CY2018 DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE 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
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 68,825 72.5 6,963 10.1 5,894 8.6 5,983 8.7 5,549 8.1 5,583 8.1 5,335 7.8 5,293 7.7 5,405 7.9 5,193 7.5 5,715 8.3 5,682 8.3 6,230 9.1
Physician
Medical Examiner 11,684 12.3 1,071 9.2 859 7.4 888 7.6 955 8.2 1,004 8.6 1,078 9.2 989 8.5 951 8.1 1,002 8.6 990 8.5 959 8.2 938 8.0
Physician Assistant 3,056 3.2 317 10.4 263 8.6 243 8.0 232 7.6 227 7.4 260 8.5 260 8.5 233 7.6 211 6.9 247 8.1 276 9.0 287 9.4
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 11,250 11.9 1,083 9.6 924 8.2 1,023 9.1 858 7.6 828 7.4 845 7.5 939 8.3 918 8.2 886 7.9 938 8.3 972 8.6 1,036 9.2
Unknown 52 0.1 14 26.9 6 11.5 3 5.8 3 5.8 4 7.7 4 7.7 6 11.5 2 3.8 3 5.8 4 7.7 1 1.9 2 3.8

*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