CY2017 NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND MATERNAL WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY

  TOTAL MATERNAL WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY
Inadequate
Adequate/Recommended
Excessive
Unknown (BMI or amount
gained)
# % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 105,733 100.0 21,203 20.1 30,241 28.6 51,146 48.4 3,143 3.0
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,714 1.6 422 24.6 513 29.9 717 41.8 62 3.6
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 338 0.3 68 20.1 96 28.4 171 50.6 3 0.9
ALLEGHANY 89 0.1 17 19.1 27 30.3 44 49.4 1 1.1
ANSON 210 0.2 50 23.8 59 28.1 101 48.1 0 0.0
ASHE 187 0.2 36 19.3 59 31.6 91 48.7 1 0.5
AVERY 90 0.1 23 25.6 23 25.6 42 46.7 2 2.2
BEAUFORT 406 0.4 105 25.9 118 29.1 180 44.3 3 0.7
BERTIE 148 0.1 40 27.0 45 30.4 61 41.2 2 1.4
BLADEN 285 0.3 86 30.2 78 27.4 116 40.7 5 1.8
BRUNSWICK 887 0.8 171 19.3 252 28.4 458 51.6 6 0.7
BUNCOMBE 2,143 2.0 419 19.6 641 29.9 955 44.6 128 6.0
BURKE 807 0.8 200 24.8 241 29.9 345 42.8 21 2.6
CABARRUS 2,286 2.2 475 20.8 675 29.5 1,081 47.3 55 2.4
CALDWELL 690 0.7 171 24.8 189 27.4 328 47.5 2 0.3
CAMDEN 80 0.1 15 18.8 19 23.8 45 56.3 1 1.3
CARTERET 501 0.5 80 16.0 157 31.3 259 51.7 5 1.0
CASWELL 180 0.2 45 25.0 40 22.2 85 47.2 10 5.6
CATAWBA 1,474 1.4 286 19.4 429 29.1 746 50.6 13 0.9
CHATHAM 585 0.6 106 18.1 159 27.2 272 46.5 48 8.2
CHEROKEE 199 0.2 40 20.1 50 25.1 109 54.8 0 0.0
CHOWAN 119 0.1 26 21.8 32 26.9 61 51.3 0 0.0
CLAY 77 0.1 12 15.6 24 31.2 40 51.9 1 1.3
CLEVELAND 936 0.9 199 21.3 236 25.2 485 51.8 16 1.7
COLUMBUS 501 0.5 126 25.1 126 25.1 242 48.3 7 1.4
CRAVEN 1,231 1.2 234 19.0 366 29.7 629 51.1 2 0.2
CUMBERLAND 4,792 4.5 966 20.2 1,298 27.1 2,483 51.8 45 0.9
CURRITUCK 231 0.2 41 17.7 67 29.0 117 50.6 6 2.6
DARE 307 0.3 78 25.4 92 30.0 126 41.0 11 3.6
DAVIDSON 1,500 1.4 312 20.8 396 26.4 753 50.2 39 2.6
DAVIE 324 0.3 58 17.9 104 32.1 148 45.7 14 4.3
DUPLIN 580 0.5 133 22.9 167 28.8 275 47.4 5 0.9
DURHAM 3,687 3.5 709 19.2 1,071 29.0 1,665 45.2 242 6.6
EDGECOMBE 530 0.5 116 21.9 136 25.7 275 51.9 3 0.6
FORSYTH 3,743 3.5 683 18.2 1,018 27.2 1,832 48.9 210 5.6
FRANKLIN 626 0.6 115 18.4 186 29.7 306 48.9 19 3.0
GASTON 2,292 2.2 437 19.1 629 27.4 1,184 51.7 42 1.8
GATES 82 0.1 15 18.3 24 29.3 39 47.6 4 4.9
GRAHAM 66 0.1 14 21.2 14 21.2 38 57.6 0 0.0
GRANVILLE 539 0.5 119 22.1 128 23.7 267 49.5 25 4.6
GREENE 183 0.2 48 26.2 48 26.2 85 46.4 2 1.1
GUILFORD 5,431 5.1 1,053 19.4 1,607 29.6 2,524 46.5 247 4.5
HALIFAX 507 0.5 128 25.2 111 21.9 264 52.1 4 0.8
HARNETT 1,670 1.6 332 19.9 486 29.1 826 49.5 26 1.6
HAYWOOD 553 0.5 110 19.9 141 25.5 289 52.3 13 2.4
HENDERSON 934 0.9 159 17.0 314 33.6 438 46.9 23 2.5
HERTFORD 202 0.2 70 34.7 58 28.7 70 34.7 4 2.0
HOKE 771 0.7 182 23.6 219 28.4 361 46.8 9 1.2
