YTD2020 QUARTERS 1-2 (JAN-JUN) 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 49,141 100.0 4,345 8.8 6,862 14.0 19,309 39.3 6,165 12.5 4,400 9.0 5,166 10.5 1,930 3.9 717 1.5 247 0.5
AGE OF DECEDENT: 540 1.1 12 2.2 137 25.4 254 47.0 105 19.4 17 3.1 14 2.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2
18-24
25-34 1,214 2.5 32 2.6 211 17.4 577 47.5 214 17.6 81 6.7 79 6.5 17 1.4 1 0.1 2 0.2
35-44 1,635 3.3 85 5.2 298 18.2 651 39.8 251 15.4 161 9.8 124 7.6 52 3.2 5 0.3 8 0.5
45-54 2,982 6.1 141 4.7 432 14.5 1,255 42.1 433 14.5 292 9.8 305 10.2 87 2.9 17 0.6 20 0.7
55-64 6,563 13.4 358 5.5 1,089 16.6 2,689 41.0 928 14.1 645 9.8 571 8.7 167 2.5 54 0.8 62 0.9
65-74 10,155 20.7 659 6.5 1,350 13.3 3,833 37.7 1,472 14.5 1,086 10.7 1,116 11.0 425 4.2 142 1.4 72 0.7
75-84 12,439 25.3 1,247 10.0 1,680 13.5 4,853 39.0 1,381 11.1 1,082 8.7 1,343 10.8 591 4.8 213 1.7 49 0.4
85+ 13,613 27.7 1,811 13.3 1,665 12.2 5,197 38.2 1,381 10.1 1,036 7.6 1,614 11.9 591 4.3 285 2.1 33 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