YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH CATEGORY AND AGE OF DECEDENT

  TOTAL AGE
Infant 1 to 4 5-9 10-14 15-17 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65-74 75-84 85+ UNK
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 89,250 100.0 791 0.9 109 0.1 74 0.1 112 0.1 137 0.2 887 1.0 1,896 2.1 2,637 3.0 5,621 6.3 12,369 13.9 18,297 20.5 21,436 24.0 24,877 27.9 7 0.0
UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH CATEGORY: 16,216 18.2 7 0.0 2 0.0 4 0.0 5 0.0 2 0.0 19 0.1 84 0.5 237 1.5 876 5.4 2,119 13.1 3,263 20.1 4,045 24.9 5,553 34.2 0 0.0
Diseases of Heart
Hypertension 868 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 1.2 20 2.3 61 7.0 119 13.7 165 19.0 167 19.2 326 37.6 0 0.0
Cerebrovascular Disease 4,398 4.9 4 0.1 3 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.1 1 0.0 5 0.1 14 0.3 54 1.2 173 3.9 419 9.5 761 17.3 1,179 26.8 1,782 40.5 0 0.0
Atherosclerosis 105 0.1 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 8.6 17 16.2 26 24.8 14 13.3 37 35.2 0 0.0
Cancer 17,281 19.4 1 0.0 6 0.0 12 0.1 9 0.1 10 0.1 25 0.1 101 0.6 335 1.9 1,147 6.6 3,451 20.0 5,090 29.5 4,518 26.1 2,576 14.9 0 0.0
Diabetes Mellitus 2,529 2.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 8 0.3 21 0.8 69 2.7 209 8.3 482 19.1 721 28.5 604 23.9 415 16.4 0 0.0
Pneumonia and Influenza 1,808 2.0 2 0.1 1 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0 6 0.3 14 0.8 34 1.9 73 4.0 189 10.5 325 18.0 445 24.6 715 39.5 0 0.0
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases 4,933 5.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 0.1 3 0.1 1 0.0 9 0.2 13 0.3 23 0.5 149 3.0 628 12.7 1,384 28.1 1,541 31.2 1,175 23.8 1 0.0
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis 1,123 1.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 20 1.8 71 6.3 223 19.9 373 33.2 263 23.4 135 12.0 37 3.3 0 0.0
Septicemia 1,276 1.4 5 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 3 0.2 13 1.0 26 2.0 68 5.3 192 15.0 291 22.8 335 26.3 342 26.8 0 0.0
Nephritis, Nephrosis, & Nephrotic Syn. 1,790 2.0 3 0.2 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 0 0.0 8 0.4 31 1.7 90 5.0 231 12.9 395 22.1 516 28.8 514 28.7 0 0.0
Unintentional Motor Vehicle Injuries 1,224 1.4 5 0.4 13 1.1 11 0.9 22 1.8 34 2.8 169 13.8 205 16.7 169 13.8 172 14.1 182 14.9 115 9.4 80 6.5 47 3.8 0 0.0
All Other Unintentional Injuries 3,089 3.5 11 0.4 21 0.7 7 0.2 3 0.1 18 0.6 131 4.2 378 12.2 377 12.2 384 12.4 352 11.4 306 9.9 440 14.2 660 21.4 1 0.0
Suicide 1,242 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 18 1.4 20 1.6 122 9.8 210 16.9 189 15.2 223 18.0 200 16.1 140 11.3 84 6.8 36 2.9 0 0.0
Homicide 532 0.6 11 2.1 3 0.6 4 0.8 4 0.8 14 2.6 115 21.6 140 26.3 104 19.5 50 9.4 49 9.2 23 4.3 9 1.7 6 1.1 0 0.0
Alzheimer's disease 3,805 4.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 5 0.1 34 0.9 281 7.4 1,137 29.9 2,347 61.7 0 0.0
HIV disease 181 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.7 11 6.1 21 11.6 51 28.2 63 34.8 27 14.9 4 2.2 1 0.6 0 0.0
All Other Causes of Death 19,181 21.5 666 3.5 43 0.2 22 0.1 33 0.2 23 0.1 200 1.0 502 2.6 665 3.5 1,169 6.1 2,173 11.3 3,181 16.6 4,385 22.9 6,116 31.9 3 0.0
Cause of Death Not Coded Yet 7,669 8.6 75 1.0 16 0.2 6 0.1 9 0.1 13 0.2 70 0.9 152 2.0 211 2.8 489 6.4 1,096 14.3 1,540 20.1 1,798 23.4 2,192 28.6 2 0.0

* 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