CY2017 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND OBSTETRIC ESTIMATE OF GESTATION

  TOTAL OBSTETRIC ESTIMATE OF GESTATION
Extremely Preterm:
< 27 weeks*
Very Preterm: 27-31
weeks*
Moderate/Late Preterm:
32-36 weeks*
Full Term: 37+ weeks
Unknown Gestation
# % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 120,099 100.0 834 0.7 1,510 1.3 10,236 8.5 107,464 89.5 55 0.0
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,939 1.6 10 0.5 17 0.9 174 9.0 1,738 89.6 0 0.0
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 377 0.3 3 0.8 4 1.1 30 8.0 340 90.2 0 0.0
ALLEGHANY 102 0.1 0 0.0 2 2.0 9 8.8 91 89.2 0 0.0
ANSON 256 0.2 2 0.8 2 0.8 34 13.3 218 85.2 0 0.0
ASHE 216 0.2 3 1.4 2 0.9 22 10.2 189 87.5 0 0.0
AVERY 109 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 17 15.6 92 84.4 0 0.0
BEAUFORT 470 0.4 4 0.9 7 1.5 41 8.7 418 88.9 0 0.0
BERTIE 171 0.1 2 1.2 1 0.6 18 10.5 150 87.7 0 0.0
BLADEN 325 0.3 4 1.2 5 1.5 29 8.9 287 88.3 0 0.0
BRUNSWICK 1,007 0.8 5 0.5 8 0.8 93 9.2 901 89.5 0 0.0
BUNCOMBE 2,392 2.0 10 0.4 22 0.9 193 8.1 2,165 90.5 2 0.1
BURKE 927 0.8 5 0.5 16 1.7 81 8.7 823 88.8 2 0.2
CABARRUS 2,593 2.2 15 0.6 24 0.9 225 8.7 2,329 89.8 0 0.0
CALDWELL 783 0.7 4 0.5 7 0.9 69 8.8 702 89.7 1 0.1
CAMDEN 89 0.1 0 0.0 1 1.1 8 9.0 80 89.9 0 0.0
CARTERET 567 0.5 4 0.7 5 0.9 45 7.9 513 90.5 0 0.0
CASWELL 204 0.2 2 1.0 4 2.0 16 7.8 182 89.2 0 0.0
CATAWBA 1,652 1.4 12 0.7 20 1.2 129 7.8 1,488 90.1 3 0.2
CHATHAM 663 0.6 3 0.5 9 1.4 60 9.0 591 89.1 0 0.0
CHEROKEE 221 0.2 1 0.5 6 2.7 15 6.8 199 90.0 0 0.0
CHOWAN 134 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 11.2 119 88.8 0 0.0
CLAY 89 0.1 1 1.1 1 1.1 10 11.2 77 86.5 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,065 0.9 6 0.6 9 0.8 104 9.8 946 88.8 0 0.0
COLUMBUS 578 0.5 9 1.6 9 1.6 49 8.5 511 88.4 0 0.0
CRAVEN 1,386 1.2 14 1.0 16 1.2 110 7.9 1,245 89.8 1 0.1
CUMBERLAND 5,506 4.6 43 0.8 84 1.5 491 8.9 4,882 88.7 6 0.1
CURRITUCK 257 0.2 2 0.8 7 2.7 16 6.2 231 89.9 1 0.4
DARE 344 0.3 6 1.7 3 0.9 23 6.7 312 90.7 0 0.0
DAVIDSON 1,762 1.5 9 0.5 15 0.9 199 11.3 1,538 87.3 1 0.1
DAVIE 369 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 37 10.0 330 89.4 0 0.0
DUPLIN 653 0.5 6 0.9 7 1.1 48 7.4 592 90.7 0 0.0
DURHAM 4,182 3.5 24 0.6 65 1.6 332 7.9 3,759 89.9 2 0.0
EDGECOMBE 631 0.5 10 1.6 13 2.1 70 11.1 538 85.3 0 0.0
FORSYTH 4,372 3.6 47 1.1 48 1.1 455 10.4 3,820 87.4 2 0.0
FRANKLIN 719 0.6 4 0.6 5 0.7 70 9.7 640 89.0 0 0.0
GASTON 2,588 2.2 17 0.7 26 1.0 207 8.0 2,334 90.2 4 0.2
GATES 100 0.1 2 2.0 1 1.0 11 11.0 86 86.0 0 0.0
GRAHAM 78 0.1 0 0.0 3 3.8 7 9.0 68 87.2 0 0.0
GRANVILLE 599 0.5 3 0.5 9 1.5 48 8.0 539 90.0 0 0.0
GREENE 205 0.2 0 0.0 2 1.0 20 9.8 183 89.3 0 0.0
GUILFORD 6,218 5.2 66 1.1 71 1.1 536 8.6 5,542 89.1 3 0.0
HALIFAX 593 0.5 4 0.7 9 1.5 60 10.1 519 87.5 1 0.2
HARNETT 1,886 1.6 9 0.5 28 1.5 166 8.8 1,682 89.2 1 0.1
HAYWOOD 617 0.5 2 0.3 8 1.3 50 8.1 557 90.3 0 0.0
HENDERSON 1,040 0.9 1 0.1 20 1.9 79 7.6 940 90.4 0 0.0
HERTFORD 230 0.2 1 0.4 6 2.6 19 8.3 204 88.7 0 0.0
HOKE 880 0.7 8 0.9 7 0.8 78 8.9 787 89.4 0 0.0
