2007 NORTH CAROLINA HOSPITAL DISCHARGES** WITH A PRIMARY DIAGNOSIS OF ASTHMA
NUMBERS AND RATES PER 100,000 BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE:
ALL AGES AND AGES 0-14

RESIDENCE TOTAL NUMBER TOTAL RATE NUMBER AGES 0-14 RATE AGES 0-14
ALAMANCE 136 95.0 54 188.2
ALEXANDER 47 128.2 13 175.6
ALLEGHANY 9 81.2 1 57.3
ANSON 56 221.1 10 198.7
ASHE 28 107.7 4 94.3
AVERY 26 142.1 4 150.5
BEAUFORT 59 128.1 16 188.0
BERTIE 43 215.3 3 77.3
BLADEN 53 163.1 20 302.7
BRUNSWICK 75 75.4 17 103.4
BUNCOMBE 190 84.2 17 43.4
BURKE 67 75.8 12 72.1
CABARRUS 186 113.1 50 136.0
CALDWELL 67 84.4 25 166.9
CAMDEN 13 136.6 1 54.6
CARTERET 87 137.5 35 369.7
CASWELL 11 46.8 2 47.8
CATAWBA 112 73.0 38 122.4
CHATHAM 38 64.2 9 83.1
CHEROKEE 21 77.7 5 112.2
CHOWAN 12 81.9 4 148.9
CLAY 9 87.2 . .
CLEVELAND 107 110.1 29 149.3
COLUMBUS 113 207.5 50 452.2
CRAVEN 157 162.9 25 132.1
CUMBERLAND 486 155.0 171 246.9
CURRITUCK 12 50.6 2 43.6
DARE 17 49.6 2 34.3
DAVIDSON 154 98.5 37 119.3
DAVIE 22 54.4 6 73.0
DUPLIN 69 129.9 26 223.7
DURHAM 226 88.7 55 106.0
EDGECOMBE 132 254.8 52 485.2
FORSYTH 251 74.1 39 57.3
FRANKLIN 66 116.9 12 101.2
GASTON 229 113.9 88 223.6
GATES 8 67.7 2 84.6
GRAHAM 9 110.5 4 271.2
GRANVILLE 63 113.2 5 47.2
GREENE 27 127.9 6 136.9
GUILFORD 487 105.7 127 139.4
HALIFAX 114 206.0 34 313.5
HARNETT 136 127.7 27 116.7
HAYWOOD 55 96.4 10 105.6
HENDERSON 89 87.1 10 55.8
HERTFORD 20 84.3 2 47.1
HOKE 34 79.2 13 116.9
HYDE 12 220.3 . .
IREDELL 258 171.5 110 343.5
JACKSON 25 67.9 9 156.5
JOHNSTON 197 125.2 34 95.2
JONES 21 203.6 6 311.5
LEE 59 104.7 24 201.1
LENOIR 141 244.6 60 515.6
LINCOLN 82 112.7 26 180.2
MCDOWELL 24 54.5 12 147.2
MACON 24 71.4 5 91.6
MADISON 21 102.5 1 28.0
MARTIN 90 376.5 14 300.0
MECKLENBURG 1,125 130.3 356 190.7
MITCHELL 17 106.6 3 114.3
MONTGOMERY 19 68.9 5 89.1
MOORE 98 116.8 19 129.8
NASH 145 156.1 64 341.3
NEW HANOVER 129 67.9 42 129.5
NORTHAMPTON 27 127.1 5 128.6
ONSLOW 164 96.9 51 146.4
ORANGE 73 57.3 19 90.1
PAMLICO 22 169.9 3 152.4
PASQUOTANK 66 161.4 16 204.8
PENDER 32 63.5 6 68.1
PERQUIMANS 17 133.6 3 139.6
PERSON 55 146.1 10 138.8
PITT 110 72.4 23 77.3
POLK 10 52.5 . .
RANDOLPH 83 59.5 28 98.5
RICHMOND 171 366.4 47 486.9
ROBESON 394 304.4 171 562.1
ROCKINGHAM 228 248.8 48 280.5
ROWAN 126 92.3 26 95.0
RUTHERFORD 82 130.3 15 125.9
SAMPSON 109 168.9 35 248.3
SCOTLAND 88 238.9 17 211.9
STANLY 54 91.3 22 190.7
STOKES 25 54.0 2 21.9
SURRY 74 101.2 18 126.1
SWAIN 19 136.8 9 338.6
TRANSYLVANIA 26 84.5 6 129.1
TYRRELL 2 46.6 . .
UNION 182 99.8 81 185.8
VANCE 105 240.9 24 246.0
WAKE 706 84.8 253 140.8
WARREN 25 125.5 7 200.3
WASHINGTON 13 98.4 5 186.7
WATAUGA 48 107.4 10 180.3
WAYNE 196 170.1 43 175.9
WILKES 99 147.4 13 102.6
WILSON 140 179.6 45 276.6
YADKIN 37 97.8 5 65.8
YANCEY 12 64.7 . .
NORTH CAROLINA 10,535 116.2 3,030 166.2

** NOTE: PROVISIONAL NORTH CAROLINA HOSPITAL DISCHARGE DATA.
DATA INCLUDES ONLY NC RESIDENTS SERVED IN NC HOSPITALS. NUMBERS AND RATES SHOWN
HERE MAY BE SMALLER THAN THE ACTUAL HOSPITAL USE FOR COUNTIES THAT BORDER OTHER STATES.
 
PREPARED BY NC-DHHS STATE CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS (www.schs.state.nc.us/SCHS/)