2009-2013 N.C. RESIDENT LIVE BIRTHS WITH AGE OF MOTHER UNDER 30
BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: NUMBER AT RISK DUE TO HIGH PARITY
AND PERCENT OF ALL BIRTHS WITH AGE OF MOTHER LESS THAN 30
**INDICATOR OF NEED FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES**

RESIDENCE NUMBER
HIGH
PARITY
BIRTHS
PERCENT
HIGH
PARITY
NORTH CAROLINA 61,454 16.0
ALAMANCE 1,019 17.4
ALEXANDER 197 15.0
ALLEGHANY 68 20.1
ANSON 218 21.8
ASHE 145 16.3
AVERY 63 11.9
BEAUFORT 332 18.0
BERTIE 166 21.3
BLADEN 246 18.5
BRUNSWICK 518 15.3
BUNCOMBE 843 11.0
BURKE 552 16.8
CABARRUS 1,015 14.4
CALDWELL 507 16.6
CAMDEN 27 10.0
CARTERET 262 13.1
CASWELL 125 16.8
CATAWBA 1,035 16.8
CHATHAM 279 16.4
CHEROKEE 110 13.0
CHOWAN 125 20.7
CLAY 30 10.6
CLEVELAND 829 20.0
COLUMBUS 406 16.2
CRAVEN 815 13.2
CUMBERLAND 3,056 13.8
CURRITUCK 102 13.1
DARE 125 12.1
DAVIDSON 1,036 17.0
DAVIE 196 15.4
DUPLIN 534 18.9
DURHAM 1,988 17.7
EDGECOMBE 641 24.0
FORSYTH 2,555 17.6
FRANKLIN 399 18.2
GASTON 1,599 17.8
GATES 59 15.3
GRAHAM 58 15.5
GRANVILLE 285 15.5
GREENE 183 21.4
GUILFORD 2,923 15.9
HALIFAX 498 21.3
HARNETT 1,005 16.7
HAYWOOD 286 14.3
HENDERSON 448 12.9
HERTFORD 210 21.6
HOKE 486 14.4
HYDE 25 16.2
IREDELL 899 16.1
JACKSON 264 18.3
JOHNSTON 1,124 16.0
JONES 51 13.6
LEE 559 19.5
LENOIR 634 24.6
LINCOLN 363 14.0
MCDOWELL 278 16.2
MACON 169 13.8
MADISON 64 10.3
MARTIN 190 19.9
MECKLENBURG 5,529 15.3
MITCHELL 77 15.1
MONTGOMERY 269 22.4
MOORE 455 15.6
NASH 834 20.8
NEW HANOVER 947 15.1
NORTHAMPTON 162 20.1
ONSLOW 1,265 7.3
ORANGE 335 12.6
PAMLICO 64 18.6
PASQUOTANK 279 15.9
PENDER 267 14.3
PERQUIMANS 64 13.0
PERSON 266 17.7
PITT 1,211 17.0
POLK 62 13.1
RANDOLPH 1,039 18.2
RICHMOND 513 22.8
ROBESON 1,615 21.0
ROCKINGHAM 561 16.4
ROWAN 975 17.5
RUTHERFORD 499 19.4
SAMPSON 627 20.7
SCOTLAND 466 24.5
STANLY 381 15.7
STOKES 184 12.8
SURRY 442 15.7
SWAIN 160 21.9
TRANSYLVANIA 134 14.2
TYRRELL 26 17.4
UNION 1,070 16.1
VANCE 589 25.7
WAKE 3,902 13.5
WARREN 166 23.9
WASHINGTON 128 22.9
WATAUGA 119 11.9
WAYNE 1,096 17.5
WILKES 417 16.7
WILSON 732 20.2
YADKIN 211 14.9
YANCEY 92 14.5

PREPARED BY NC-DHHS STATE CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS
NOTE: RATES BASED ON SMALL NUMBERS (FEWER THAN 20 CASES)
ARE UNSTABLE AND SHOULD BE INTERPRETED WITH CAUTION