YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) 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 118,721 100.0 847 0.7 1,467 1.2 10,063 8.5 106,277 89.5 67 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,933 1.6 12 0.6 17 0.9 174 9.0 1,730 89.5 0 0.0
Alamance
Alexander 377 0.3 3 0.8 4 1.1 30 8.0 340 90.2 0 0.0
Alleghany 98 0.1 0 0.0 2 2.0 8 8.2 88 89.8 0 0.0
Anson 253 0.2 2 0.8 2 0.8 34 13.4 215 85.0 0 0.0
Ashe 215 0.2 3 1.4 2 0.9 22 10.2 188 87.4 0 0.0
Avery 106 0.1 1 0.9 0 0.0 16 15.1 89 84.0 0 0.0
Beaufort 469 0.4 4 0.9 7 1.5 41 8.7 417 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 983 0.8 6 0.6 8 0.8 92 9.4 877 89.2 0 0.0
Buncombe 2,384 2.0 10 0.4 22 0.9 192 8.1 2,158 90.5 2 0.1
Burke 924 0.8 5 0.5 16 1.7 81 8.8 820 88.7 2 0.2
Cabarrus 2,586 2.2 15 0.6 24 0.9 225 8.7 2,322 89.8 0 0.0
Caldwell 781 0.7 4 0.5 7 0.9 69 8.8 700 89.6 1 0.1
Camden 57 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 3.5 55 96.5 0 0.0
Carteret 566 0.5 4 0.7 5 0.9 45 8.0 512 90.5 0 0.0
Caswell 176 0.1 2 1.1 2 1.1 13 7.4 159 90.3 0 0.0
Catawba 1,648 1.4 12 0.7 20 1.2 127 7.7 1,486 90.2 3 0.2
Chatham 659 0.6 4 0.6 9 1.4 59 9.0 587 89.1 0 0.0
Cherokee 99 0.1 0 0.0 3 3.0 8 8.1 87 87.9 1 1.0
Chowan 129 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 10.1 116 89.9 0 0.0
Clay 22 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 22 100.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 1,049 0.9 7 0.7 9 0.9 101 9.6 932 88.8 0 0.0
Columbus 488 0.4 9 1.8 7 1.4 39 8.0 433 88.7 0 0.0
Craven 1,381 1.2 14 1.0 16 1.2 110 8.0 1,239 89.7 2 0.1
Cumberland 5,441 4.6 43 0.8 82 1.5 483 8.9 4,828 88.7 5 0.1
Currituck 82 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 6.1 76 92.7 1 1.2
Dare 309 0.3 2 0.6 3 1.0 15 4.9 289 93.5 0 0.0
Davidson 1,755 1.5 11 0.6 15 0.9 199 11.3 1,530 87.2 0 0.0
Davie 369 0.3 0 0.0 2 0.5 37 10.0 330 89.4 0 0.0
Duplin 650 0.5 6 0.9 7 1.1 48 7.4 589 90.6 0 0.0
Durham 4,171 3.5 23 0.6 64 1.5 330 7.9 3,751 89.9 3 0.1
Edgecombe 629 0.5 10 1.6 13 2.1 70 11.1 536 85.2 0 0.0
Forsyth 4,354 3.7 50 1.1 46 1.1 454 10.4 3,801 87.3 3 0.1
Franklin 719 0.6 4 0.6 5 0.7 70 9.7 640 89.0 0 0.0
Gaston 2,571 2.2 17 0.7 25 1.0 205 8.0 2,319 90.2 5 0.2
Gates 43 0.0 1 2.3 0 0.0 4 9.3 38 88.4 0 0.0
Graham 72 0.1 0 0.0 3 4.2 6 8.3 63 87.5 0 0.0
Granville 597 0.5 3 0.5 9 1.5 48 8.0 537 89.9 0 0.0
Greene 205 0.2 0 0.0 2 1.0 20 9.8 183 89.3 0 0.0
Guilford 6,203 5.2 68 1.1 71 1.1 535 8.6 5,523 89.0 6 0.1
Halifax 589 0.5 5 0.8 9 1.5 58 9.8 516 87.6 1 0.2
Harnett 1,881 1.6 11 0.6 28 1.5 164 8.7 1,678 89.2 0 0.0
Haywood 614 0.5 2 0.3 8 1.3 50 8.1 554 90.2 0 0.0
Henderson 1,032 0.9 1 0.1 20 1.9 76 7.4 935 90.6 0 0.0
Hertford 214 0.2 0 0.0 6 2.8 18 8.4 190 88.8 0 0.0
Hoke 875 0.7 9 1.0 7 0.8 77 8.8 782 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 1,852 1.6 9 0.5 21 1.1 165 8.9 1,657 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 2,308 1.9 20 0.9 20 0.9 184 8.0 2,084 90.3 0 0.0
