2009-2013 N.C. LIVE BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: NUMBER
WITH INTERVAL FROM LAST DELIVERY TO CONCEPTION OF SIX MONTHS
OR LESS AND PERCENT OF ALL BIRTHS EXCLUDING 1ST PREGNANCIES
**INDICATOR OF NEED FOR FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES**

RESIDENCE SHORT
INTERVAL
BIRTHS
PERCENT
SHORT
INTERVAL
NORTH CAROLINA 50,564 12.6
ALAMANCE 763 12.7
ALEXANDER 179 14.6
ALLEGHANY 49 15.2
ANSON 132 15.1
ASHE 116 13.9
AVERY 59 12.6
BEAUFORT 201 11.2
BERTIE 105 16.2
BLADEN 154 12.8
BRUNSWICK 432 12.7
BUNCOMBE 680 8.6
BURKE 380 13.3
CABARRUS 1,008 12.6
CALDWELL 288 11.4
CAMDEN 41 13.0
CARTERET 251 12.7
CASWELL 86 12.4
CATAWBA 821 13.5
CHATHAM 256 11.6
CHEROKEE 91 13.9
CHOWAN 98 17.2
CLAY 22 9.7
CLEVELAND 515 14.1
COLUMBUS 236 10.9
CRAVEN 750 14.3
CUMBERLAND 2,629 13.8
CURRITUCK 79 10.9
DARE 107 9.2
DAVIDSON 835 14.3
DAVIE 136 10.3
DUPLIN 357 12.9
DURHAM 1,598 11.6
EDGECOMBE 377 16.1
FORSYTH 1,488 9.5
FRANKLIN 325 14.1
GASTON 1,200 14.1
GATES 41 12.0
GRAHAM 52 17.2
GRANVILLE 230 12.2
GREENE 124 15.1
GUILFORD 2,364 11.4
HALIFAX 262 13.1
HARNETT 764 12.3
HAYWOOD 214 12.9
HENDERSON 303 8.9
HERTFORD 134 15.3
HOKE 370 11.7
HYDE 14 7.4
IREDELL 750 12.7
JACKSON 190 14.3
JOHNSTON 982 12.7
JONES 40 12.1
LEE 331 11.7
LENOIR 336 13.7
LINCOLN 326 12.7
MCDOWELL 188 12.5
MACON 141 13.4
MADISON 51 9.4
MARTIN 116 13.8
MECKLENBURG 5,596 12.3
MITCHELL 53 12.2
MONTGOMERY 136 12.2
MOORE 397 12.6
NASH 583 14.7
NEW HANOVER 1,111 15.0
NORTHAMPTON 103 15.2
ONSLOW 1,461 12.3
ORANGE 516 12.4
PAMLICO 37 11.9
PASQUOTANK 180 11.1
PENDER 271 13.7
PERQUIMANS 47 11.0
PERSON 183 13.5
PITT 1,040 14.9
POLK 56 12.5
RANDOLPH 748 13.5
RICHMOND 289 15.0
ROBESON 794 11.8
ROCKINGHAM 398 12.7
ROWAN 721 13.5
RUTHERFORD 312 13.7
SAMPSON 422 13.9
SCOTLAND 199 12.4
STANLY 337 15.4
STOKES 122 9.2
SURRY 373 14.2
SWAIN 128 19.8
TRANSYLVANIA 92 10.6
TYRRELL 14 9.1
UNION 1,061 12.4
VANCE 296 14.9
WAKE 5,143 12.4
WARREN 97 15.8
WASHINGTON 86 18.2
WATAUGA 116 10.6
WAYNE 865 15.0
WILKES 324 14.4
WILSON 472 14.0
YADKIN 171 12.6
YANCEY 47 8.8

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