.6 1 0.0 107 3.8 5 0.2
EDGECOMBE 324 0.5 219 67.6 92 28.4 1 0.3 9 2.8 0 0.0 2 0.6 1 0.3
FORSYTH 4,009 5.8 1,879 46.9 1,910 47.6 63 1.6 70 1.7 0 0.0 85 2.1 2 0.0
FRANKLIN 231 0.3 128 55.4 96 41.6 1 0.4 2 0.9 0 0.0 4 1.7 0 0.0
GASTON 1,690 2.4 834 49.3 794 47.0 10 0.6 34 2.0 0 0.0 17 1.0 1 0.1
GATES 53 0.1 32 60.4 20 37.7 0 0.0 1 1.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GRAHAM 38 0.1 26 68.4 11 28.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.6
GRANVILLE 314 0.5 186 59.2 123 39.2 1 0.3 2 0.6 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
GREENE 81 0.1 59 72.8 21 25.9 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GUILFORD 3,950 5.7 1,823 46.2 1,977 50.1 33 0.8 54 1.4 2 0.1 59 1.5 2 0.1
HALIFAX 340 0.5 247 72.6 87 25.6 0 0.0 2 0.6 1 0.3 3 0.9 0 0.0
HARNETT 559 0.8 305 54.6 232 41.5 2 0.4 7 1.3 0 0.0 13 2.3 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 517 0.7 219 42.4 242 46.8 8 1.5 9 1.7 0 0.0 39 7.5 0 0.0
HENDERSON 1,045 1.5 318 30.4 676 64.7 19 1.8 19 1.8 1 0.1 12 1.1 0 0.0
HERTFORD 197 0.3 138 70.1 55 27.9 0 0.0 1 0.5 3 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0
HOKE 182 0.3 109 59.9 67 36.8 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 5 2.7 0 0.0
HYDE 36 0.1 15 41.7 20 55.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.8 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,158 1.7 593 51.2 522 45.1 12 1.0 6 0.5 0 0.0 24 2.1 1 0.1
JACKSON 246 0.4 110 44.7 128 52.0 4 1.6 1 0.4 0 0.0 3 1.2 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 971 1.4 540 55.6 386 39.8 2 0.2 20 2.1 0 0.0 23 2.4 0 0.0
JONES 54 0.1 28 51.9 25 46.3 1 1.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 413 0.6 215 52.1 184 44.6 2 0.5 4 1.0 0 0.0 8 1.9 0 0.0
LENOIR 406 0.6 269 66.3 127 31.3 2 0.5 7 1.7 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
LINCOLN 390 0.6 193 49.5 185 47.4 3 0.8 3 0.8 1 0.3 5 1.3 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 247 0.4 138 55.9 108 43.7 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 325 0.5 119 36.6 185 56.9 2 0.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 18 5.5 0 0.0
MADISON 121 0.2 71 58.7 49 40.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
MARTIN 150 0.2 110 73.3 39 26.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 5,856 8.4 2,350 40.1 3,120 53.3 23 0.4 52 0.9 14 0.2 293 5.0 4 0.1
MITCHELL 137 0.2 88 64.2 47 34.3 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 149 0.2 100 67.1 46 30.9 2 1.3 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0
MOORE 1,108 1.6 483 43.6 598 54.0 7 0.6 9 0.8 3 0.3 6 0.5 2 0.2
NASH 782 1.1 482 61.6 275 35.2 3 0.4 17 2.2 0 0.0 5 0.6 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 2,175 3.1 820 37.7 1,279 58.8 22 1.0 23 1.1 1 0.0 29 1.3 1 0.0
NORTHAMPTON 115 0.2 74 64.3 40 34.8 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ONSLOW 586 0.8 258 44.0 301 51.4 4 0.7 7 1.2 0 0.0 16 2.7 0 0.0
ORANGE 1,161 1.7 455 39.2 656 56.5 13 1.1 5 0.4 0 0.0 28 2.4 4 0.3
PAMLICO 65 0.1 27 41.5 36 55.4 1 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.5
PASQUOTANK 347 0.5 179 51.6 156 45.0 5 1.4 2 0.6 0 0.0 5 1.4 0 0.0
PENDER 211 0.3 90 42.7 112 53.1 1 0.5 4 1.9 1 0.5 3 1.4 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 60 0.1 30 50.0 24 40.0 1 1.7 2 3.3 0 0.0 3 5.0 0 0.0
PERSON 211 0.3 131 62.1 77 36.5 1 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
PITT 1,765 2.5 993 56.3 708 40.1 10 0.6 27 1.5 4 0.2 23 1.3 0 0.0
POLK 119 0.2 32 26.9 76 63.9 7 5.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.4 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 908 1.3 508 55.9 364 40.1 14 1.5 14 1.5 1 0.1 7 0.8 0 0.0
RICHMOND 354 0.5 213 60.2 131 37.0 0 0.0 9 2.5 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0
ROBESON 860 1.2 629 73.1 216 25.1 4 0.5 6 0.7 0 0.0 5 0.6 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 723 1.0 469 64.9 236 32.6 3 0.4 12 1.7 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.1
ROWAN 1,153 1.7 553 48.0 564 48.9 15 1.3 12 1.0 0 0.0 9 0.8 0 0.0
RUTHERFORD 584 0.8 306 52.4 269 46.1 5 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 0.7 0 0.0
SAMPSON 320 0.5 238 74.4 72 22.5 1 0.3 5 1.6 0 0.0 4 1.3 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 351 0.5 243 69.2 106 30.2 2 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
STANLY 430 0.6 240 55.8 176 40.9 7 1.6 3 0.7 1 0.2 2 0.5 1 0.2
STOKES 265 0.4 161 60.8 93 35.1 3 1.1 4 1.5 0 0.0 2 0.8 2 0.8
SURRY 818 1.2 526 64.3 262 32.0 10 1.2 12 1.5 0 0.0 8 1.0 0 0.0
SWAIN 125 0.2 84 67.2 40 32.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 277 0.4 92 33.2 181 65.3 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.4 1 0.4
TYRRELL 20 0.0 13 65.0 7 35.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
UNION 1,026 1.5 475 46.3 515 50.2 7 0.7 6 0.6 1 0.1 22 2.1 0 0.0
VANCE 376 0.5 262 69.7 106 28.2 2 0.5 1 0.3 0 0.0 5 1.3 0 0.0
WAKE 4,646 6.7 1,766 38.0 2,428 52.3 20 0.4 79 1.7 3 0.1 348 7.5 2 0.0
WARREN 108 0.2 73 67.6 34 31.5 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 73 0.1 47 64.4 25 34.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.4 0 0.0
WATAUGA 270 0.4 148 54.8 116 43.0 1 0.4 4 1.5 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,055 1.5 705 66.8 316 30.0 8 0.8 20 1.9 1 0.1 5 0.5 0 0.0
WILKES 414 0.6 264 63.8 129 31.2 7 1.7 10 2.4 1 0.2 3 0.7 0 0.0
WILSON 545 0.8 357 65.5 165 30.3 2 0.4 14 2.6 4 0.7 3 0.6 0 0.0
YADKIN 189 0.3 118 62.4 67 35.4 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0
YANCEY 106 0.2 53 50.0 49 46.2 2 1.9 2 1.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Missing/Unknown 1 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0

* 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