CY2017 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 93,202 100.0 45,536 48.9 43,474 46.6 747 0.8 1,130 1.2 80 0.1 2,173 2.3 62 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,690 1.8 872 51.6 744 44.0 12 0.7 45 2.7 0 0.0 15 0.9 2 0.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 445 0.5 253 56.9 183 41.1 3 0.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 1.1 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 138 0.1 83 60.1 49 35.5 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 5 3.6 0 0.0
ANSON 302 0.3 216 71.5 83 27.5 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
ASHE 319 0.3 194 60.8 113 35.4 7 2.2 3 0.9 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
AVERY 212 0.2 126 59.4 81 38.2 3 1.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
BEAUFORT 610 0.7 356 58.4 246 40.3 1 0.2 3 0.5 1 0.2 3 0.5 0 0.0
BERTIE 251 0.3 182 72.5 63 25.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 2.0 1 0.4
BLADEN 406 0.4 321 79.1 80 19.7 1 0.2 2 0.5 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,541 1.7 464 30.1 1,014 65.8 15 1.0 17 1.1 1 0.1 30 1.9 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,753 3.0 1,060 38.5 1,594 57.9 34 1.2 25 0.9 1 0.0 37 1.3 2 0.1
BURKE 1,023 1.1 536 52.4 444 43.4 4 0.4 33 3.2 2 0.2 4 0.4 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,665 1.8 730 43.8 837 50.3 10 0.6 19 1.1 0 0.0 66 4.0 3 0.2
CALDWELL 974 1.0 513 52.7 440 45.2 2 0.2 6 0.6 0 0.0 11 1.1 2 0.2
CAMDEN 82 0.1 32 39.0 43 52.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 8.5 0 0.0
CARTERET 785 0.8 255 32.5 506 64.5 10 1.3 9 1.1 0 0.0 5 0.6 0 0.0
CASWELL 275 0.3 157 57.1 93 33.8 1 0.4 2 0.7 0 0.0 22 8.0 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,787 1.9 825 46.2 920 51.5 10 0.6 16 0.9 0 0.0 16 0.9 0 0.0
CHATHAM 704 0.8 322 45.7 353 50.1 9 1.3 6 0.9 0 0.0 14 2.0 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 414 0.4 174 42.0 229 55.3 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 10 2.4 0 0.0
CHOWAN 206 0.2 116 56.3 73 35.4 0 0.0 2 1.0 0 0.0 15 7.3 0 0.0
CLAY 179 0.2 73 40.8 102 57.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.2 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,197 1.3 722 60.3 440 36.8 9 0.8 11 0.9 1 0.1 14 1.2 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 748 0.8 554 74.1 178 23.8 3 0.4 4 0.5 0 0.0 9 1.2 0 0.0
CRAVEN 1,081 1.2 416 38.5 615 56.9 4 0.4 21 1.9 0 0.0 24 2.2 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 2,578 2.8 1,260 48.9 1,231 47.8 8 0.3 22 0.9 8 0.3 49 1.9 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 223 0.2 68 30.5 119 53.4 4 1.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 32 14.3 0 0.0
DARE 363 0.4 53 14.6 258 71.1 3 0.8 1 0.3 0 0.0 48 13.2 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,885 2.0 985 52.3 819 43.4 27 1.4 28 1.5 2 0.1 24 1.3 0 0.0
DAVIE 468 0.5 235 50.2 215 45.9 11 2.4 1 0.2 0 0.0 6 1.3 0 0.0
