YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY COUNTY OF DEATH AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 92,419 100.0 45,170 48.9 43,254 46.8 733 0.8 1,119 1.2 71 0.1 2,009 2.2 63 0.1
COUNTY OF DEATH: 1,638 1.8 874 53.4 704 43.0 12 0.7 41 2.5 0 0.0 5 0.3 2 0.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 233 0.3 130 55.8 98 42.1 2 0.9 1 0.4 0 0.0 2 0.9 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 110 0.1 66 60.0 43 39.1 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ANSON 166 0.2 117 70.5 46 27.7 0 0.0 2 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6
ASHE 246 0.3 150 61.0 86 35.0 7 2.8 2 0.8 1 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0
AVERY 172 0.2 94 54.7 74 43.0 1 0.6 1 0.6 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 0.6
BEAUFORT 486 0.5 297 61.1 185 38.1 1 0.2 2 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
BERTIE 163 0.2 121 74.2 40 24.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 1 0.6
BLADEN 204 0.2 158 77.5 43 21.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.5 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,113 1.2 330 29.6 735 66.0 10 0.9 8 0.7 1 0.1 29 2.6 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 3,732 4.0 1,491 40.0 2,097 56.2 49 1.3 32 0.9 2 0.1 56 1.5 5 0.1
BURKE 878 1.0 459 52.3 386 44.0 3 0.3 26 3.0 2 0.2 2 0.2 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,907 2.1 859 45.0 923 48.4 9 0.5 30 1.6 0 0.0 82 4.3 4 0.2
CALDWELL 808 0.9 418 51.7 373 46.2 2 0.2 8 1.0 0 0.0 6 0.7 1 0.1
CAMDEN 40 0.0 16 40.0 23 57.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.5 0 0.0
CARTERET 796 0.9 288 36.2 484 60.8 8 1.0 11 1.4 0 0.0 4 0.5 1 0.1
CASWELL 151 0.2 90 59.6 57 37.7 1 0.7 1 0.7 0 0.0 2 1.3 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,966 2.1 938 47.7 985 50.1 10 0.5 19 1.0 0 0.0 14 0.7 0 0.0
CHATHAM 555 0.6 227 40.9 302 54.4 10 1.8 5 0.9 0 0.0 11 2.0 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 322 0.3 142 44.1 170 52.8 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0 9 2.8 0 0.0
CHOWAN 158 0.2 104 65.8 51 32.3 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0 2 1.3 0 0.0
CLAY 120 0.1 40 33.3 74 61.7 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 5 4.2 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,081 1.2 652 60.3 400 37.0 9 0.8 11 1.0 1 0.1 8 0.7 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 664 0.7 481 72.4 172 25.9 5 0.8 3 0.5 0 0.0 3 0.5 0 0.0
CRAVEN 1,115 1.2 440 39.5 631 56.6 6 0.5 19 1.7 1 0.1 17 1.5 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 2,628 2.8 1,337 50.9 1,214 46.2 8 0.3 23 0.9 7 0.3 39 1.5 0 0.0
CURRITUCK 144 0.2 50 34.7 86 59.7 2 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 4.2 0 0.0
DARE 285 0.3 47 16.5 217 76.1 4 1.4 1 0.4 1 0.4 14 4.9 1 0.4
DAVIDSON 1,377 1.5 745 54.1 568 41.2 24 1.7 27 2.0 1 0.1 12 0.9 0 0.0