HYDE 34 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.9 3 8.8 30 88.2 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,857 1.5 9 0.5 21 1.1 165 8.9 1,662 89.5 0 0.0
JACKSON 372 0.3 2 0.5 6 1.6 34 9.1 330 88.7 0 0.0
JOHNSTON 2,318 1.9 20 0.9 20 0.9 184 7.9 2,094 90.3 0 0.0
JONES 106 0.1 1 0.9 2 1.9 7 6.6 96 90.6 0 0.0
LEE 759 0.6 8 1.1 7 0.9 52 6.9 690 90.9 2 0.3
LENOIR 616 0.5 4 0.6 6 1.0 43 7.0 563 91.4 0 0.0
LINCOLN 806 0.7 5 0.6 11 1.4 57 7.1 732 90.8 1 0.1
MCDOWELL 457 0.4 3 0.7 15 3.3 39 8.5 400 87.5 0 0.0
MACON 339 0.3 2 0.6 3 0.9 40 11.8 294 86.7 0 0.0
MADISON 177 0.1 1 0.6 4 2.3 14 7.9 158 89.3 0 0.0
MARTIN 248 0.2 4 1.6 4 1.6 30 12.1 210 84.7 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 14,746 12.3 81 0.5 174 1.2 1,271 8.6 13,216 89.6 4 0.0
MITCHELL 135 0.1 0 0.0 4 3.0 14 10.4 117 86.7 0 0.0
MONTGOMERY 270 0.2 1 0.4 3 1.1 24 8.9 242 89.6 0 0.0
MOORE 1,109 0.9 5 0.5 17 1.5 96 8.7 990 89.3 1 0.1
NASH 1,110 0.9 11 1.0 18 1.6 82 7.4 998 89.9 1 0.1
NEW HANOVER 2,266 1.9 15 0.7 38 1.7 188 8.3 2,023 89.3 2 0.1
NORTHAMPTON 200 0.2 3 1.5 5 2.5 17 8.5 175 87.5 0 0.0
ONSLOW 4,060 3.4 16 0.4 39 1.0 315 7.8 3,690 90.9 0 0.0
ORANGE 1,179 1.0 4 0.3 14 1.2 83 7.0 1,078 91.4 0 0.0
PAMLICO 73 0.1 0 0.0 1 1.4 13 17.8 59 80.8 0 0.0
PASQUOTANK 492 0.4 4 0.8 9 1.8 40 8.1 439 89.2 0 0.0
PENDER 658 0.5 4 0.6 13 2.0 75 11.4 565 85.9 1 0.2
PERQUIMANS 124 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.8 6 4.8 117 94.4 0 0.0
PERSON 443 0.4 10 2.3 3 0.7 38 8.6 392 88.5 0 0.0
PITT 2,051 1.7 19 0.9 23 1.1 188 9.2 1,821 88.8 0 0.0
POLK 161 0.1 1 0.6 5 3.1 9 5.6 146 90.7 0 0.0
RANDOLPH 1,576 1.3 9 0.6 17 1.1 160 10.2 1,386 87.9 4 0.3
RICHMOND 574 0.5 8 1.4 17 3.0 64 11.1 485 84.5 0 0.0
ROBESON 1,782 1.5 29 1.6 39 2.2 128 7.2 1,586 89.0 0 0.0
ROCKINGHAM 860 0.7 2 0.2 14 1.6 82 9.5 761 88.5 1 0.1
ROWAN 1,588 1.3 9 0.6 15 0.9 151 9.5 1,412 88.9 1 0.1
RUTHERFORD 689 0.6 7 1.0 8 1.2 53 7.7 620 90.0 1 0.1
SAMPSON 831 0.7 7 0.8 13 1.6 59 7.1 751 90.4 1 0.1
SCOTLAND 455 0.4 4 0.9 8 1.8 34 7.5 408 89.7 1 0.2
STANLY 732 0.6 5 0.7 13 1.8 71 9.7 643 87.8 0 0.0
STOKES 404 0.3 2 0.5 4 1.0 49 12.1 349 86.4 0 0.0
SURRY 738 0.6 4 0.5 13 1.8 58 7.9 663 89.8 0 0.0
SWAIN 152 0.1 0 0.0 2 1.3 9 5.9 141 92.8 0 0.0
TRANSYLVANIA 252 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.8 20 7.9 230 91.3 0 0.0
TYRRELL 38 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 5.3 36 94.7 0 0.0
UNION 2,382 2.0 14 0.6 18 0.8 189 7.9 2,161 90.7 0 0.0
VANCE 584 0.5 2 0.3 9 1.5 53 9.1 519 88.9 1 0.2
WAKE 12,683 10.6 75 0.6 162 1.3 891 7.0 11,553 91.1 2 0.0
WARREN 176 0.1 0 0.0 2 1.1 18 10.2 156 88.6 0 0.0
WASHINGTON 134 0.1 2 1.5 2 1.5 8 6.0 122 91.0 0 0.0
WATAUGA 398 0.3 5 1.3 2 0.5 48 12.1 342 85.9 1 0.3
WAYNE 1,611 1.3 12 0.7 24 1.5 159 9.9 1,416 87.9 0 0.0
WILKES 649 0.5 7 1.1 11 1.7 67 10.3 564 86.9 0 0.0
WILSON 939 0.8 14 1.5 9 1.0 72 7.7 844 89.9 0 0.0
YADKIN 392 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.8 34 8.7 355 90.6 0 0.0
YANCEY 170 0.1 1 0.6 0 0.0 12 7.1 157 92.4 0 0.0

* Gestational Categories Based on World Health Organization (WHO) definitions
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics 06SEP18