YTD2019 QUARTERS 1-3 (JAN-SEP) DEATHS OCCURRING* IN NORTH CAROLINA BY PLACE OF DEATH AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 72,032 100.0 8,440 11.7 8,187 11.4 8,519 11.8 8,037 11.2 8,104 11.3 7,802 10.8 7,642 10.6 7,746 10.8 7,555 10.5
PLACE OF DEATH: 19,173 26.6 2,315 12.1 2,271 11.8 2,339 12.2 2,201 11.5 2,127 11.1 1,995 10.4 1,979 10.3 1,977 10.3 1,969 10.3
Inpatient
Emergency Room/Outpatient 3,289 4.6 397 12.1 351 10.7 357 10.9 367 11.2 405 12.3 344 10.5 323 9.8 383 11.6 362 11.0
Dead on Arrival 378 0.5 43 11.4 48 12.7 46 12.2 38 10.1 48 12.7 42 11.1 33 8.7 48 12.7 32 8.5
Decedent's Home 21,618 30.0 2,548 11.8 2,440 11.3 2,476 11.5 2,415 11.2 2,427 11.2 2,415 11.2 2,346 10.9 2,329 10.8 2,222 10.3
Hospice Facility 11,351 15.8 1,346 11.9 1,259 11.1 1,372 12.1 1,246 11.0 1,236 10.9 1,226 10.8 1,193 10.5 1,248 11.0 1,225 10.8
Nursing Home/Long Term Care Facility 11,922 16.6 1,362 11.4 1,401 11.8 1,427 12.0 1,302 10.9 1,346 11.3 1,266 10.6 1,260 10.6 1,305 10.9 1,253 10.5
Other 4,208 5.8 414 9.8 408 9.7 491 11.7 451 10.7 506 12.0 501 11.9 499 11.9 450 10.7 488 11.6
Unknown 93 0.1 15 16.1 9 9.7 11 11.8 17 18.3 9 9.7 13 14.0 9 9.7 6 6.5 4 4.3

* Data shown are provisional and include only events occurring in North Carolina, regardless of place of residence.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics