CY2017 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY AGE AND EDUCATION LEVEL (DECEDENTS AGES 18 & OVER)

  TOTAL EDUCATION LEVEL OF DECEDENT:
8th grade or less
High School, no diploma
High School Graduate
or GED Completed
Some college credit,
but no degree
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree or
Professional Degree
Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 91,889 100.0 9,462 10.3 13,726 14.9 35,216 38.3 11,211 12.2 7,563 8.2 9,386 10.2 3,458 3.8 1,380 1.5 487 0.5
AGE OF DECEDENT: 973 1.1 30 3.1 219 22.5 460 47.3 199 20.5 32 3.3 26 2.7 2 0.2 1 0.1 4 0.4
18-24
25-34 2,077 2.3 67 3.2 376 18.1 878 42.3 392 18.9 165 7.9 164 7.9 26 1.3 6 0.3 3 0.1
35-44 2,829 3.1 116 4.1 520 18.4 1,084 38.3 461 16.3 271 9.6 258 9.1 74 2.6 19 0.7 26 0.9
45-54 5,962 6.5 303 5.1 1,052 17.6 2,343 39.3 854 14.3 591 9.9 562 9.4 174 2.9 38 0.6 45 0.8
55-64 12,968 14.1 665 5.1 2,252 17.4 5,146 39.7 1,872 14.4 1,257 9.7 1,148 8.9 398 3.1 104 0.8 126 1.0
65-74 19,091 20.8 1,554 8.1 2,823 14.8 7,087 37.1 2,518 13.2 1,909 10.0 1,985 10.4 802 4.2 285 1.5 128 0.7
75-84 22,319 24.3 2,656 11.9 3,361 15.1 8,652 38.8 2,394 10.7 1,627 7.3 2,200 9.9 941 4.2 392 1.8 96 0.4
85+ 25,670 27.9 4,071 15.9 3,123 12.2 9,566 37.3 2,521 9.8 1,711 6.7 3,043 11.9 1,041 4.1 535 2.1 59 0.2

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