CY2018 DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH OF DEATH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 94,867 100.0 9,448 10.0 7,946 8.4 8,140 8.6 7,597 8.0 7,646 8.1 7,522 7.9 7,487 7.9 7,509 7.9 7,295 7.7 7,894 8.3 7,890 8.3 8,493 9.0
PLACE OF DEATH: 25,854 27.3 2,786 10.8 2,172 8.4 2,221 8.6 2,041 7.9 2,058 8.0 2,000 7.7 1,936 7.5 1,969 7.6 2,006 7.8 2,140 8.3 2,121 8.2 2,404 9.3
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 4,355 4.6 461 10.6 339 7.8 397 9.1 366 8.4 325 7.5 334 7.7 341 7.8 351 8.1 340 7.8 353 8.1 351 8.1 397 9.1
Dead on Arrival 524 0.6 45 8.6 53 10.1 41 7.8 40 7.6 41 7.8 48 9.2 50 9.5 39 7.4 41 7.8 37 7.1 41 7.8 48 9.2
Decedent's Home 27,995 29.5 2,538 9.1 2,237 8.0 2,420 8.6 2,285 8.2 2,299 8.2 2,295 8.2 2,228 8.0 2,241 8.0 2,157 7.7 2,380 8.5 2,384 8.5 2,531 9.0
Hospice Facility 14,559 15.3 1,353 9.3 1,274 8.8 1,303 8.9 1,146 7.9 1,221 8.4 1,142 7.8 1,211 8.3 1,228 8.4 1,070 7.3 1,172 8.1 1,198 8.2 1,241 8.5
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 16,070 16.9 1,776 11.1 1,420 8.8 1,353 8.4 1,285 8.0 1,253 7.8 1,194 7.4 1,287 8.0 1,220 7.6 1,192 7.4 1,303 8.1 1,336 8.3 1,451 9.0
Other 5,383 5.7 469 8.7 445 8.3 401 7.4 426 7.9 435 8.1 500 9.3 424 7.9 449 8.3 477 8.9 498 9.3 451 8.4 408 7.6
Unknown 127 0.1 20 15.7 6 4.7 4 3.1 8 6.3 14 11.0 9 7.1 10 7.9 12 9.4 12 9.4 11 8.7 8 6.3 13 10.2

*Data include deaths occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics