CY2018 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 105,077 100.0 20,549 19.6 29,945 28.5 51,462 49.0 3,121 3.0
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,714 1.6 362 21.1 449 26.2 785 45.8 118 6.9
ALAMANCE
ALEXANDER 312 0.3 70 22.4 92 29.5 147 47.1 3 1.0
ALLEGHANY 83 0.1 18 21.7 24 28.9 41 49.4 0 0.0
ANSON 217 0.2 43 19.8 60 27.6 111 51.2 3 1.4
ASHE 179 0.2 47 26.3 47 26.3 85 47.5 0 0.0
AVERY 142 0.1 29 20.4 45 31.7 66 46.5 2 1.4
BEAUFORT 365 0.3 76 20.8 105 28.8 181 49.6 3 0.8
BERTIE 155 0.1 39 25.2 44 28.4 72 46.5 0 0.0
BLADEN 321 0.3 86 26.8 90 28.0 125 38.9 20 6.2
BRUNSWICK 868 0.8 167 19.2 241 27.8 448 51.6 12 1.4
BUNCOMBE 2,212 2.1 402 18.2 664 30.0 1,003 45.3 143 6.5
BURKE 768 0.7 196 25.5 231 30.1 329 42.8 12 1.6
CABARRUS 2,208 2.1 491 22.2 658 29.8 1,011 45.8 48 2.2
CALDWELL 688 0.7 129 18.8 205 29.8 350 50.9 4 0.6
CAMDEN 90 0.1 9 10.0 30 33.3 51 56.7 0 0.0
CARTERET 454 0.4 80 17.6 127 28.0 244 53.7 3 0.7
CASWELL 185 0.2 29 15.7 50 27.0 84 45.4 22 11.9
CATAWBA 1,526 1.5 260 17.0 420 27.5 837 54.8 9 0.6
CHATHAM 577 0.5 102 17.7 147 25.5 258 44.7 70 12.1
CHEROKEE 225 0.2 55 24.4 63 28.0 106 47.1 1 0.4
CHOWAN 121 0.1 26 21.5 38 31.4 56 46.3 1 0.8
CLAY 76 0.1 11 14.5 22 28.9 43 56.6 0 0.0
CLEVELAND 1,022 1.0 214 20.9 289 28.3 514 50.3 5 0.5
COLUMBUS 493 0.5 133 27.0 144 29.2 208 42.2 8 1.6
CRAVEN 1,170 1.1 248 21.2 318 27.2 600 51.3 4 0.3
CUMBERLAND 4,721 4.5 976 20.7 1,291 27.3 2,431 51.5 23 0.5
CURRITUCK 225 0.2 34 15.1 74 32.9 115 51.1 2 0.9
DARE 292 0.3 67 22.9 82 28.1 139 47.6 4 1.4
DAVIDSON 1,524 1.5 294 19.3 432 28.3 764 50.1 34 2.2
DAVIE 352 0.3 62 17.6 103 29.3 174 49.4 13 3.7
DUPLIN 631 0.6 157 24.9 161 25.5 311 49.3 2 0.3
DURHAM 3,729 3.5 705 18.9 1,039 27.9 1,776 47.6 209 5.6
EDGECOMBE 512 0.5 120 23.4 136 26.6 255 49.8 1 0.2
FORSYTH 3,766 3.6 637 16.9 1,082 28.7 1,873 49.7 174 4.6
FRANKLIN 599 0.6 124 20.7 154 25.7 295 49.2 26 4.3
GASTON 2,252 2.1 400 17.8 636 28.2 1,175 52.2 41 1.8
GATES 77 0.1 11 14.3 30 39.0 36 46.8 0 0.0
GRAHAM 73 0.1 12 16.4 24 32.9 35 47.9 2 2.7
GRANVILLE 526 0.5 119 22.6 146 27.8 236 44.9 25 4.8
GREENE 173 0.2 44 25.4 53 30.6 73 42.2 3 1.7
GUILFORD 5,367 5.1 1,192 22.2 1,544 28.8 2,486 46.3 145 2.7
HALIFAX 458 0.4 105 22.9 109 23.8 241 52.6 3 0.7
HARNETT 1,620 1.5 311 19.2 469 29.0 803 49.6 37 2.3
HAYWOOD 485 0.5 113 23.3 137 28.2 225 46.4 10 2.1
HENDERSON 985 0.9 183 18.6 300 30.5 480 48.7 22 2.2
HERTFORD 204 0.2 55 27.0 55 27.0 93 45.6 1 0.5
HOKE 765 0.7 158 20.7 219 28.6 383 50.1 5 0.7
HYDE 32 0.0 6 18.8 13 40.6 13 40.6 0 0.0
IREDELL 1,680 1.6 314 18.7 523 31.1 832 49.5 11 0.7
JACKSON 318 0.3 59 18.6 106 33.3 151 47.5 2 0.6
JOHNSTON 2,051 2.0 326 15.9 601 29.3 1,093 53.3 31 1.5
JONES 78 0.1 16 20.5 15 19.2 45 57.7 2 2.6
LEE 690 0.7 128 18.6 161 23.3 355 51.4 46 6.7
LENOIR 542 0.5 130 24.0 135 24.9 271 50.0 6 1.1
LINCOLN 743 0.7 123 16.6 206 27.7 405 54.5 9 1.2
MCDOWELL 351 0.3 78 22.2 100 28.5 169 48.1 4 1.1
MACON 287 0.3 54 18.8 94 32.8 128 44.6 11 3.8
MADISON 196 0.2 39 19.9 65 33.2 84 42.9 8 4.1
MARTIN 211 0.2 34 16.1 54 25.6 121 57.3 2 0.9
MECKLENBURG 12,953 12.3 2,382 18.4 3,923 30.3 6,232 48.1 416 3.2
MITCHELL 133 0.1 27 20.3 38 28.6 64 48.1 4 3.0
MONTGOMERY 246 0.2 64 26.0 63 25.6 115 46.7 4 1.6
MOORE 1,033 1.0 185 17.9 322 31.2 515 49.9 11 1.1
NASH 917 0.9 208 22.7 223 24.3 479 52.2 7 0.8
NEW HANOVER 1,877 1.8 314 16.7 569 30.3 979 52.2 15 0.8
NORTHAMPTON 158 0.2 35 22.2 39 24.7 84 53.2 0 0.0
ONSLOW 3,542 3.4 612 17.3 1,004 28.3 1,901 53.7 25 0.7
ORANGE 1,018 1.0 160 15.7 320 31.4 417 41.0 121 11.9
PAMLICO 82 0.1 15 18.3 28 34.1 38 46.3 1 1.2
PASQUOTANK 399 0.4 74 18.5 123 30.8 197 49.4 5 1.3
PENDER 546 0.5 95 17.4 180 33.0 265 48.5 6 1.1
PERQUIMANS 111 0.1 23 20.7 30 27.0 58 52.3 0 0.0
PERSON 349 0.3 79 22.6 81 23.2 164 47.0 25 7.2
PITT 1,767 1.7 376 21.3 463 26.2 919 52.0 9 0.5
POLK 134 0.1 21 15.7 47 35.1 64 47.8 2 1.5
RANDOLPH 1,357 1.3 250 18.4 362 26.7 685 50.5 60 4.4
RICHMOND 474 0.5 131 27.6 108 22.8 231 48.7 4 0.8
ROBESON 1,480 1.4 282 19.1 298 20.1 567 38.3 333 22.5
ROCKINGHAM 793 0.8 165 20.8 219 27.6 405 51.1 4 0.5
ROWAN 1,382 1.3 326 23.6 385 27.9 656 47.5 15 1.1
RUTHERFORD 576 0.5 133 23.1 162 28.1 274 47.6 7 1.2
SAMPSON 738 0.7 165 22.4 189 25.6 370 50.1 14 1.9
SCOTLAND 375 0.4 55 14.7 75 20.0 240 64.0 5 1.3
STANLY 577 0.5 121 21.0 171 29.6 274 47.5 11 1.9
STOKES 356 0.3 62 17.4 91 25.6 189 53.1 14 3.9
SURRY 667 0.6 132 19.8 184 27.6 339 50.8 12 1.8
SWAIN 121 0.1 21 17.4 34 28.1 62 51.2 4 3.3
TRANSYLVANIA 246 0.2 57 23.2 80 32.5 92 37.4 17 6.9
TYRRELL 31 0.0 2 6.5 8 25.8 21 67.7 0 0.0
UNION 2,205 2.1 405 18.4 625 28.3 1,137 51.6 38 1.7
VANCE 470 0.4 126 26.8 102 21.7 229 48.7 13 2.8
WAKE 11,308 10.8 2,006 17.7 3,376 29.9 5,463 48.3 463 4.1
WARREN 140 0.1 41 29.3 35 25.0 59 42.1 5 3.6
WASHINGTON 115 0.1 37 32.2 34 29.6 44 38.3 0 0.0
WATAUGA 300 0.3 53 17.7 97 32.3 146 48.7 4 1.3
WAYNE 1,464 1.4 329 22.5 386 26.4 742 50.7 7 0.5
WILKES 624 0.6 134 21.5 176 28.2 309 49.5 5 0.8
WILSON 852 0.8 246 28.9 202 23.7 394 46.2 10 1.2
YADKIN 319 0.3 63 19.7 94 29.5 151 47.3 11 3.4
YANCEY 156 0.1 29 18.6 47 30.1 71 45.5 9 5.8

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 21AUG19