CY2018 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 92,750 100.0 8,709 9.4 13,614 14.7 35,803 38.6 11,587 12.5 7,850 8.5 9,686 10.4 3,496 3.8 1,485 1.6 520 0.6
AGE OF DECEDENT: 919 1.0 25 2.7 201 21.9 436 47.4 192 20.9 39 4.2 24 2.6 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.1
18-24
25-34 2,055 2.2 72 3.5 375 18.2 863 42.0 378 18.4 170 8.3 145 7.1 36 1.8 9 0.4 7 0.3
35-44 2,795 3.0 116 4.2 502 18.0 1,078 38.6 441 15.8 276 9.9 279 10.0 67 2.4 18 0.6 18 0.6
45-54 5,787 6.2 276 4.8 892 15.4 2,331 40.3 900 15.6 548 9.5 574 9.9 172 3.0 49 0.8 45 0.8
55-64 13,074 14.1 666 5.1 2,251 17.2 5,332 40.8 1,806 13.8 1,238 9.5 1,153 8.8 366 2.8 118 0.9 144 1.1
65-74 19,240 20.7 1,434 7.5 2,795 14.5 7,041 36.6 2,626 13.6 1,999 10.4 2,076 10.8 831 4.3 281 1.5 157 0.8
75-84 23,091 24.9 2,384 10.3 3,444 14.9 9,002 39.0 2,663 11.5 1,768 7.7 2,326 10.1 966 4.2 446 1.9 92 0.4
85+ 25,789 27.8 3,736 14.5 3,154 12.2 9,720 37.7 2,581 10.0 1,812 7.0 3,109 12.1 1,057 4.1 564 2.2 56 0.2

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