2014-2018 N.C. LIVE BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: NUMBER
WITH INTERVAL FROM LAST DELIVERY TO CONCEPTION OF SIX MONTHS
OR LESS AND PERCENT OF ALL BIRTHS EXCLUDING 1ST PREGNANCIES
**INDICATOR OF NEED FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES**

RESIDENCE SHORT
INTERVAL
BIRTHS
PERCENT
SHORT
INTERVAL
NORTH CAROLINA 50,533 12.5
ALAMANCE 695 11.2
ALEXANDER 176 14.7
ALLEGHANY 47 14.5
ANSON 139 16.2
ASHE 109 14.8
AVERY 46 10.6
BEAUFORT 209 13.1
BERTIE 87 15.2
BLADEN 147 12.5
BRUNSWICK 400 11.7
BUNCOMBE 644 8.1
BURKE 415 13.5
CABARRUS 1,181 13.8
CALDWELL 391 14.4
CAMDEN 33 10.5
CARTERET 236 12.4
CASWELL 81 11.2
CATAWBA 928 15.2
CHATHAM 252 11.1
CHEROKEE 133 17.2
CHOWAN 66 14.7
CLAY 32 11.5
CLEVELAND 526 14.6
COLUMBUS 249 12.5
CRAVEN 652 13.8
CUMBERLAND 2,582 14.4
CURRITUCK 88 10.3
DARE 87 8.0
DAVIDSON 831 13.7
DAVIE 170 12.5
DUPLIN 281 10.7
DURHAM 1,699 12.2
EDGECOMBE 347 16.0
FORSYTH 1,727 11.3
FRANKLIN 345 14.3
GASTON 1,255 14.4
GATES 38 10.6
GRAHAM 38 14.3
GRANVILLE 237 12.2
GREENE 112 15.3
GUILFORD 2,091 9.9
HALIFAX 258 12.8
HARNETT 724 11.1
HAYWOOD 224 11.9
HENDERSON 319 8.9
HERTFORD 130 16.1
HOKE 397 12.7
HYDE 14 10.1
IREDELL 878 13.8
JACKSON 167 13.2
JOHNSTON 873 11.1
JONES 48 15.0
LEE 246 9.1
LENOIR 351 15.3
LINCOLN 391 14.1
MCDOWELL 171 11.6
MACON 121 10.5
MADISON 66 10.0
MARTIN 125 14.4
MECKLENBURG 5,741 11.9
MITCHELL 53 11.3
MONTGOMERY 141 13.2
MOORE 449 12.1
NASH 577 15.7
NEW HANOVER 825 11.1
NORTHAMPTON 95 15.3
ONSLOW 1,514 12.6
ORANGE 512 12.5
PAMLICO 35 11.5
PASQUOTANK 212 12.6
PENDER 240 10.8
PERQUIMANS 59 14.5
PERSON 167 11.7
PITT 1,138 15.9
POLK 56 11.6
RANDOLPH 649 11.8
RICHMOND 274 14.7
ROBESON 682 11.0
ROCKINGHAM 373 12.0
ROWAN 796 14.3
RUTHERFORD 338 14.9
SAMPSON 287 10.0
SCOTLAND 200 13.1
STANLY 341 14.1
STOKES 183 13.4
SURRY 320 12.5
SWAIN 86 13.9
TRANSYLVANIA 71 8.3
TYRRELL 14 10.2
UNION 1,029 12.0
VANCE 230 12.0
WAKE 5,347 12.5
WARREN 84 13.8
WASHINGTON 74 17.0
WATAUGA 140 11.8
WAYNE 877 15.2
WILKES 323 13.8
WILSON 469 14.2
YADKIN 163 12.8
YANCEY 64 11.2

PREPARED BY NC-DHHS STATE CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS
NOTE: RATES BASED ON SMALL NUMBERS (FEWER THAN 20 CASES)
ARE UNSTABLE AND SHOULD BE INTERPRETED WITH CAUTION