2013 State of North Carolina and 2011-2013 County Life Expectancy at Birth
  
  Sex Race
  Total Male Female White African American
Geographic Area L.E. C.I. (95%) L.E. C.I. (95%) L.E. C.I. (95%) L.E. C.I. (95%) L.E. C.I. (95%)
State of North Carolina 78.3 78.2-78.4 75.8 75.6-75.9 80.7 80.6-80.9 78.9 78.8-79.0 75.9 75.7-76.1
Alamance County 77.5 77.1-77.9 74.6 73.9-75.2 80.2 79.6-80.8 78.1 77.7-78.6 74.5 73.4-75.6
Alexander County 77.8 76.9-78.6 75.5 74.2-76.7 80.3 79.2-81.4 78.0 77.1-78.9 73.5 69.4-77.5
Alleghany County 80.0 78.6-81.5 79.1 76.8-81.4 81.5 79.7-83.3 79.9 78.4-81.4 N/A     N/A    
Anson County 75.3 74.2-76.5 72.0 70.3-73.7 79.1 77.5-80.6 77.4 75.9-78.9 73.3 71.5-75.1
Ashe County 77.7 76.6-78.9 74.5 72.8-76.3 81.1 79.8-82.3 77.6 76.5-78.8 N/A     N/A    
Avery County 78.7 77.4-80.0 76.7 74.8-78.5 80.7 78.9-82.6 78.6 77.2-79.9 N/A     N/A    
Beaufort County 76.7 75.9-77.6 74.1 73.0-75.3 79.3 78.2-80.4 77.3 76.4-78.3 74.5 72.9-76.0
Bertie County 77.0 75.8-78.2 74.8 73.1-76.5 78.9 77.2-80.7 79.0 77.3-80.6 75.8 74.1-77.5
Bladen County 75.8 74.8-76.8 72.4 70.8-73.9 79.2 78.0-80.5 77.1 75.7-78.4 73.9 72.3-75.5
Brunswick County 78.2 77.7-78.8 75.4 74.6-76.3 81.1 80.4-81.8 78.2 77.6-78.8 78.0 76.3-79.6
Buncombe County 79.2 78.9-79.6 76.6 76.1-77.1 81.7 81.2-82.1 79.5 79.1-79.8 74.4 73.0-75.8
Burke County 76.7 76.1-77.2 74.2 73.5-75.0 79.1 78.3-79.9 76.5 75.9-77.1 77.1 74.9-79.4
Cabarrus County 78.2 77.8-78.6 76.0 75.4-76.5 80.3 79.8-80.8 78.2 77.8-78.6 77.2 76.1-78.3
Caldwell County 76.1 75.5-76.7 73.6 72.8-74.5 78.6 77.8-79.4 76.2 75.6-76.8 72.8 70.2-75.4
Camden County 80.6 78.9-82.3 77.9 75.5-80.3 83.4 81.2-85.6 81.4 79.6-83.1 75.7 70.9-80.6
Carteret County 78.2 77.6-78.9 75.6 74.6-76.6 80.9 80.1-81.8 78.2 77.4-78.9 78.1 75.6-80.6
Caswell County 76.3 75.2-77.4 73.4 71.8-75.0 79.3 77.8-80.8 75.7 74.4-77.1 77.3 75.3-79.2
Catawba County 77.0 76.6-77.4 74.3 73.7-74.9 79.7 79.1-80.2 77.1 76.7-77.6 74.2 72.6-75.7
Chatham County 81.6 80.9-82.3 79.4 78.4-80.4 83.6 82.7-84.5 82.4 81.6-83.1 76.2 74.5-77.9
Cherokee County 76.2 75.0-77.4 73.5 71.7-75.2 79.1 77.5-80.6 76.5 75.3-77.7 N/A     N/A    
Chowan County 77.9 76.5-79.4 73.8 71.6-76.1 82.0 80.3-83.7 79.0 77.2-80.8 75.5 73.0-78.1
Clay County 78.0 76.2-79.7 74.7 71.9-77.6 81.5 79.8-83.1 77.9 76.1-79.7 N/A     N/A    
Cleveland County 75.0 74.4-75.5 72.3 71.5-73.1 77.6 76.9-78.4 75.4 74.8-76.1 73.1 71.8-74.5
Columbus County 74.0 73.3-74.8 71.1 70.1-72.1 77.1 76.0-78.1 74.6 73.6-75.5 72.6 71.2-73.9
Craven County 77.8 77.3-78.3 75.4 74.6-76.1 80.2 79.5-80.9 78.7 78.1-79.3 74.1 73.0-75.2
Cumberland County 76.2 75.9-76.6 73.3 72.8-73.8 79.0 78.6-79.4 76.8 76.4-77.2 75.0 74.5-75.6
Currituck County 76.8 75.8-77.9 74.4 72.9-76.0 79.3 78.0-80.7 76.9 75.8-78.0 74.8 71.1-78.5
Dare County 78.9 78.0-79.8 76.9 75.6-78.2 81.0 79.8-82.3 79.1 78.2-80.0 76.9 69.6-84.3
Davidson County 76.6 76.2-77.0 74.5 73.9-75.1 78.7 78.1-79.2 76.7 76.2-77.1 75.1 73.5-76.7
Davie County 78.8 77.9-79.6 76.7 75.4-78.0 80.8 79.7-81.9 78.9 78.0-79.8 76.2 72.9-79.6
Duplin County 78.4 77.7-79.1 75.3 74.2-76.3 81.5 80.6-82.4 78.6 77.8-79.4 77.6 76.1-79.1
Durham County 79.9 79.5-80.2 77.4 76.9-77.9 82.0 81.5-82.4 81.7 81.3-82.2 76.5 75.9-77.1
Edgecombe County 75.6 74.8-76.4 72.0 70.8-73.2 78.9 77.9-80.0 76.1 74.9-77.3 75.6 74.5-76.7
Forsyth County 78.1 77.8-78.4 75.7 75.3-76.1 80.2 79.8-80.6 79.0 78.6-79.3 75.0 74.4-75.6
Franklin County 77.6 76.9-78.3 75.0 73.9-76.0 80.3 79.4-81.3 78.0 77.2-78.8 76.6 75.1-78.1
Gaston County 75.7 75.3-76.1 73.1 72.6-73.7 78.2 77.7-78.7 75.7 75.4-76.1 75.3 74.3-76.4
Gates County 79.6 78.1-81.1 77.2 75.0-79.4 82.0 80.0-84.0 78.8 76.9-80.7 80.9 78.3-83.5
Graham County 75.5 73.5-77.6 72.6 69.8-75.4 78.8 75.8-81.7 75.5 73.3-77.7 N/A     N/A    
Granville County 78.3 77.6-79.1 75.1 74.0-76.1 81.8 80.8-82.7 78.6 77.7-79.6 77.3 76.0-78.6
Greene County 78.0 76.8-79.2 75.4 73.8-77.0 80.7 79.1-82.4 78.2 76.8-79.6 77.4 75.2-79.6
Guilford County 79.1 78.8-79.3 76.7 76.3-77.0 81.2 80.9-81.5 79.9 79.6-80.2 76.7 76.2-77.1
Halifax County 74.3 73.5-75.2 71.3 70.1-72.5 77.3 76.1-78.4 75.7 74.4-76.9 73.1 71.9-74.2
Harnett County 77.1 76.6-77.6 74.2 73.5-74.9 80.0 79.3-80.7 77.7 77.2-78.3 74.4 73.2-75.5
Haywood County 78.5 77.8-79.2 76.0 74.9-77.0 81.0 80.1-81.9 78.6 77.9-79.3 75.1 68.1-82.2
Henderson County 79.3 78.8-79.8 77.0 76.2-77.7 81.6 80.9-82.3 79.4 78.8-79.9 74.4 71.9-76.9
Hertford County 76.8 75.7-78.0 73.1 71.4-74.7 80.6 79.0-82.2 76.3 74.1-78.4 76.8 75.3-78.3
Hoke County 76.4 75.6-77.2 73.9 72.8-75.1 78.8 77.7-79.9 76.5 75.4-77.5 76.1 74.7-77.5
Hyde County 78.0 75.2-80.8 78.0 75.8-80.3 77.1 71.7-82.5 78.6 75.2-82.0 76.3 71.0-81.6
Iredell County 77.3 76.8-77.7 75.1 74.5-75.7 79.4 78.8-79.9 77.6 77.2-78.1 74.0 72.7-75.4
Jackson County 78.6 77.7-79.5 76.7 75.5-78.0 80.6 79.3-81.8 78.9 77.9-79.8 N/A     N/A    
Johnston County 77.7 77.3-78.1 75.3 74.7-75.9 79.9 79.3-80.4 77.8 77.4-78.3 76.4 75.3-77.5
Jones County 76.2 74.2-78.1 73.9 71.3-76.6 78.3 75.6-81.0 78.0 75.9-80.0 73.4 69.5-77.3
Lee County 77.1 76.3-77.8 73.6 72.5-74.7 80.6 79.6-81.5 78.1 77.3-78.9 73.3 71.4-75.2
Lenoir County 75.7 74.9-76.4 72.3 71.3-73.4 78.8 77.9-79.8 76.9 76.1-77.8 73.6 72.4-74.8
Lincoln County 77.4 76.8-78.0 75.3 74.5-76.2 79.5 78.7-80.2 77.6 77.0-78.2 74.0 71.0-77.0
McDowell County 76.8 76.0-77.6 74.3 73.2-75.4 79.4 78.4-80.5 76.7 75.9-77.5 75.5 72.7-78.3
Macon County 78.0 77.0-78.9 75.7 74.3-77.0 80.3 78.9-81.7 77.8 76.8-78.8 N/A     N/A    
Madison County 79.1 77.9-80.2 76.5 74.9-78.1 81.6 80.0-83.2 78.9 77.8-80.0 N/A     N/A    
Martin County 75.8 74.8-76.8 73.5 72.1-75.0 77.8 76.5-79.2 75.9 74.6-77.2 75.6 74.1-77.1
Mecklenburg County 80.4 80.2-80.6 77.9 77.6-78.1 82.6 82.4-82.8 81.6 81.4-81.8 77.0 76.6-77.3
Mitchell County 77.6 76.4-78.8 75.6 73.8-77.4 79.6 78.0-81.1 77.7 76.5-78.9 N/A     N/A    
Montgomery County 77.1 76.0-78.2 73.5 71.8-75.1 80.8 79.3-82.2 77.8 76.6-79.0 74.1 71.2-76.9
Moore County 79.9 79.4-80.5 76.9 76.0-77.8 83.0 82.3-83.7 80.8 80.2-81.4 75.0 73.2-76.8
Nash County 76.5 75.9-77.1 73.7 72.9-74.5 79.2 78.4-79.9 77.1 76.4-77.8 75.4 74.5-76.4
New Hanover County 79.6 79.2-79.9 76.9 76.4-77.5 82.0 81.6-82.5 80.4 80.0-80.7 74.7 73.6-75.7
Northampton County 76.6 75.2-77.9 72.9 71.0-74.8 80.2 78.3-82.0 79.1 77.1-81.0 74.7 72.9-76.5
Onslow County 78.5 78.0-78.9 76.3 75.6-76.9 80.6 80.0-81.3 78.2 77.7-78.7 78.6 77.4-79.8
Orange County 81.7 81.2-82.1 79.4 78.8-80.1 83.6 83.0-84.3 82.1 81.6-82.6 77.4 75.9-78.9
Pamlico County 79.8 78.1-81.4 78.7 76.4-80.9 81.0 78.4-83.5 79.2 77.2-81.3 80.8 78.2-83.4
Pasquotank County 77.1 76.3-77.9 75.6 74.5-76.7 78.4 77.3-79.5 78.1 77.1-79.0 75.2 73.8-76.7
Pender County 78.4 77.7-79.2 75.9 74.8-76.9 81.2 80.2-82.1 79.1 78.3-79.9 75.2 73.2-77.2
Perquimans County 78.3 76.7-79.9 73.4 70.9-75.9 83.7 82.1-85.4 79.5 77.7-81.4 74.2 71.1-77.3
Person County 77.2 76.3-78.1 74.3 73.0-75.6 80.0 78.9-81.2 77.7 76.7-78.7 75.8 73.9-77.6
Pitt County 78.0 77.6-78.5 75.2 74.6-75.8 80.6 79.9-81.2 79.6 79.1-80.2 74.8 74.0-75.6
Polk County 80.2 79.0-81.4 78.6 76.9-80.3 81.6 79.9-83.2 80.2 79.0-81.5 77.8 71.7-84.0
Randolph County 77.1 76.6-77.5 74.4 73.8-75.1 79.7 79.2-80.3 77.0 76.5-77.5 77.0 75.3-78.7
Richmond County 74.3 73.4-75.1 71.2 69.9-72.4 77.5 76.4-78.5 74.1 73.1-75.1 74.0 72.5-75.5
Robeson County 74.2 73.6-74.7 71.0 70.2-71.7 77.3 76.6-78.0 74.9 74.1-75.8 74.0 73.0-75.1
Rockingham County 75.7 75.1-76.3 73.2 72.3-74.1 78.1 77.3-78.9 76.2 75.5-76.8 73.7 72.2-75.2
Rowan County 75.6 75.2-76.1 73.1 72.4-73.8 78.2 77.6-78.8 75.7 75.2-76.2 74.9 73.7-76.1
Rutherford County 75.8 75.2-76.5 73.5 72.5-74.4 78.1 77.2-79.0 75.9 75.2-76.6 74.6 72.7-76.5
Sampson County 76.8 76.0-77.5 74.6 73.5-75.6 78.9 77.9-79.9 76.9 76.0-77.7 75.8 74.3-77.3
Scotland County 74.7 73.7-75.7 71.9 70.5-73.3 77.5 76.1-78.8 75.8 74.4-77.1 73.5 71.9-75.1
Stanly County 77.0 76.3-77.6 74.6 73.7-75.6 79.4 78.5-80.3 77.3 76.7-78.0 73.3 71.1-75.4
Stokes County 77.6 76.8-78.4 75.8 74.6-77.0 79.4 78.3-80.5 77.6 76.8-78.5 76.5 72.9-80.1
Surry County 77.1 76.4-77.7 74.2 73.3-75.2 79.8 79.0-80.7 77.0 76.3-77.6 76.8 74.0-79.7
Swain County 73.1 71.5-74.6 70.5 68.4-72.6 75.7 73.4-77.9 75.1 73.3-76.8 N/A     N/A    
Transylvania County 80.2 79.2-81.2 77.5 76.0-79.0 82.9 81.6-84.2 80.4 79.3-81.4 74.5 70.2-78.8
Tyrrell County 77.3 74.4-80.2 76.6 73.3-79.9 77.8 72.8-82.8 74.7 70.9-78.5 86.5 81.3-91.7
Union County 79.5 79.2-79.9 77.5 77.0-78.0 81.5 81.1-82.0 80.0 79.6-80.3 76.0 74.8-77.2
Vance County 74.8 73.9-75.7 71.0 69.7-72.3 78.2 77.1-79.4 76.9 75.7-78.1 72.6 71.3-73.9
Wake County 81.4 81.2-81.6 79.3 79.1-79.6 83.2 83.0-83.5 82.1 81.9-82.3 77.9 77.4-78.3
Warren County 78.8 77.6-80.1 76.1 74.4-77.8 81.7 79.9-83.4 79.4 77.3-81.6 77.9 76.2-79.5
Washington County 78.7 77.4-80.0 75.5 73.6-77.5 81.8 80.0-83.6 80.7 79.1-82.3 76.4 74.4-78.4
Watauga County 81.6 80.8-82.4 79.4 78.3-80.5 83.7 82.6-84.8 81.8 81.0-82.5 N/A     N/A    
Wayne County 76.9 76.4-77.4 74.2 73.5-74.9 79.4 78.7-80.1 77.8 77.2-78.4 74.8 73.9-75.7
Wilkes County 77.2 76.5-77.9 74.7 73.7-75.7 79.7 78.7-80.6 77.1 76.4-77.8 76.6 73.4-79.7
Wilson County 77.0 76.4-77.6 73.8 72.9-74.7 80.1 79.3-80.9 78.2 77.4-78.9 75.2 74.2-76.3
Yadkin County 77.2 76.3-78.0 74.5 73.2-75.7 79.9 78.7-81.1 77.0 76.1-77.9 81.7 76.4-86.9
Yancey County 77.0 75.6-78.4 74.8 72.9-76.7 79.2 77.3-81.1 77.1 75.7-78.5 N/A     N/A    
 
L.E.: Life Expectancy at Birth.
C.I.(95%): 95 percent Confidence Interval
 
Life expectancy is the average number of additional years that someone at a given age would be expected to live if
current mortality conditions remained constant throughout their lifetime