DAVIE 237 0.3 116 48.9 112 47.3 5 2.1 1 0.4 0 0.0 3 1.3 0 0.0
DUPLIN 344 0.4 256 74.4 73 21.2 2 0.6 8 2.3 0 0.0 5 1.5 0 0.0
DURHAM 3,692 4.0 1,753 47.5 1,747 47.3 29 0.8 22 0.6 1 0.0 133 3.6 7 0.2
EDGECOMBE 444 0.5 303 68.2 125 28.2 1 0.2 12 2.7 0 0.0 2 0.5 1 0.2
FORSYTH 5,196 5.6 2,466 47.5 2,451 47.2 81 1.6 85 1.6 0 0.0 111 2.1 2 0.0
FRANKLIN 312 0.3 168 53.8 133 42.6 1 0.3 5 1.6 0 0.0 5 1.6 0 0.0
GASTON 2,238 2.4 1,112 49.7 1,042 46.6 17 0.8 43 1.9 0 0.0 23 1.0 1 0.0
GATES 82 0.1 46 56.1 33 40.2 0 0.0 1 1.2 0 0.0 2 2.4 0 0.0
GRAHAM 57 0.1 35 61.4 20 35.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.8 1 1.8
GRANVILLE 418 0.5 248 59.3 164 39.2 1 0.2 3 0.7 0 0.0 2 0.5 0 0.0
GREENE 107 0.1 76 71.0 30 28.0 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GUILFORD 5,305 5.7 2,443 46.1 2,657 50.1 47 0.9 80 1.5 3 0.1 72 1.4 3 0.1
HALIFAX 467 0.5 343 73.4 116 24.8 0 0.0 2 0.4 1 0.2 5 1.1 0 0.0
HARNETT 755 0.8 410 54.3 318 42.1 5 0.7 8 1.1 0 0.0 14 1.9 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 697 0.8 284 40.7 340 48.8 9 1.3 14 2.0 0 0.0 50 7.2 0 0.0
HENDERSON 1,417 1.5 431 30.4 909 64.1 28 2.0 21 1.5 2 0.1 26 1.8 0 0.0
HERTFORD 259 0.3 180 69.5 74 28.6 0 0.0 1 0.4 3 1.2 0 0.0 1 0.4
HOKE 234 0.3 139 59.4 87 37.2 1 0.4 1 0.4 0 0.0 6 2.6 0 0.0
HYDE 56 0.1 25 44.6 30 53.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.8 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,560 1.7 779 49.9 726 46.5 16 1.0 8 0.5 0 0.0 30 1.9 1 0.1
JACKSON 331 0.4 150 45.3 171 51.7 4 1.2 1 0.3 0 0.0 5 1.5 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 1,292 1.4 702 54.3 527 40.8 3 0.2 31 2.4 0 0.0 29 2.2 0 0.0
JONES 88 0.1 48 54.5 38 43.2 1 1.1 1 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
LEE 568 0.6 291 51.2 257 45.2 3 0.5 6 1.1 1 0.2 10 1.8 0 0.0
LENOIR 558 0.6 378 67.7 168 30.1 3 0.5 8 1.4 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
LINCOLN 542 0.6 274 50.6 253 46.7 3 0.6 4 0.7 1 0.2 7 1.3 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 320 0.3 178 55.6 141 44.1 1 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 411 0.4 154 37.5 228 55.5 3 0.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 23 5.6 2 0.5
MADISON 148 0.2 84 56.8 61 41.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.4 1 0.7
MARTIN 184 0.2 132 71.7 50 27.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.1 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 7,766 8.4 3,146 40.5 4,150 53.4 32 0.4 65 0.8 14 0.2 355 4.6 4 0.1
MITCHELL 195 0.2 134 68.7 57 29.2 1 0.5 2 1.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 200 0.2 131 65.5 65 32.5 3 1.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0
MOORE 1,496 1.6 636 42.5 818 54.7 12 0.8 12 0.8 5 0.3 10 0.7 3 0.2
NASH 1,020 1.1 635 62.3 356 34.9 4 0.4 19 1.9 0 0.0 6 0.6 0 0.0