DUPLIN 531 0.6 394 74.2 114 21.5 4 0.8 15 2.8 0 0.0 4 0.8 0 0.0
DURHAM 2,103 2.3 990 47.1 1,018 48.4 22 1.0 7 0.3 0 0.0 59 2.8 7 0.3
EDGECOMBE 639 0.7 420 65.7 196 30.7 3 0.5 13 2.0 0 0.0 5 0.8 2 0.3
FORSYTH 3,617 3.9 1,608 44.5 1,779 49.2 66 1.8 76 2.1 0 0.0 87 2.4 1 0.0
FRANKLIN 601 0.6 331 55.1 234 38.9 4 0.7 13 2.2 0 0.0 19 3.2 0 0.0
GASTON 2,361 2.5 1,169 49.5 1,099 46.5 19 0.8 45 1.9 1 0.0 27 1.1 1 0.0
GATES 143 0.2 72 50.3 47 32.9 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 23 16.1 0 0.0
GRAHAM 102 0.1 65 63.7 32 31.4 2 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 2.0 1 1.0
GRANVILLE 586 0.6 345 58.9 229 39.1 1 0.2 3 0.5 0 0.0 8 1.4 0 0.0
GREENE 215 0.2 156 72.6 56 26.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.9 0 0.0
GUILFORD 4,598 4.9 2,004 43.6 2,404 52.3 50 1.1 70 1.5 3 0.1 63 1.4 4 0.1
HALIFAX 661 0.7 495 74.9 145 21.9 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 19 2.9 0 0.0
HARNETT 1,006 1.1 543 54.0 423 42.0 6 0.6 13 1.3 1 0.1 20 2.0 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 821 0.9 327 39.8 413 50.3 7 0.9 16 1.9 0 0.0 57 6.9 1 0.1
HENDERSON 1,387 1.5 407 29.3 897 64.7 29 2.1 25 1.8 2 0.1 27 1.9 0 0.0
HERTFORD 266 0.3 172 64.7 82 30.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.1 8 3.0 1 0.4
HOKE 384 0.4 228 59.4 144 37.5 1 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 9 2.3 0 0.0
HYDE 74 0.1 37 50.0 36 48.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.4 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,649 1.8 787 47.7 801 48.6 15 0.9 7 0.4 1 0.1 36 2.2 2 0.1
JACKSON 404 0.4 170 42.1 220 54.5 6 1.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 2.0 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,452 1.6 748 51.5 625 43.0 6 0.4 32 2.2 0 0.0 40 2.8 1 0.1
JONES 150 0.2 96 64.0 50 33.3 2 1.3 2 1.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 652 0.7 329 50.5 300 46.0 3 0.5 5 0.8 1 0.2 13 2.0 1 0.2
LENOIR 761 0.8 515 67.7 228 30.0 6 0.8 8 1.1 0 0.0 4 0.5 0 0.0
LINCOLN 798 0.9 383 48.0 396 49.6 6 0.8 3 0.4 1 0.1 9 1.1 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 515 0.6 295 57.3 217 42.1 2 0.4 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 486 0.5 177 36.4 280 57.6 4 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 23 4.7 2 0.4
MADISON 262 0.3 152 58.0 106 40.5 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.1 0 0.0
MARTIN 332 0.4 237 71.4 91 27.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 1.2 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 6,161 6.6 2,448 39.7 3,346 54.3 26 0.4 49 0.8 16 0.3 271 4.4 5 0.1
MITCHELL 215 0.2 147 68.4 62 28.8 2 0.9 3 1.4 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 315 0.3 200 63.5 106 33.7 3 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 4 1.3 1 0.3
MOORE 1,163 1.2 409 35.2 715 61.5 12 1.0 7 0.6 5 0.4 13 1.1 2 0.2
NASH 1,154 1.2 693 60.1 415 36.0 6 0.5 27 2.3 0 0.0 13 1.1 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 1,928 2.1 634 32.9 1,221 63.3 17 0.9 22 1.1 2 0.1 31 1.6 1 0.1
