YTD2019 QUARTERS 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND DISPOSITION OF THE BODY

  TOTAL DISPOSITION OF THE BODY:
Burial Cremation Donation Entombment Other Removal from state Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 69,577 100.0 32,205 46.3 34,330 49.3 679 1.0 888 1.3 75 0.1 1,317 1.9 83 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,356 1.9 680 50.1 641 47.3 8 0.6 18 1.3 0 0.0 7 0.5 2 0.1
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 300 0.4 162 54.0 130 43.3 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 6 2.0 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 104 0.1 61 58.7 40 38.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.9 0 0.0
ANSON 231 0.3 152 65.8 75 32.5 2 0.9 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
ASHE 258 0.4 166 64.3 83 32.2 7 2.7 1 0.4 0 0.0 1 0.4 0 0.0
AVERY 167 0.2 94 56.3 72 43.1 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 431 0.6 221 51.3 198 45.9 4 0.9 4 0.9 0 0.0 4 0.9 0 0.0
BERTIE 196 0.3 141 71.9 50 25.5 3 1.5 2 1.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
BLADEN 313 0.4 225 71.9 87 27.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,072 1.5 303 28.3 729 68.0 4 0.4 12 1.1 1 0.1 23 2.1 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 1,900 2.7 637 33.5 1,191 62.7 29 1.5 16 0.8 1 0.1 26 1.4 0 0.0
BURKE 823 1.2 368 44.7 407 49.5 8 1.0 39 4.7 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0
CABARRUS 1,217 1.7 488 40.1 633 52.0 7 0.6 18 1.5 2 0.2 67 5.5 2 0.2
CALDWELL 785 1.1 381 48.5 385 49.0 8 1.0 7 0.9 0 0.0 3 0.4 1 0.1
CAMDEN 58 0.1 23 39.7 32 55.2 0 0.0 1 1.7 0 0.0 2 3.4 0 0.0
CARTERET 633 0.9 221 34.9 398 62.9 9 1.4 5 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
CASWELL 193 0.3 118 61.1 70 36.3 1 0.5 3 1.6 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,219 1.8 506 41.5 681 55.9 13 1.1 8 0.7 0 0.0 11 0.9 0 0.0
CHATHAM 584 0.8 241 41.3 310 53.1 10 1.7 5 0.9 0 0.0 18 3.1 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 232 0.3 85 36.6 132 56.9 3 1.3 0 0.0 1 0.4 10 4.3 1 0.4
CHOWAN 161 0.2 88 54.7 66 41.0 4 2.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 1.9 0 0.0
CLAY 82 0.1 23 28.0 55 67.1 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 3.7 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 940 1.4 493 52.4 385 41.0 16 1.7 9 1.0 29 3.1 7 0.7 1 0.1
COLUMBUS 512 0.7 380 74.2 126 24.6 0 0.0 2 0.4 0 0.0 4 0.8 0 0.0
CRAVEN 822 1.2 294 35.8 491 59.7 9 1.1 17 2.1 0 0.0 10 1.2 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 1,952 2.8 944 48.4 947 48.5 13 0.7 18 0.9 0 0.0 29 1.5 1 0.1
CURRITUCK 95 0.1 20 21.1 71 74.7 1 1.1 1 1.1 0 0.0 2 2.1 0 0.0
DARE 213 0.3 19 8.9 178 83.6 3 1.4 3 1.4 0 0.0 8 3.8 2 0.9
DAVIDSON 1,366 2.0 675 49.4 628 46.0 19 1.4 31 2.3 0 0.0 12 0.9 1 0.1
DAVIE 369 0.5 167 45.3 184 49.9 4 1.1 5 1.4 0 0.0 9 2.4 0 0.0
DUPLIN 408 0.6 270 66.2 119 29.2 4 1.0 9 2.2 0 0.0 6 1.5 0 0.0
