2012 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 120 78.0 58 196.5
ALEXANDER 32 86.8 4 60.5
ALLEGHANY 8 73.2 0 0
ANSON 24 91.1 4 87.1
ASHE 17 62.7 2 48.1
AVERY 16 90.7 4 171.6
BEAUFORT 37 77.9 10 116.7
BERTIE 70 338.9 11 332.6
BLADEN 30 85.9 3 46.8
BRUNSWICK 98 87.3 25 147.5
BUNCOMBE 217 88.8 50 122.4
BURKE 43 47.5 10 63.8
CABARRUS 189 102.4 57 138.3
CALDWELL 48 58.6 14 95.9
CAMDEN 14 138.8 2 101.1
CARTERET 51 75.4 24 232.2
CASWELL 7 30.2 4 108.3
CATAWBA 101 65.4 30 101.5
CHATHAM 30 45.5 16 137.2
CHEROKEE 16 59.3 4 99.3
CHOWAN 24 162.5 7 269.0
CLAY 3 28.3 0 0
CLEVELAND 70 71.8 25 137.3
COLUMBUS 68 118.0 28 259.7
CRAVEN 92 87.8 18 89.0
CUMBERLAND 458 141.3 149 205.6
CURRITUCK 11 45.7 0 0
DARE 5 14.5 0 0
DAVIDSON 94 57.6 28 89.7
DAVIE 33 79.6 5 65.5
DUPLIN 47 78.3 15 117.2
DURHAM 311 111.2 146 268.3
EDGECOMBE 162 289.5 44 401.6
FORSYTH 332 92.7 81 112.3
FRANKLIN 74 120.4 21 174.1
GASTON 171 82.2 67 165.0
GATES 5 42.1 0 0
GRAHAM 11 126.4 4 263.7
GRANVILLE 64 105.9 16 152.4
GREENE 29 135.3 10 246.9
GUILFORD 403 80.5 125 130.2
HALIFAX 92 170.4 20 201.4
HARNETT 149 122.0 47 163.8
HAYWOOD 42 71.3 10 110.1
HENDERSON 56 51.7 8 43.9
HERTFORD 22 90.0 3 72.0
HOKE 51 100.9 21 160.2
HYDE 1 17.1 0 0
IREDELL 237 145.7 55 167.6
JACKSON 16 39.6 8 132.0
JOHNSTON 167 95.5 49 122.2
JONES 11 107.1 3 178.8
LEE 65 108.9 23 177.5
LENOIR 146 246.5 58 507.6
LINCOLN 82 103.4 25 169.0
MCDOWELL 28 62.2 6 76.1
MACON 21 62.0 5 93.5
MADISON 15 72.3 1 30.5
MARTIN 41 171.1 15 354.9
MECKLENBURG 1,102 113.7 445 216.2
MITCHELL 20 130.1 6 251.8
MONTGOMERY 35 126.5 12 219.7
MOORE 85 94.1 20 125.4
NASH 138 144.2 33 181.8
NEW HANOVER 175 83.6 66 192.5
NORTHAMPTON 27 126.0 4 116.4
ONSLOW 192 104.8 63 156.8
ORANGE 71 51.5 27 116.5
PAMLICO 11 84.1 2 107.8
PASQUOTANK 48 118.3 13 169.7
PENDER 22 40.6 5 49.9
PERQUIMANS 13 95.8 0 0
PERSON 38 96.8 10 138.7
PITT 253 146.6 52 160.9
POLK 3 14.8 0 0
RANDOLPH 55 38.6 26 91.5
RICHMOND 122 261.7 40 431.5
ROBESON 365 269.4 136 447.8
ROCKINGHAM 129 139.1 29 178.7
ROWAN 100 72.4 21 79.8
RUTHERFORD 70 104.0 13 108.4
SAMPSON 67 104.8 28 209.3
SCOTLAND 91 252.1 27 377.6
STANLY 32 52.8 8 72.3
STOKES 36 77.0 6 75.8
SURRY 77 104.7 17 123.4
SWAIN 23 162.6 12 450.1
TRANSYLVANIA 16 48.7 1 22.0
TYRRELL 4 92.2 2 294.1
UNION 191 91.6 78 154.1
VANCE 73 161.7 7 74.6
WAKE 779 81.8 324 158.5
WARREN 25 121.5 2 59.9
WASHINGTON 15 117.8 8 348.6
WATAUGA 23 44.3 6 103.8
WAYNE 165 132.8 45 177.6
WILKES 57 82.2 8 65.0
WILSON 116 141.7 36 218.4
YADKIN 28 73.5 8 115.3
YANCEY 17 96.4 4 142.5
NORTH CAROLINA 9,786 100.3 3,128 163.7

** 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/)