YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) 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 104,556 100.0 21,004 20.1 29,917 28.6 50,595 48.4 3,040 2.9
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,706 1.6 418 24.5 510 29.9 716 42.0 62 3.6
Alamance
Alexander 338 0.3 68 20.1 96 28.4 171 50.6 3 0.9
Alleghany 86 0.1 16 18.6 26 30.2 43 50.0 1 1.2
Anson 207 0.2 49 23.7 59 28.5 99 47.8 0 0.0
Ashe 186 0.2 36 19.4 58 31.2 91 48.9 1 0.5
Avery 87 0.1 22 25.3 22 25.3 41 47.1 2 2.3
Beaufort 405 0.4 105 25.9 117 28.9 180 44.4 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 863 0.8 164 19.0 246 28.5 448 51.9 5 0.6
Buncombe 2,136 2.0 419 19.6 640 30.0 952 44.6 125 5.9
Burke 804 0.8 200 24.9 241 30.0 342 42.5 21 2.6
Cabarrus 2,279 2.2 476 20.9 674 29.6 1,075 47.2 54 2.4
Caldwell 688 0.7 171 24.9 189 27.5 326 47.4 2 0.3
Camden 55 0.1 13 23.6 13 23.6 29 52.7 0 0.0
Carteret 500 0.5 80 16.0 156 31.2 260 52.0 4 0.8
Caswell 157 0.2 40 25.5 32 20.4 75 47.8 10 6.4
Catawba 1,472 1.4 287 19.5 427 29.0 747 50.7 11 0.7
Chatham 583 0.6 106 18.2 157 26.9 272 46.7 48 8.2
Cherokee 87 0.1 18 20.7 23 26.4 46 52.9 0 0.0
Chowan 116 0.1 25 21.6 31 26.7 60 51.7 0 0.0
Clay 22 0.0 5 22.7 6 27.3 11 50.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 922 0.9 198 21.5 233 25.3 475 51.5 16 1.7
Columbus 425 0.4 113 26.6 109 25.6 197 46.4 6 1.4
Craven 1,225 1.2 231 18.9 364 29.7 628 51.3 2 0.2
Cumberland 4,738 4.5 962 20.3 1,280 27.0 2,456 51.8 40 0.8
Currituck 76 0.1 16 21.1 17 22.4 43 56.6 0 0.0
Dare 284 0.3 74 26.1 84 29.6 116 40.8 10 3.5
Davidson 1,492 1.4 308 20.6 396 26.5 750 50.3 38 2.5
Davie 323 0.3 57 17.6 104 32.2 148 45.8 14 4.3
Duplin 577 0.6 133 23.1 166 28.8 273 47.3 5 0.9
Durham 3,679 3.5 710 19.3 1,070 29.1 1,662 45.2 237 6.4
Edgecombe 528 0.5 117 22.2 135 25.6 274 51.9 2 0.4
Forsyth 3,724 3.6 677 18.2 1,017 27.3 1,823 49.0 207 5.6
Franklin 626 0.6 115 18.4 186 29.7 307 49.0 18 2.9
Gaston 2,277 2.2 436 19.1 626 27.5 1,174 51.6 41 1.8
Gates 34 0.0 4 11.8 11 32.4 19 55.9 0 0.0
Graham 61 0.1 12 19.7 13 21.3 36 59.0 0 0.0
Granville 537 0.5 118 22.0 128 23.8 266 49.5 25 4.7
Greene 183 0.2 48 26.2 48 26.2 85 46.4 2 1.1
Guilford 5,412 5.2 1,053 19.5 1,599 29.5 2,519 46.5 241 4.5
Halifax 504 0.5 128 25.4 111 22.0 262 52.0 3 0.6
Harnett 1,666 1.6 332 19.9 485 29.1 826 49.6 23 1.4
Haywood 550 0.5 111 20.2 139 25.3 288 52.4 12 2.2
Henderson 929 0.9 159 17.1 312 33.6 436 46.9 22 2.4
Hertford 188 0.2 67 35.6 55 29.3 65 34.6 1 0.5
Hoke 766 0.7 182 23.8 216 28.2 360 47.0 8 1.0
Hyde 30 0.0 9 30.0 8 26.7 13 43.3 0 0.0
Iredell 1,634 1.6 319 19.5 464 28.4 835 51.1 16 1.0