DURHAM 1,578 2.3 672 42.6 823 52.2 15 1.0 12 0.8 6 0.4 47 3.0 3 0.2
EDGECOMBE 538 0.8 348 64.7 172 32.0 1 0.2 12 2.2 0 0.0 3 0.6 2 0.4
FORSYTH 2,596 3.7 1,025 39.5 1,372 52.9 43 1.7 62 2.4 0 0.0 92 3.5 2 0.1
FRANKLIN 486 0.7 207 42.6 254 52.3 4 0.8 7 1.4 0 0.0 12 2.5 2 0.4
GASTON 1,814 2.6 872 48.1 877 48.3 18 1.0 31 1.7 3 0.2 12 0.7 1 0.1
GATES 71 0.1 40 56.3 27 38.0 1 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 4.2 0 0.0
GRAHAM 82 0.1 51 62.2 31 37.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
GRANVILLE 424 0.6 233 55.0 175 41.3 4 0.9 4 0.9 4 0.9 4 0.9 0 0.0
GREENE 154 0.2 102 66.2 49 31.8 1 0.6 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6
GUILFORD 3,468 5.0 1,445 41.7 1,888 54.4 28 0.8 55 1.6 3 0.1 49 1.4 0 0.0
HALIFAX 515 0.7 365 70.9 143 27.8 2 0.4 4 0.8 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
HARNETT 777 1.1 400 51.5 347 44.7 5 0.6 6 0.8 2 0.3 17 2.2 0 0.0
HAYWOOD 598 0.9 241 40.3 293 49.0 8 1.3 10 1.7 0 0.0 45 7.5 1 0.2
HENDERSON 1,058 1.5 279 26.4 737 69.7 12 1.1 10 0.9 0 0.0 16 1.5 4 0.4
HERTFORD 219 0.3 150 68.5 68 31.1 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
HOKE 269 0.4 146 54.3 114 42.4 2 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 1.9 2 0.7
HYDE 49 0.1 33 67.3 14 28.6 1 2.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.0
IREDELL 1,205 1.7 531 44.1 626 52.0 14 1.2 16 1.3 0 0.0 16 1.3 2 0.2
JACKSON 277 0.4 118 42.6 147 53.1 4 1.4 1 0.4 1 0.4 5 1.8 1 0.4
JOHNSTON 1,157 1.7 551 47.6 532 46.0 4 0.3 25 2.2 1 0.1 44 3.8 0 0.0
JONES 86 0.1 52 60.5 33 38.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 1.2 0 0.0
LEE 438 0.6 234 53.4 184 42.0 2 0.5 5 1.1 0 0.0 13 3.0 0 0.0
LENOIR 549 0.8 351 63.9 168 30.6 7 1.3 14 2.6 3 0.5 5 0.9 1 0.2
LINCOLN 639 0.9 278 43.5 345 54.0 5 0.8 5 0.8 0 0.0 6 0.9 0 0.0
MCDOWELL 383 0.6 178 46.5 202 52.7 1 0.3 2 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
MACON 339 0.5 103 30.4 217 64.0 7 2.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 3.2 1 0.3
MADISON 184 0.3 108 58.7 72 39.1 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.1 1 0.5
MARTIN 215 0.3 155 72.1 56 26.0 2 0.9 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 0.5 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 4,620 6.6 1,786 38.7 2,630 56.9 40 0.9 35 0.8 0 0.0 117 2.5 12 0.3
MITCHELL 165 0.2 106 64.2 50 30.3 2 1.2 6 3.6 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 278 0.4 168 60.4 100 36.0 4 1.4 2 0.7 1 0.4 1 0.4 2 0.7
MOORE 882 1.3 313 35.5 544 61.7 10 1.1 7 0.8 2 0.2 2 0.2 4 0.5
NASH 835 1.2 455 54.5 343 41.1 5 0.6 15 1.8 0 0.0 16 1.9 1 0.1
NEW HANOVER 1,577 2.3 462 29.3 1,041 66.0 20 1.3 12 0.8 4 0.3 38 2.4 0 0.0
NORTHAMPTON 197 0.3 140 71.1 52 26.4 1 0.5 1 0.5 0 0.0 2 1.0 1 0.5
ONSLOW 958 1.4 371 38.7 549 57.3 10 1.0 6 0.6 0 0.0 22 2.3 0 0.0
ORANGE 619 0.9 210 33.9 385 62.2 10 1.6 1 0.2 0 0.0 12 1.9 1 0.2
