CY2017 DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH OF DEATH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 94,070 100.0 8,512 9.0 7,731 8.2 8,823 9.4 7,693 8.2 7,734 8.2 7,211 7.7 7,486 8.0 7,537 8.0 7,387 7.9 7,680 8.2 7,636 8.1 8,640 9.2
PLACE OF DEATH: 25,800 27.4 2,506 9.7 2,262 8.8 2,563 9.9 2,159 8.4 2,064 8.0 1,891 7.3 2,009 7.8 1,919 7.4 1,989 7.7 1,991 7.7 2,098 8.1 2,349 9.1
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 4,335 4.6 390 9.0 356 8.2 385 8.9 341 7.9 355 8.2 366 8.4 317 7.3 341 7.9 349 8.1 358 8.3 355 8.2 422 9.7
Dead on Arrival 562 0.6 51 9.1 47 8.4 49 8.7 38 6.8 55 9.8 49 8.7 37 6.6 54 9.6 37 6.6 56 10.0 38 6.8 51 9.1
Decedent's Home 27,103 28.8 2,350 8.7 2,133 7.9 2,442 9.0 2,165 8.0 2,354 8.7 2,083 7.7 2,210 8.2 2,245 8.3 2,099 7.7 2,247 8.3 2,261 8.3 2,514 9.3
Hospice Facility 14,816 15.7 1,270 8.6 1,162 7.8 1,357 9.2 1,239 8.4 1,214 8.2 1,131 7.6 1,204 8.1 1,241 8.4 1,207 8.1 1,247 8.4 1,215 8.2 1,329 9.0
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 15,925 16.9 1,466 9.2 1,327 8.3 1,593 10.0 1,279 8.0 1,236 7.8 1,258 7.9 1,249 7.8 1,251 7.9 1,228 7.7 1,314 8.3 1,256 7.9 1,468 9.2
Other 5,443 5.8 470 8.6 433 8.0 420 7.7 461 8.5 453 8.3 427 7.8 457 8.4 484 8.9 475 8.7 460 8.5 406 7.5 497 9.1
Unknown 86 0.1 9 10.5 11 12.8 14 16.3 11 12.8 3 3.5 6 7.0 3 3.5 2 2.3 3 3.5 7 8.1 7 8.1 10 11.6

*Data include deaths occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics