YTD2020 QUARTER 1-2 (JAN-JUN) 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 49,609 100.0 9,478 19.1 13,951 28.1 24,650 49.7 1,530 3.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 769 1.6 145 18.9 188 24.4 372 48.4 64 8.3
Alamance
Alexander 149 0.3 17 11.4 39 26.2 93 62.4 0 0.0
Alleghany 41 0.1 9 22.0 8 19.5 24 58.5 0 0.0
Anson 107 0.2 31 29.0 22 20.6 54 50.5 0 0.0
Ashe 100 0.2 25 25.0 30 30.0 45 45.0 0 0.0
Avery 58 0.1 9 15.5 17 29.3 32 55.2 0 0.0
Beaufort 173 0.3 37 21.4 51 29.5 83 48.0 2 1.2
Bertie 85 0.2 27 31.8 20 23.5 38 44.7 0 0.0
Bladen 129 0.3 38 29.5 39 30.2 44 34.1 8 6.2
Brunswick 409 0.8 74 18.1 105 25.7 227 55.5 3 0.7
Buncombe 983 2.0 139 14.1 311 31.6 420 42.7 113 11.5
Burke 348 0.7 94 27.0 93 26.7 156 44.8 5 1.4
Cabarrus 1,085 2.2 225 20.7 321 29.6 530 48.8 9 0.8
Caldwell 322 0.6 69 21.4 86 26.7 165 51.2 2 0.6
Camden 17 0.0 0 0.0 5 29.4 12 70.6 0 0.0
Carteret 205 0.4 30 14.6 63 30.7 111 54.1 1 0.5
Caswell 57 0.1 11 19.3 18 31.6 23 40.4 5 8.8
Catawba 711 1.4 137 19.3 196 27.6 376 52.9 2 0.3
Chatham 288 0.6 34 11.8 77 26.7 128 44.4 49 17.0
Cherokee 16 0.0 3 18.8 5 31.3 6 37.5 2 12.5
Chowan 63 0.1 18 28.6 21 33.3 24 38.1 0 0.0
Clay 5 0.0 2 40.0 2 40.0 1 20.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 481 1.0 111 23.1 123 25.6 236 49.1 11 2.3
Columbus 186 0.4 48 25.8 40 21.5 91 48.9 7 3.8
Craven 644 1.3 140 21.7 176 27.3 325 50.5 3 0.5
Cumberland 2,167 4.4 466 21.5 600 27.7 1,087 50.2 14 0.6
Currituck 42 0.1 9 21.4 12 28.6 21 50.0 0 0.0
Dare 127 0.3 29 22.8 32 25.2 66 52.0 0 0.0
Davidson 732 1.5 151 20.6 183 25.0 392 53.6 6 0.8
Davie 178 0.4 38 21.3 42 23.6 96 53.9 2 1.1
Duplin 290 0.6 74 25.5 85 29.3 129 44.5 2 0.7
Durham 1,714 3.5 300 17.5 500 29.2 822 48.0 92 5.4
Edgecombe 262 0.5 54 20.6 73 27.9 132 50.4 3 1.1
Forsyth 1,801 3.6 370 20.5 522 29.0 869 48.3 40 2.2
Franklin 307 0.6 53 17.3 68 22.1 159 51.8 27 8.8
Gaston 1,104 2.2 181 16.4 309 28.0 606 54.9 8 0.7
Gates 13 0.0 3 23.1 4 30.8 6 46.2 0 0.0
Graham 41 0.1 7 17.1 9 22.0 24 58.5 1 2.4
Granville 239 0.5 42 17.6 64 26.8 121 50.6 12 5.0
Greene 72 0.1 19 26.4 13 18.1 36 50.0 4 5.6
Guilford 2,567 5.2 565 22.0 721 28.1 1,239 48.3 42 1.6
Halifax 223 0.4 47 21.1 70 31.4 102 45.7 4 1.8
Harnett 824 1.7 164 19.9 233 28.3 402 48.8 25 3.0
Haywood 224 0.5 35 15.6 66 29.5 112 50.0 11 4.9
Henderson 430 0.9 66 15.3 129 30.0 208 48.4 27 6.3
Hertford 69 0.1 17 24.6 24 34.8 28 40.6 0 0.0
Hoke 377 0.8 87 23.1 97 25.7 191 50.7 2 0.5
Hyde 16 0.0 3 18.8 6 37.5 7 43.8 0 0.0
Iredell 781 1.6 164 21.0 250 32.0 367 47.0 0 0.0
Jackson 143 0.3 19 13.3 38 26.6 82 57.3 4 2.8
Johnston 1,065 2.1 184 17.3 281 26.4 572 53.7 28 2.6
Jones 43 0.1 2 4.7 13 30.2 27 62.8 1 2.3
Lee 349 0.7 64 18.3 95 27.2 153 43.8 37 10.6
Lenoir 280 0.6 72 25.7 73 26.1 134 47.9 1 0.4
Lincoln 372 0.7 65 17.5 91 24.5 214 57.5 2 0.5
Macon 135 0.3 21 15.6 32 23.7 78 57.8 4 3.0
Madison 80 0.2 11 13.8 20 25.0 43 53.8 6 7.5
Martin 91 0.2 20 22.0 22 24.2 49 53.8 0 0.0
McDowell 176 0.4 29 16.5 38 21.6 105 59.7 4 2.3
Mecklenburg 6,313 12.7 1,095 17.3 2,002 31.7 3,155 50.0 61 1.0
Mitchell 56 0.1 10 17.9 13 23.2 27 48.2 6 10.7
Montgomery 114 0.2 33 28.9 34 29.8 47 41.2 0 0.0
Moore 509 1.0 98 19.3 165 32.4 243 47.7 3 0.6
Nash 407 0.8 77 18.9 104 25.6 221 54.3 5 1.2
New Hanover 875 1.8 140 16.0 253 28.9 479 54.7 3 0.3
Northampton 60 0.1 10 16.7 14 23.3 36 60.0 0 0.0
Onslow 1,603 3.2 298 18.6 465 29.0 837 52.2 3 0.2
Orange 496 1.0 86 17.3 153 30.8 199 40.1 58 11.7
Pamlico 46 0.1 10 21.7 14 30.4 22 47.8 0 0.0
Pasquotank 120 0.2 19 15.8 30 25.0 71 59.2 0 0.0
Pender 267 0.5 48 18.0 76 28.5 141 52.8 2 0.7
Perquimans 25 0.1 6 24.0 4 16.0 14 56.0 1 4.0
Person 175 0.4 30 17.1 34 19.4 99 56.6 12 6.9
Pitt 856 1.7 165 19.3 241 28.2 442 51.6 8 0.9
Polk 40 0.1 9 22.5 8 20.0 22 55.0 1 2.5
Randolph 656 1.3 125 19.1 168 25.6 332 50.6 31 4.7
Richmond 246 0.5 69 28.0 59 24.0 113 45.9 5 2.0
Robeson 735 1.5 147 20.0 135 18.4 281 38.2 172 23.4
Rockingham 412 0.8 88 21.4 120 29.1 200 48.5 4 1.0
Rowan 684 1.4 139 20.3 187 27.3 348 50.9 10 1.5
Rutherford 254 0.5 51 20.1 77 30.3 122 48.0 4 1.6
Sampson 350 0.7 90 25.7 96 27.4 163 46.6 1 0.3
Scotland 151 0.3 30 19.9 46 30.5 73 48.3 2 1.3
Stanly 268 0.5 49 18.3 78 29.1 140 52.2 1 0.4
Stokes 184 0.4 31 16.8 42 22.8 104 56.5 7 3.8
Surry 327 0.7 66 20.2 88 26.9 169 51.7 4 1.2
Swain 63 0.1 8 12.7 18 28.6 35 55.6 2 3.2
Transylvania 93 0.2 19 20.4 23 24.7 44 47.3 7 7.5
Tyrrell 23 0.0 4 17.4 8 34.8 11 47.8 0 0.0
Union 976 2.0 158 16.2 303 31.0 512 52.5 3 0.3
Vance 227 0.5 48 21.1 50 22.0 117 51.5 12 5.3
Wake 5,470 11.0 925 16.9 1,513 27.7 2,649 48.4 383 7.0
Warren 75 0.2 20 26.7 17 22.7 35 46.7 3 4.0
Washington 60 0.1 19 31.7 13 21.7 28 46.7 0 0.0
Watauga 115 0.2 20 17.4 42 36.5 53 46.1 0 0.0
Wayne 605 1.2 115 19.0 150 24.8 336 55.5 4 0.7
Wilkes 281 0.6 68 24.2 68 24.2 143 50.9 2 0.7
Wilson 378 0.8 96 25.4 99 26.2 178 47.1 5 1.3
Yadkin 158 0.3 35 22.2 44 27.8 76 48.1 3 1.9
Yancey 91 0.2 20 22.0 26 28.6 38 41.8 7 7.7

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 26AUG20
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.