HYDE 30 0.0 9 30.0 8 26.7 13 43.3 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,640 1.6 318 19.4 466 28.4 839 51.2 17 1.0
JACKSON 330 0.3 65 19.7 111 33.6 151 45.8 3 0.9
JOHNSTON 2,050 1.9 345 16.8 590 28.8 1,085 52.9 30 1.5
JONES 96 0.1 23 24.0 24 25.0 48 50.0 1 1.0
LEE 677 0.6 129 19.1 187 27.6 318 47.0 43 6.4
LENOIR 549 0.5 120 21.9 130 23.7 290 52.8 9 1.6
LINCOLN 722 0.7 122 16.9 222 30.7 372 51.5 6 0.8
MCDOWELL 392 0.4 90 23.0 107 27.3 185 47.2 10 2.6
MACON 292 0.3 57 19.5 85 29.1 147 50.3 3 1.0
MADISON 154 0.1 31 20.1 38 24.7 78 50.6 7 4.5
MARTIN 206 0.2 49 23.8 71 34.5 86 41.7 0 0.0
MECKLENBURG 12,988 12.3 2,393 18.4 3,829 29.5 6,189 47.7 577 4.4
MITCHELL 117 0.1 30 25.6 35 29.9 51 43.6 1 0.9
MONTGOMERY 237 0.2 61 25.7 65 27.4 108 45.6 3 1.3
MOORE 970 0.9 232 23.9 277 28.6 453 46.7 8 0.8
NASH 977 0.9 217 22.2 235 24.1 517 52.9 8 0.8
NEW HANOVER 2,002 1.9 355 17.7 614 30.7 1,021 51.0 12 0.6
NORTHAMPTON 172 0.2 38 22.1 51 29.7 82 47.7 1 0.6
ONSLOW 3,645 3.4 663 18.2 1,118 30.7 1,843 50.6 21 0.6
ORANGE 1,064 1.0 183 17.2 328 30.8 461 43.3 92 8.6
PAMLICO 59 0.1 15 25.4 16 27.1 27 45.8 1 1.7
PASQUOTANK 433 0.4 88 20.3 119 27.5 222 51.3 4 0.9
PENDER 561 0.5 95 16.9 169 30.1 293 52.2 4 0.7
PERQUIMANS 117 0.1 25 21.4 29 24.8 62 53.0 1 0.9
PERSON 386 0.4 88 22.8 87 22.5 190 49.2 21 5.4
PITT 1,789 1.7 396 22.1 536 30.0 850 47.5 7 0.4
POLK 144 0.1 26 18.1 38 26.4 77 53.5 3 2.1
RANDOLPH 1,374 1.3 277 20.2 366 26.6 676 49.2 55 4.0
RICHMOND 475 0.4 116 24.4 108 22.7 246 51.8 5 1.1
ROBESON 1,548 1.5 470 30.4 424 27.4 597 38.6 57 3.7
ROCKINGHAM 745 0.7 166 22.3 199 26.7 368 49.4 12 1.6
ROWAN 1,394 1.3 308 22.1 391 28.0 680 48.8 15 1.1
RUTHERFORD 614 0.6 139 22.6 156 25.4 314 51.1 5 0.8
SAMPSON 744 0.7 165 22.2 201 27.0 339 45.6 39 5.2
SCOTLAND 402 0.4 54 13.4 64 15.9 284 70.6 0 0.0
STANLY 629 0.6 132 21.0 162 25.8 325 51.7 10 1.6
STOKES 347 0.3 61 17.6 92 26.5 181 52.2 13 3.7
SURRY 655 0.6 130 19.8 184 28.1 329 50.2 12 1.8
SWAIN 139 0.1 26 18.7 33 23.7 78 56.1 2 1.4
TRANSYLVANIA 224 0.2 39 17.4 61 27.2 117 52.2 7 3.1
TYRRELL 34 0.0 9 26.5 8 23.5 16 47.1 1 2.9
UNION 2,129 2.0 412 19.4 612 28.7 1,073 50.4 32 1.5
VANCE 513 0.5 141 27.5 112 21.8 234 45.6 26 5.1
WAKE 11,357 10.7 2,001 17.6 3,411 30.0 5,417 47.7 528 4.6
WARREN 152 0.1 33 21.7 33 21.7 78 51.3 8 5.3
WASHINGTON 118 0.1 31 26.3 33 28.0 50 42.4 4 3.4
WATAUGA 340 0.3 81 23.8 108 31.8 148 43.5 3 0.9
WAYNE 1,404 1.3 357 25.4 411 29.3 632 45.0 4 0.3
WILKES 562 0.5 124 22.1 174 31.0 259 46.1 5 0.9
WILSON 818 0.8 228 27.9 218 26.7 369 45.1 3 0.4
YADKIN 347 0.3 73 21.0 91 26.2 172 49.6 11 3.2
YANCEY 157 0.1 37 23.6 36 22.9 78 49.7 6 3.8

Percent of women with live, term (37+) singleton births who gain within the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Recommended Weight Gain Ranges
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics 06SEP18