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

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 67,005 100.0 8,234 12.3 7,465 11.1 8,545 12.8 7,418 11.1 7,456 11.1 6,941 10.4 7,169 10.7 7,227 10.8 6,550 9.8
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 36 0.1 2 5.6 3 8.3 3 8.3 1 2.8 6 16.7 10 27.8 5 13.9 3 8.3 3 8.3
Unknown
Physician 49,265 73.5 6,188 12.6 5,517 11.2 6,367 12.9 5,426 11.0 5,496 11.2 5,074 10.3 5,190 10.5 5,207 10.6 4,800 9.7
Medical Examiner 8,473 12.6 915 10.8 935 11.0 972 11.5 933 11.0 958 11.3 932 11.0 961 11.3 1,024 12.1 843 9.9
Physician Assistant 1,796 2.7 191 10.6 214 11.9 233 13.0 201 11.2 188 10.5 181 10.1 208 11.6 200 11.1 180 10.0
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 7,435 11.1 938 12.6 796 10.7 970 13.0 857 11.5 808 10.9 744 10.0 805 10.8 793 10.7 724 9.7

* 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