Jones 105 0.1 1 1.0 2 1.9 7 6.7 95 90.5 0 0.0
Lee 756 0.6 8 1.1 6 0.8 52 6.9 688 91.0 2 0.3
Lenoir 615 0.5 4 0.7 6 1.0 43 7.0 562 91.4 0 0.0
Lincoln 803 0.7 4 0.5 11 1.4 56 7.0 731 91.0 1 0.1
Macon 332 0.3 2 0.6 3 0.9 38 11.4 289 87.0 0 0.0
Madison 175 0.1 1 0.6 4 2.3 14 8.0 156 89.1 0 0.0
Martin 245 0.2 4 1.6 4 1.6 30 12.2 207 84.5 0 0.0
McDowell 455 0.4 3 0.7 15 3.3 39 8.6 398 87.5 0 0.0
Mecklenburg 14,654 12.3 80 0.5 173 1.2 1,258 8.6 13,139 89.7 4 0.0
Mitchell 130 0.1 0 0.0 4 3.1 12 9.2 114 87.7 0 0.0
Montgomery 270 0.2 1 0.4 2 0.7 24 8.9 243 90.0 0 0.0
Moore 1,102 0.9 5 0.5 17 1.5 95 8.6 984 89.3 1 0.1
Nash 1,108 0.9 11 1.0 18 1.6 82 7.4 996 89.9 1 0.1
New Hanover 2,261 1.9 16 0.7 38 1.7 187 8.3 2,018 89.3 2 0.1
Northampton 190 0.2 3 1.6 5 2.6 16 8.4 166 87.4 0 0.0
Onslow 4,015 3.4 19 0.5 39 1.0 310 7.7 3,647 90.8 0 0.0
Orange 1,176 1.0 4 0.3 14 1.2 83 7.1 1,074 91.3 1 0.1
Pamlico 73 0.1 0 0.0 1 1.4 14 19.2 58 79.5 0 0.0
Pasquotank 423 0.4 1 0.2 3 0.7 19 4.5 399 94.3 1 0.2
Pender 657 0.6 4 0.6 13 2.0 75 11.4 564 85.8 1 0.2
Perquimans 114 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 3.5 110 96.5 0 0.0
Person 439 0.4 10 2.3 3 0.7 38 8.7 388 88.4 0 0.0
Pitt 2,045 1.7 22 1.1 23 1.1 185 9.0 1,815 88.8 0 0.0
Polk 144 0.1 1 0.7 5 3.5 9 6.3 129 89.6 0 0.0
Randolph 1,568 1.3 9 0.6 17 1.1 154 9.8 1,384 88.3 4 0.3
Richmond 572 0.5 8 1.4 17 3.0 64 11.2 483 84.4 0 0.0
Robeson 1,742 1.5 30 1.7 37 2.1 125 7.2 1,549 88.9 1 0.1
Rockingham 852 0.7 2 0.2 14 1.6 82 9.6 753 88.4 1 0.1
Rowan 1,584 1.3 9 0.6 15 0.9 151 9.5 1,408 88.9 1 0.1
Rutherford 663 0.6 6 0.9 8 1.2 53 8.0 595 89.7 1 0.2
Sampson 828 0.7 7 0.8 13 1.6 58 7.0 749 90.5 1 0.1
Scotland 451 0.4 4 0.9 6 1.3 34 7.5 406 90.0 1 0.2
Stanly 730 0.6 5 0.7 13 1.8 70 9.6 642 87.9 0 0.0
Stokes 404 0.3 2 0.5 4 1.0 49 12.1 349 86.4 0 0.0
Surry 736 0.6 5 0.7 13 1.8 57 7.7 661 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 251 0.2 0 0.0 2 0.8 19 7.6 230 91.6 0 0.0
Tyrrell 35 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.9 34 97.1 0 0.0
Union 2,365 2.0 14 0.6 18 0.8 187 7.9 2,146 90.7 0 0.0
Vance 582 0.5 3 0.5 9 1.5 53 9.1 517 88.8 0 0.0
Wake 12,654 10.7 77 0.6 157 1.2 885 7.0 11,530 91.1 5 0.0
Warren 174 0.1 0 0.0 2 1.1 18 10.3 154 88.5 0 0.0
Washington 134 0.1 2 1.5 2 1.5 8 6.0 121 90.3 1 0.7
Watauga 396 0.3 6 1.5 2 0.5 48 12.1 339 85.6 1 0.3
Wayne 1,602 1.3 12 0.7 24 1.5 158 9.9 1,408 87.9 0 0.0
Wilkes 646 0.5 7 1.1 11 1.7 67 10.4 561 86.8 0 0.0
Wilson 934 0.8 14 1.5 8 0.9 71 7.6 840 89.9 1 0.1
Yadkin 392 0.3 0 0.0 3 0.8 34 8.7 355 90.6 0 0.0
Yancey 167 0.1 1 0.6 0 0.0 12 7.2 154 92.2 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 26FEB18
CAUTION: Data shown are provisional and include only resident events occurring within North Carolina. Data does not reflect events affecting North Carolina
residents that occurred in other states. Therefore provisional data will not match the final number of resident events reported.