YTD2019 QUARTERS 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY AGE AND EDUCATION LEVEL (DECEDENTS AGES 18 & OVER)

  TOTAL EDUCATION LEVEL OF DECEDENT:
8th grade or less
High School, no diploma
High School Graduate
or GED Completed
Some college credit,
but no degree
Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree or
Professional Degree
Unknown
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 68,687 100.0 6,339 9.2 9,831 14.3 26,725 38.9 8,784 12.8 5,890 8.6 7,146 10.4 2,597 3.8 1,020 1.5 355 0.5
AGE OF DECEDENT: 657 1.0 20 3.0 154 23.4 318 48.4 131 19.9 20 3.0 11 1.7 1 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.3
18-24
25-34 1,509 2.2 41 2.7 272 18.0 669 44.3 293 19.4 120 8.0 89 5.9 20 1.3 1 0.1 4 0.3
35-44 1,996 2.9 92 4.6 334 16.7 803 40.2 313 15.7 191 9.6 192 9.6 51 2.6 9 0.5 11 0.6
45-54 4,095 6.0 217 5.3 644 15.7 1,703 41.6 595 14.5 358 8.7 386 9.4 128 3.1 35 0.9 29 0.7
55-64 9,508 13.8 452 4.8 1,644 17.3 3,936 41.4 1,362 14.3 874 9.2 837 8.8 249 2.6 73 0.8 81 0.9
65-74 14,238 20.7 1,020 7.2 1,929 13.5 5,301 37.2 2,043 14.3 1,529 10.7 1,532 10.8 601 4.2 173 1.2 110 0.8
75-84 17,359 25.3 1,749 10.1 2,516 14.5 6,731 38.8 2,032 11.7 1,446 8.3 1,787 10.3 718 4.1 309 1.8 71 0.4
85+ 19,325 28.1 2,748 14.2 2,338 12.1 7,264 37.6 2,015 10.4 1,352 7.0 2,312 12.0 829 4.3 420 2.2 47 0.2

* 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