2013 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 93 60.2 45 153.7
ALEXANDER 33 89.4 3 46.3
ALLEGHANY 1 9.1 1 61.5
ANSON 27 103.2 5 110.5
ASHE 17 62.6 1 23.9
AVERY 27 152.4 0 0
BEAUFORT 53 111.7 10 118.8
BERTIE 58 285.1 5 156.9
BLADEN 39 111.9 11 176.0
BRUNSWICK 110 95.4 17 99.9
BUNCOMBE 165 66.6 30 73.7
BURKE 42 46.7 11 74.6
CABARRUS 170 90.8 48 116.2
CALDWELL 59 72.0 14 97.9
CAMDEN 19 186.5 2 101.4
CARTERET 21 30.7 5 47.8
CASWELL 6 25.9 1 26.9
CATAWBA 104 67.2 27 91.2
CHATHAM 18 26.9 7 60.9
CHEROKEE 22 80.8 5 122.1
CHOWAN 23 156.2 4 155.7
CLAY 4 37.8 1 65.0
CLEVELAND 90 92.7 30 167.9
COLUMBUS 69 120.5 20 189.4
CRAVEN 72 68.9 17 84.2
CUMBERLAND 442 135.6 153 212.3
CURRITUCK 13 53.3 0 0
DARE 6 17.1 1 17.3
DAVIDSON 118 72.2 33 107.3
DAVIE 25 60.2 5 66.7
DUPLIN 38 63.2 8 63.9
DURHAM 285 98.9 125 228.5
EDGECOMBE 132 237.5 26 240.4
FORSYTH 369 102.2 112 155.3
FRANKLIN 33 53.0 13 108.5
GASTON 152 72.6 61 150.8
GATES 7 60.1 1 48.7
GRAHAM 4 45.8 4 258.9
GRANVILLE 40 68.6 14 136.7
GREENE 28 131.9 9 231.4
GUILFORD 442 87.2 148 153.7
HALIFAX 59 110.4 14 144.6
HARNETT 116 92.8 48 164.9
HAYWOOD 44 74.3 12 133.1
HENDERSON 70 63.9 9 49.8
HERTFORD 34 139.2 6 148.1
HOKE 46 89.6 20 155.0
HYDE 9 157.3 0 0
IREDELL 207 125.8 52 159.7
JACKSON 13 31.8 4 66.4
JOHNSTON 124 69.7 35 87.6
JONES 9 88.1 3 179.5
LEE 71 117.8 30 228.1
LENOIR 123 208.8 43 384.3
LINCOLN 47 58.9 13 89.3
MCDOWELL 38 84.5 5 64.2
MACON 16 47.3 3 57.9
MADISON 10 47.6 1 30.4
MARTIN 25 105.5 5 123.0
MECKLENBURG 1,013 102.2 446 214.3
MITCHELL 13 84.8 3 128.3
MONTGOMERY 24 87.0 4 74.8
MOORE 68 74.2 14 86.3
NASH 156 164.0 30 167.6
NEW HANOVER 182 85.3 59 168.0
NORTHAMPTON 21 100.8 6 180.1
ONSLOW 146 78.8 40 95.8
ORANGE 64 45.6 18 76.0
PAMLICO 3 23.2 0 0
PASQUOTANK 22 55.0 4 54.3
PENDER 41 74.1 15 147.1
PERQUIMANS 8 58.8 2 87.3
PERSON 48 122.2 9 125.4
PITT 234 134.3 37 114.1
POLK 7 34.3 3 104.5
RANDOLPH 55 38.6 21 75.1
RICHMOND 80 172.4 26 285.0
ROBESON 303 224.7 115 390.2
ROCKINGHAM 106 115.4 25 158.3
ROWAN 118 85.3 23 87.9
RUTHERFORD 78 116.5 20 169.9
SAMPSON 58 90.4 19 142.6
SCOTLAND 81 224.8 21 296.3
STANLY 34 56.1 9 82.0
STOKES 34 73.0 4 52.3
SURRY 66 90.3 11 82.2
SWAIN 16 113.8 8 303.1
TRANSYLVANIA 25 76.0 1 22.4
TYRRELL 4 97.3 1 152.9
UNION 144 67.7 46 90.6
VANCE 73 162.9 16 177.6
WAKE 759 77.9 345 167.1
WARREN 15 72.9 6 183.2
WASHINGTON 14 110.0 5 222.8
WATAUGA 21 40.1 5 86.1
WAYNE 153 122.8 32 126.2
WILKES 53 76.8 8 66.1
WILSON 103 126.1 39 241.0
YADKIN 31 81.5 7 102.3
YANCEY 10 56.9 2 71.9
NORTH CAROLINA 9,021 91.6 2,841 148.9

** 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