CY2018 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS 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+
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 94,005 100.0 806 0.9 118 0.1 75 0.1 113 0.1 143 0.2 919 1.0 2,055 2.2 2,795 3.0 5,787 6.2 13,074 13.9 19,240 20.5 23,091 24.6 25,789 27.4
UNDERLYING CAUSE OF DEATH CATEGORY: 19,254 20.5 14 0.1 9 0.0 1 0.0 4 0.0 1 0.0 28 0.1 116 0.6 359 1.9 1,110 5.8 2,643 13.7 3,875 20.1 4,726 24.5 6,368 33.1
Diseases of Heart
Hypertension 1,027 1.1 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 8 0.8 21 2.0 68 6.6 131 12.8 175 17.0 253 24.6 369 35.9
Cerebrovascular Disease 5,072 5.4 6 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.1 1 0.0 4 0.1 23 0.5 64 1.3 185 3.6 500 9.9 920 18.1 1,403 27.7 1,963 38.7
Atherosclerosis 138 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.2 5 3.6 29 21.0 31 22.5 20 14.5 50 36.2
Cancer 19,693 20.9 0 0.0 7 0.0 14 0.1 12 0.1 14 0.1 29 0.1 121 0.6 367 1.9 1,298 6.6 3,855 19.6 5,832 29.6 5,228 26.5 2,916 14.8
Diabetes Mellitus 3,021 3.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 1 0.0 4 0.1 45 1.5 102 3.4 258 8.5 617 20.4 848 28.1 679 22.5 465 15.4
Pneumonia and Influenza 2,067 2.2 8 0.4 3 0.1 4 0.2 4 0.2 2 0.1 3 0.1 24 1.2 29 1.4 70 3.4 215 10.4 372 18.0 562 27.2 771 37.3
Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases 5,367 5.7 2 0.0 1 0.0 2 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.0 5 0.1 5 0.1 20 0.4 166 3.1 691 12.9 1,410 26.3 1,754 32.7 1,306 24.3
Chronic Liver Disease and Cirrhosis 1,303 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 1.2 103 7.9 254 19.5 426 32.7 326 25.0 137 10.5 42 3.2
Septicemia 1,531 1.6 3 0.2 2 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0 5 0.3 18 1.2 38 2.5 95 6.2 252 16.5 368 24.0 414 27.0 332 21.7
Nephritis, Nephrosis, & Nephrotic Syn. 1,936 2.1 6 0.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 3 0.2 11 0.6 28 1.4 88 4.5 246 12.7 462 23.9 590 30.5 501 25.9
Unintentional Motor Vehicle Injuries 1,591 1.7 6 0.4 14 0.9 10 0.6 18 1.1 33 2.1 215 13.5 286 18.0 216 13.6 218 13.7 235 14.8 162 10.2 123 7.7 55 3.5
Unintentional Poisonings 2,171 2.3 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.1 183 8.4 605 27.9 550 25.3 455 21.0 299 13.8 51 2.3 11 0.5 13 0.6
All Other Unintentional Injuries 2,307 2.5 21 0.9 26 1.1 17 0.7 6 0.3 12 0.5 42 1.8 64 2.8 78 3.4 125 5.4 266 11.5 335 14.5 522 22.6 793 34.4
Suicide 1,499 1.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 18 1.2 34 2.3 151 10.1 219 14.6 219 14.6 293 19.5 285 19.0 153 10.2 99 6.6 28 1.9
Homicide 651 0.7 9 1.4 7 1.1 3 0.5 8 1.2 24 3.7 139 21.4 184 28.3 103 15.8 70 10.8 54 8.3 33 5.1 13 2.0 4 0.6
Alzheimer's disease 4,502 4.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.0 46 1.0 305 6.8 1,365 30.3 2,784 61.8
HIV disease 190 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5 16 8.4 22 11.6 61 32.1 54 28.4 31 16.3 4 2.1 1 0.5
All Other Causes of Death 20,685 22.0 729 3.5 48 0.2 21 0.1 34 0.2 16 0.1 106 0.5 295 1.4 473 2.3 966 4.7 2,230 10.8 3,551 17.2 5,188 25.1 7,028 34.0

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