CY2018 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS BY MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE 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
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 67,503 71.8 6,851 10.1 5,757 8.5 5,852 8.7 5,441 8.1 5,453 8.1 5,198 7.7 5,201 7.7 5,315 7.9 5,112 7.6 5,617 8.3 5,586 8.3 6,120 9.1
Physician
Medical Examiner 11,262 12.0 1,036 9.2 829 7.4 863 7.7 922 8.2 982 8.7 1,025 9.1 947 8.4 896 8.0 962 8.5 959 8.5 923 8.2 918 8.2
Physician Assistant 2,988 3.2 307 10.3 259 8.7 236 7.9 221 7.4 226 7.6 257 8.6 256 8.6 227 7.6 208 7.0 240 8.0 268 9.0 283 9.5
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 10,975 11.7 1,054 9.6 898 8.2 999 9.1 839 7.6 807 7.4 826 7.5 911 8.3 899 8.2 866 7.9 914 8.3 955 8.7 1,007 9.2
Unknown 1,277 1.4 131 10.3 91 7.1 95 7.4 103 8.1 102 8.0 117 9.2 102 8.0 99 7.8 104 8.1 111 8.7 110 8.6 112 8.8

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