Jackson 330 0.3 65 19.7 111 33.6 151 45.8 3 0.9
Johnston 2,042 2.0 343 16.8 588 28.8 1,081 52.9 30 1.5
Jones 95 0.1 23 24.2 24 25.3 48 50.5 0 0.0
Lee 675 0.6 129 19.1 186 27.6 317 47.0 43 6.4
Lenoir 548 0.5 120 21.9 130 23.7 290 52.9 8 1.5
Lincoln 721 0.7 121 16.8 222 30.8 372 51.6 6 0.8
Macon 287 0.3 57 19.9 83 28.9 144 50.2 3 1.0
Madison 152 0.1 31 20.4 37 24.3 77 50.7 7 4.6
Martin 203 0.2 48 23.6 69 34.0 86 42.4 0 0.0
McDowell 390 0.4 90 23.1 107 27.4 184 47.2 9 2.3
Mecklenburg 12,913 12.4 2,381 18.4 3,801 29.4 6,163 47.7 568 4.4
Mitchell 114 0.1 30 26.3 32 28.1 51 44.7 1 0.9
Montgomery 238 0.2 61 25.6 66 27.7 108 45.4 3 1.3
Moore 964 0.9 231 24.0 277 28.7 449 46.6 7 0.7
Nash 975 0.9 218 22.4 235 24.1 517 53.0 5 0.5
New Hanover 1,997 1.9 354 17.7 611 30.6 1,021 51.1 11 0.6
Northampton 163 0.2 35 21.5 50 30.7 78 47.9 0 0.0
Onslow 3,602 3.4 654 18.2 1,105 30.7 1,825 50.7 18 0.5
Orange 1,060 1.0 183 17.3 326 30.8 459 43.3 92 8.7
Pamlico 58 0.1 14 24.1 16 27.6 27 46.6 1 1.7
Pasquotank 393 0.4 77 19.6 112 28.5 204 51.9 0 0.0
Pender 560 0.5 95 17.0 167 29.8 294 52.5 4 0.7
Perquimans 110 0.1 25 22.7 26 23.6 59 53.6 0 0.0
Person 382 0.4 87 22.8 87 22.8 188 49.2 20 5.2
Pitt 1,783 1.7 398 22.3 534 29.9 847 47.5 4 0.2
Polk 127 0.1 24 18.9 32 25.2 69 54.3 2 1.6
Randolph 1,374 1.3 277 20.2 366 26.6 676 49.2 55 4.0
Richmond 473 0.5 115 24.3 108 22.8 245 51.8 5 1.1
Robeson 1,512 1.4 456 30.2 417 27.6 583 38.6 56 3.7
Rockingham 737 0.7 164 22.3 198 26.9 365 49.5 10 1.4
Rowan 1,390 1.3 306 22.0 390 28.1 680 48.9 14 1.0
Rutherford 589 0.6 136 23.1 154 26.1 294 49.9 5 0.8
Sampson 742 0.7 165 22.2 200 27.0 338 45.6 39 5.3
Scotland 400 0.4 53 13.3 64 16.0 283 70.8 0 0.0
Stanly 628 0.6 133 21.2 161 25.6 325 51.8 9 1.4
Stokes 347 0.3 62 17.9 92 26.5 181 52.2 12 3.5
Surry 653 0.6 129 19.8 184 28.2 328 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 40 17.9 61 27.2 117 52.2 6 2.7
Tyrrell 34 0.0 9 26.5 8 23.5 16 47.1 1 2.9
Union 2,114 2.0 411 19.4 607 28.7 1,065 50.4 31 1.5
Vance 511 0.5 140 27.4 112 21.9 234 45.8 25 4.9
Wake 11,334 10.8 1,996 17.6 3,409 30.1 5,405 47.7 524 4.6
Warren 150 0.1 33 22.0 32 21.3 78 52.0 7 4.7
Washington 117 0.1 30 25.6 33 28.2 50 42.7 4 3.4
Watauga 337 0.3 80 23.7 108 32.0 146 43.3 3 0.9
Wayne 1,395 1.3 357 25.6 408 29.2 626 44.9 4 0.3
Wilkes 559 0.5 123 22.0 174 31.1 257 46.0 5 0.9
Wilson 814 0.8 227 27.9 216 26.5 369 45.3 2 0.2
Yadkin 347 0.3 73 21.0 91 26.2 172 49.6 11 3.2
Yancey 154 0.1 36 23.4 35 22.7 78 50.6 5 3.2

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 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.