PAMLICO 136 0.2 54 39.7 79 58.1 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 1.5 0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 284 0.4 132 46.5 146 51.4 2 0.7 4 1.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
PENDER 462 0.7 181 39.2 267 57.8 4 0.9 3 0.6 0 0.0 6 1.3 1 0.2
PERQUIMANS 113 0.2 51 45.1 60 53.1 1 0.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9 0 0.0
PERSON 344 0.5 207 60.2 132 38.4 2 0.6 1 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
PITT 995 1.4 545 54.8 397 39.9 15 1.5 30 3.0 0 0.0 6 0.6 2 0.2
POLK 178 0.3 52 29.2 120 67.4 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0 5 2.8 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,205 1.7 616 51.1 552 45.8 12 1.0 20 1.7 0 0.0 5 0.4 0 0.0
RICHMOND 432 0.6 259 60.0 162 37.5 3 0.7 8 1.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,032 1.5 761 73.7 239 23.2 3 0.3 21 2.0 3 0.3 3 0.3 2 0.2
ROCKINGHAM 904 1.3 535 59.2 343 37.9 7 0.8 8 0.9 0 0.0 10 1.1 1 0.1
ROWAN 1,211 1.7 570 47.1 586 48.4 16 1.3 28 2.3 2 0.2 6 0.5 3 0.2
RUTHERFORD 611 0.9 346 56.6 255 41.7 7 1.1 3 0.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
SAMPSON 493 0.7 372 75.5 104 21.1 1 0.2 5 1.0 0 0.0 9 1.8 2 0.4
SCOTLAND 279 0.4 174 62.4 99 35.5 3 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 0.7 1 0.4
STANLY 567 0.8 297 52.4 257 45.3 4 0.7 2 0.4 1 0.2 4 0.7 2 0.4
STOKES 383 0.6 205 53.5 165 43.1 7 1.8 1 0.3 1 0.3 4 1.0 0 0.0
SURRY 748 1.1 447 59.8 271 36.2 7 0.9 11 1.5 0 0.0 12 1.6 0 0.0
SWAIN 163 0.2 90 55.2 72 44.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 316 0.5 88 27.8 217 68.7 3 0.9 1 0.3 0 0.0 5 1.6 2 0.6
TYRRELL 29 0.0 14 48.3 14 48.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 3.4 0 0.0
UNION 1,127 1.6 510 45.3 574 50.9 15 1.3 7 0.6 0 0.0 19 1.7 2 0.2
VANCE 387 0.6 237 61.2 140 36.2 2 0.5 1 0.3 1 0.3 6 1.6 0 0.0
WAKE 4,467 6.4 1,447 32.4 2,600 58.2 51 1.1 73 1.6 1 0.0 292 6.5 3 0.1
WARREN 178 0.3 104 58.4 68 38.2 2 1.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 2.2 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 125 0.2 87 69.6 37 29.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0
WATAUGA 275 0.4 129 46.9 133 48.4 4 1.5 7 2.5 0 0.0 2 0.7 0 0.0
WAYNE 1,035 1.5 644 62.2 359 34.7 7 0.7 19 1.8 0 0.0 4 0.4 2 0.2
WILKES 620 0.9 397 64.0 200 32.3 2 0.3 18 2.9 0 0.0 2 0.3 1 0.2
WILSON 663 1.0 421 63.5 224 33.8 3 0.5 12 1.8 0 0.0 3 0.5 0 0.0
YADKIN 327 0.5 207 63.3 110 33.6 7 2.1 1 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.6 0 0.0
YANCEY 185 0.3 101 54.6 83 44.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.5
Missing/Unknown 12 0.0 0 0.0 11 91.7 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 8.3 0 0.0

* Data shown are provisional and include only resident events occurring within North Carolina. Data does not reflect events affecting
North Carolina residents that occurred in other states. Therefore provisional data will not match the final number of resident events reported.
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics