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Vital Facts

Vital Statistics

North Carolina Vital Facts for 2020

Information obtained from the North Carolina Center for Health Statistics.

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 Births 2020

Information About Births in North Carolina for 2020
Youngest Mother   13
Oldest Mother   56
Youngest Father   14
Oldest Father   80
Sets of Twins   1,945
Sets of Triplets   38
Sets of Quadruplets   2
Sets of Quintuplets   0
Most Births Occurred on September 24 419
Fewest Births Occurred on March 8 171
Day of Week Most Births Occurred Thursday 19,026
Largest Live Birth   14 lbs. 11 ozs.
Total Births   116,755

 Marriages 2020

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Information About Marriages in North Carolina for 2020
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Day Fewest Marriages Occurred  
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 Divorces 2020

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Information About Divorces in North Carolina for 2020
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Day Fewest Divorces Occurred  
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 Most Popular Baby Names 2020

Ten Most Popular Baby Names in North Carolina for 2020
Rank Boys' Names Number Girls' Names Number
1 Liam 684 Ava 511
2 Noah 605 Olivia 509
3 William 518 Emma 479
4 James 490 Charlotte 408
5 Elijah 477 Amelia 407
6 Oliver 444 Sophia 361
7 Henry 377 Harper 359
8 Mason 376 Isabella 350
9 Jackson 374 Evelyn 305
10 Levi 367 Mia 288

 A Typical Day in North Carolina 2020

Typical Day: Deaths 2020
Category Average Number Total
Deaths 300 109,677
Unintentional Injury Deaths 21 7,570
Cancer Deaths 55 20,018
COVID-19 Deaths 22 7,909
Homicides 2 867
Suicides 4 1,447
Infant Deaths 2 803
Typical Day: Marriages 2020
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Typical Day: Divorces 2020
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 Deaths 2020

Information About Deaths in North Carolina for 2020
Oldest Male Decedent 108
Oldest Female Decedent 111
Weekday Most Deaths Occurred Wednesday 15,844
Weekday Fewest Deaths Occurred Sunday 15,426
Month Most Deaths Occurred December 11,520
Month Most Motor Vehicle Deaths Occurred July 178
Month Most Homicides Occurred October 96
Month Most COVID-19 Deaths Occurred December 2,260
Total Deaths 109,677

 

 


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