NEW HANOVER 2,819 3.1 1,052 37.3 1,663 59.0 26 0.9 36 1.3 2 0.1 39 1.4 1 0.0
NORTHAMPTON 152 0.2 99 65.1 52 34.2 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ONSLOW 779 0.8 337 43.3 402 51.6 5 0.6 10 1.3 1 0.1 24 3.1 0 0.0
ORANGE 1,529 1.7 609 39.8 851 55.7 16 1.0 7 0.5 1 0.1 41 2.7 4 0.3
PAMLICO 88 0.1 33 37.5 53 60.2 1 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.1
PASQUOTANK 455 0.5 234 51.4 205 45.1 5 1.1 6 1.3 0 0.0 5 1.1 0 0.0
PENDER 284 0.3 126 44.4 148 52.1 1 0.4 4 1.4 1 0.4 4 1.4 0 0.0
PERQUIMANS 78 0.1 39 50.0 33 42.3 1 1.3 2 2.6 0 0.0 3 3.8 0 0.0
PERSON 263 0.3 159 60.5 99 37.6 2 0.8 2 0.8 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
PITT 2,429 2.6 1,374 56.6 969 39.9 13 0.5 33 1.4 4 0.2 35 1.4 1 0.0
POLK 161 0.2 42 26.1 106 65.8 7 4.3 1 0.6 0 0.0 5 3.1 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,187 1.3 657 55.3 489 41.2 17 1.4 16 1.3 1 0.1 7 0.6 0 0.0
RICHMOND 454 0.5 274 60.4 169 37.2 0 0.0 10 2.2 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,090 1.2 798 73.2 271 24.9 5 0.5 7 0.6 0 0.0 9 0.8 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 952 1.0 615 64.6 318 33.4 4 0.4 12 1.3 0 0.0 2 0.2 1 0.1
ROWAN 1,484 1.6 717 48.3 717 48.3 20 1.3 16 1.1 0 0.0 13 0.9 1 0.1
RUTHERFORD 741 0.8 385 52.0 344 46.4 6 0.8 2 0.3 0 0.0 4 0.5 0 0.0
SAMPSON 422 0.5 311 73.7 98 23.2 2 0.5 5 1.2 0 0.0 6 1.4 0 0.0
SCOTLAND 473 0.5 329 69.6 139 29.4 3 0.6 2 0.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
STANLY 568 0.6 314 55.3 238 41.9 7 1.2 3 0.5 1 0.2 4 0.7 1 0.2
STOKES 333 0.4 200 60.1 118 35.4 4 1.2 4 1.2 0 0.0 5 1.5 2 0.6
SURRY 1,020 1.1 654 64.1 332 32.5 13 1.3 13 1.3 0 0.0 8 0.8 0 0.0
SWAIN 162 0.2 104 64.2 55 34.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.9 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 355 0.4 121 34.1 229 64.5 2 0.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.3 1 0.3
TYRRELL 25 0.0 16 64.0 9 36.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
UNION 1,352 1.5 618 45.7 681 50.4 14 1.0 9 0.7 1 0.1 29 2.1 0 0.0
VANCE 509 0.6 351 69.0 145 28.5 3 0.6 5 1.0 0 0.0 5 1.0 0 0.0
WAKE 6,236 6.7 2,350 37.7 3,283 52.6 29 0.5 110 1.8 3 0.0 456 7.3 5 0.1
WARREN 141 0.2 96 68.1 43 30.5 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 102 0.1 68 66.7 33 32.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.0 0 0.0
WATAUGA 354 0.4 184 52.0 160 45.2 2 0.6 6 1.7 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,427 1.5 941 65.9 445 31.2 11 0.8 23 1.6 1 0.1 6 0.4 0 0.0
WILKES 579 0.6 367 63.4 186 32.1 10 1.7 11 1.9 1 0.2 4 0.7 0 0.0
WILSON 732 0.8 491 67.1 214 29.2 2 0.3 15 2.0 5 0.7 5 0.7 0 0.0
YADKIN 291 0.3 184 63.2 102 35.1 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0 3 1.0 0 0.0
YANCEY 139 0.2 74 53.2 61 43.9 2 1.4 2 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0

* 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