NORTHAMPTON 255 0.3 169 66.3 76 29.8 0 0.0 2 0.8 0 0.0 8 3.1 0 0.0
ONSLOW 1,181 1.3 503 42.6 619 52.4 9 0.8 12 1.0 2 0.2 36 3.0 0 0.0
ORANGE 818 0.9 272 33.3 512 62.6 11 1.3 5 0.6 1 0.1 17 2.1 0 0.0
PAMLICO 182 0.2 69 37.9 110 60.4 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 1 0.5
PASQUOTANK 430 0.5 205 47.7 176 40.9 4 0.9 8 1.9 0 0.0 37 8.6 0 0.0
PENDER 564 0.6 238 42.2 305 54.1 4 0.7 9 1.6 0 0.0 8 1.4 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 163 0.2 68 41.7 70 42.9 2 1.2 2 1.2 0 0.0 21 12.9 0 0.0
PERSON 423 0.5 257 60.8 150 35.5 2 0.5 2 0.5 0 0.0 11 2.6 1 0.2
PITT 1,331 1.4 711 53.4 541 40.6 11 0.8 32 2.4 4 0.3 31 2.3 1 0.1
POLK 311 0.3 75 24.1 215 69.1 9 2.9 2 0.6 0 0.0 10 3.2 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,630 1.7 895 54.9 684 42.0 19 1.2 20 1.2 1 0.1 11 0.7 0 0.0
RICHMOND 598 0.6 353 59.0 227 38.0 3 0.5 14 2.3 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,416 1.5 1,030 72.7 356 25.1 4 0.3 14 1.0 0 0.0 12 0.8 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 1,121 1.2 693 61.8 394 35.1 5 0.4 14 1.2 0 0.0 15 1.3 0 0.0
ROWAN 1,691 1.8 809 47.8 814 48.1 20 1.2 25 1.5 0 0.0 22 1.3 1 0.1
RUTHERFORD 869 0.9 441 50.7 414 47.6 6 0.7 3 0.3 0 0.0 5 0.6 0 0.0
SAMPSON 709 0.8 525 74.0 163 23.0 2 0.3 9 1.3 0 0.0 10 1.4 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 425 0.5 275 64.7 143 33.6 3 0.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 3 0.7 0 0.0
STANLY 759 0.8 418 55.1 316 41.6 7 0.9 9 1.2 1 0.1 6 0.8 2 0.3
STOKES 597 0.6 364 61.0 213 35.7 7 1.2 5 0.8 0 0.0 7 1.2 1 0.2
SURRY 978 1.0 614 62.8 327 33.4 9 0.9 15 1.5 1 0.1 11 1.1 1 0.1
SWAIN 203 0.2 122 60.1 79 38.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 421 0.5 145 34.4 264 62.7 5 1.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 5 1.2 1 0.2
TYRRELL 43 0.0 27 62.8 14 32.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.3 1 2.3
UNION 1,505 1.6 680 45.2 757 50.3 12 0.8 12 0.8 3 0.2 41 2.7 0 0.0
VANCE 572 0.6 382 66.8 174 30.4 3 0.5 5 0.9 0 0.0 7 1.2 1 0.2
WAKE 5,751 6.2 2,055 35.7 3,169 55.1 32 0.6 98 1.7 3 0.1 390 6.8 4 0.1
WARREN 259 0.3 171 66.0 81 31.3 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0 6 2.3 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 170 0.2 118 69.4 51 30.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
WATAUGA 360 0.4 172 47.8 177 49.2 4 1.1 4 1.1 0 0.0 3 0.8 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,244 1.3 784 63.0 413 33.2 10 0.8 20 1.6 1 0.1 16 1.3 0 0.0
WILKES 830 0.9 532 64.1 262 31.6 10 1.2 18 2.2 1 0.1 7 0.8 0 0.0
WILSON 917 1.0 609 66.4 270 29.4 3 0.3 17 1.9 8 0.9 9 1.0 1 0.1
YADKIN 465 0.5 304 65.4 153 32.9 2 0.4 2 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.9 0 0.0
YANCEY 215 0.2 115 53.5 93 43.3 4 1.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 0.9 0 0.0

Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics