CY2018 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY DISPOSITION OF THE BODY AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH OF DEATH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 94,005 100.0 9,379 10.0 7,834 8.3 8,045 8.6 7,526 8.0 7,570 8.1 7,423 7.9 7,417 7.9 7,436 7.9 7,252 7.7 7,841 8.3 7,842 8.3 8,440 9.0
DISPOSITION OF THE BODY: 44,208 47.0 4,458 10.1 3,705 8.4 3,914 8.9 3,589 8.1 3,618 8.2 3,426 7.7 3,450 7.8 3,370 7.6 3,377 7.6 3,671 8.3 3,737 8.5 3,893 8.8
Burial
Cremation 45,221 48.1 4,466 9.9 3,742 8.3 3,755 8.3 3,585 7.9 3,606 8.0 3,628 8.0 3,629 8.0 3,692 8.2 3,476 7.7 3,802 8.4 3,710 8.2 4,130 9.1
Donation 742 0.8 65 8.8 57 7.7 60 8.1 59 8.0 55 7.4 64 8.6 57 7.7 55 7.4 75 10.1 67 9.0 61 8.2 67 9.0
Entombment 1,224 1.3 123 10.0 119 9.7 117 9.6 92 7.5 99 8.1 97 7.9 83 6.8 94 7.7 103 8.4 90 7.4 97 7.9 110 9.0
Other 87 0.1 8 9.2 3 3.4 5 5.7 5 5.7 9 10.3 9 10.3 5 5.7 8 9.2 12 13.8 11 12.6 2 2.3 10 11.5
Removal from state 2,431 2.6 252 10.4 201 8.3 189 7.8 189 7.8 176 7.2 189 7.8 188 7.7 208 8.6 198 8.1 191 7.9 230 9.5 220 9.0
Unknown 92 0.1 7 7.6 7 7.6 5 5.4 7 7.6 7 7.6 10 10.9 5 5.4 9 9.8 11 12.0 9 9.8 5 5.4 10 10.9

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