North Carolina

2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 5.98 deaths per 100,000 people in Orange County to a high of 28.48 deaths per 100,000 people in Vance County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in North Carolina by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).

 
2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 1.61 deaths per 100,000 people in Orange County to a high of 19.00 deaths per 100,000 people in Robeson County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in North Carolina by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).
2009 – 2018
The overall gun death rate ranged from a low of 3.73 deaths per 100,000 people in Durham County to a high of 14.21 deaths per 100,000 people in Avery County.

Gun Deaths Rates per 100,000 People in North Carolina by County, 2009 – 2018.

Age-adjusted. All races, all ethnicities, both sexes, all ages. 1. 2.

1. The standard population for age-adjustment represents the year 2000, all races, both sexes.

2. Rates based on 20 or fewer deaths may be unstable. These rates are suppressed/unreliable for unlabeled counties (gray tone).