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Information about Deaths in North Carolina for 1997

Oldest Male Decedent   110
Oldest Female Decedent   112
Weekday Most Deaths Occurred Saturday 9,637
Weekday Fewest Deaths Occurred Tuesday 9,270
Month Most Deaths Occurred January 6,609
Month Most Motor Vehicle Deaths Occurred May 145
Month Most Homicides Occurred June 73
Total Deaths   65,880

Source: North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.