YTD2019 QUARTERS 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT DEATHS* OCCURRING IN NORTH CAROLINA, BY MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
Total 69,577 100.0 8,179 11.8 7,955 11.4 8,231 11.8 7,778 11.2 7,838 11.3 7,515 10.8 7,354 10.6 7,463 10.7 7,264 10.4
MEDICAL CERTIFIER TYPE: 33 0.0 2 6.1 7 21.2 3 9.1 2 6.1 2 6.1 4 12.1 3 9.1 7 21.2 3 9.1
Unknown
Physician 48,910 70.3 6,007 12.3 5,719 11.7 5,859 12.0 5,524 11.3 5,463 11.2 5,268 10.8 5,023 10.3 5,096 10.4 4,951 10.1
Medical Examiner 8,255 11.9 931 11.3 903 10.9 961 11.6 902 10.9 936 11.3 922 11.2 935 11.3 897 10.9 868 10.5
Physician Assistant 2,314 3.3 240 10.4 265 11.5 259 11.2 260 11.2 265 11.5 269 11.6 281 12.1 251 10.8 224 9.7
Nurse Practitioner/Family Nurse Practitioner 10,065 14.5 999 9.9 1,061 10.5 1,149 11.4 1,090 10.8 1,172 11.6 1,052 10.5 1,112 11.0 1,212 12.0 1,218 12.1

* 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