2011 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 105 68.5 43 144.7
ALEXANDER 29 78.2 4 59.2
ALLEGHANY 5 45.2 0 0
ANSON 24 90.2 9 192.8
ASHE 21 77.4 2 46.7
AVERY 23 130.9 3 124.4
BEAUFORT 50 104.8 10 115.9
BERTIE 56 268.3 5 147.3
BLADEN 38 108.8 9 138.4
BRUNSWICK 85 77.2 20 117.9
BUNCOMBE 152 63.0 39 96.0
BURKE 52 57.2 6 37.3
CABARRUS 169 93.1 44 107.7
CALDWELL 44 53.4 7 47.1
CAMDEN 10 99.9 1 49.0
CARTERET 44 65.3 15 145.3
CASWELL 10 42.7 3 78.9
CATAWBA 102 66.2 34 114.1
CHATHAM 28 43.6 11 94.4
CHEROKEE 11 40.5 2 48.9
CHOWAN 17 114.5 0 0
CLAY 4 37.9 0 0
CLEVELAND 102 104.6 21 114.4
COLUMBUS 82 142.1 38 348.1
CRAVEN 95 90.7 19 92.7
CUMBERLAND 447 137.6 130 177.8
CURRITUCK 11 45.9 0 0
DARE 6 17.5 1 17.6
DAVIDSON 109 67.0 23 72.8
DAVIE 30 72.2 7 89.6
DUPLIN 49 82.3 13 102.4
DURHAM 304 111.2 111 208.8
EDGECOMBE 163 290.9 47 426.2
FORSYTH 325 91.6 64 89.0
FRANKLIN 70 114.5 23 187.4
GASTON 170 82.1 61 150.5
GATES 11 91.3 0 0
GRAHAM 4 45.4 1 63.7
GRANVILLE 59 98.4 14 131.7
GREENE 33 153.1 15 359.7
GUILFORD 395 79.8 106 111.3
HALIFAX 99 182.7 36 356.8
HARNETT 164 137.5 48 171.3
HAYWOOD 61 103.6 25 274.7
HENDERSON 77 71.3 17 92.4
HERTFORD 23 94.1 3 70.5
HOKE 60 121.8 27 210.8
HYDE 9 154.6 0 0
IREDELL 252 156.3 65 196.8
JACKSON 23 57.1 9 151.4
JOHNSTON 177 102.6 46 114.7
JONES 14 139.7 1 58.5
LEE 50 85.1 13 102.2
LENOIR 114 192.1 39 336.5
LINCOLN 82 103.9 14 93.4
MCDOWELL 17 37.7 5 62.7
MACON 27 79.2 1 18.6
MADISON 16 76.9 2 60.3
MARTIN 74 306.0 6 138.7
MECKLENBURG 1,036 109.7 428 211.7
MITCHELL 20 129.5 10 414.1
MONTGOMERY 25 90.4 2 36.6
MOORE 76 85.1 23 144.8
NASH 158 164.4 53 286.3
NEW HANOVER 167 81.0 90 264.9
NORTHAMPTON 27 123.3 9 246.0
ONSLOW 155 86.2 54 136.2
ORANGE 75 55.2 25 109.3
PAMLICO 8 60.6 0 0
PASQUOTANK 48 117.9 13 172.7
PENDER 36 67.4 20 201.0
PERQUIMANS 12 89.0 0 0
PERSON 41 103.4 9 121.1
PITT 250 146.1 48 149.6
POLK 9 44.4 1 33.1
RANDOLPH 67 47.1 26 90.6
RICHMOND 139 298.2 44 470.3
ROBESON 344 253.8 120 393.3
ROCKINGHAM 143 153.2 35 210.9
ROWAN 121 87.7 20 74.6
RUTHERFORD 84 124.4 15 123.2
SAMPSON 59 92.6 20 149.7
SCOTLAND 100 278.9 34 466.3
STANLY 47 77.5 12 107.7
STOKES 33 69.9 7 85.5
SURRY 69 93.6 15 107.2
SWAIN 14 99.7 6 224.9
TRANSYLVANIA 20 60.9 3 64.7
TYRRELL 4 91.7 1 150.6
UNION 189 92.0 73 143.0
VANCE 117 258.2 25 267.3
WAKE 821 88.3 340 168.4
WARREN 28 134.2 6 174.1
WASHINGTON 26 200.4 5 208.4
WATAUGA 20 39.0 4 69.2
WAYNE 166 134.2 44 172.4
WILKES 68 98.6 4 32.1
WILSON 116 142.4 28 169.6
YADKIN 42 109.7 9 126.0
YANCEY 17 96.0 5 174.9
NORTH CAROLINA 9,880 102.3 3,004 157.3

** 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/)