YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 92,419 100.0 8,511 9.2 7,729 8.4 8,822 9.5 7,690 8.3 7,733 8.4 7,206 7.8 7,483 8.1 7,531 8.1 7,378 8.0 7,661 8.3 7,567 8.2 7,108 7.7
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 50 0.1 2 4.0 3 6.0 3 6.0 1 2.0 7 14.0 11 22.0 5 10.0 3 6.0 3 6.0 7 14.0 0 0.0 5 10.0
Unknown
Physician 67,595 73.1 6,381 9.4 5,696 8.4 6,555 9.7 5,611 8.3 5,675 8.4 5,223 7.7 5,372 7.9 5,401 8.0 5,342 7.9 5,570 8.2 5,515 8.2 5,254 7.8
Medical Examiner 11,983 13.0 969 8.1 992 8.3 1,032 8.6 1,000 8.3 1,035 8.6 1,028 8.6 1,059 8.8 1,112 9.3 1,019 8.5 986 8.2 951 7.9 800 6.7
Physician Assistant 2,543 2.8 197 7.7 220 8.7 239 9.4 207 8.1 192 7.6 183 7.2 217 8.5 202 7.9 215 8.5 219 8.6 237 9.3 215 8.5
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 10,248 11.1 962 9.4 818 8.0 993 9.7 871 8.5 824 8.0 761 7.4 830 8.1 813 7.9 799 7.8 879 8.6 864 8.4 834 8.1

* Data shown are provisional and include only events occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics