2014 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
NORTH CAROLINA 9,035 90.9 2,754 144.6
ALAMANCE 126 80.9 52 177.1
ALEXANDER 23 61.5 3 46.7
ALLEGHANY 3 27.6 0 0
ANSON 29 112.6 6 137.5
ASHE 19 70.0 5 121.7
AVERY 33 185.7 4 175.6
BEAUFORT 53 111.4 2 24.0
BERTIE 64 318.3 6 193.3
BLADEN 28 80.8 6 97.7
BRUNSWICK 102 85.8 25 146.9
BUNCOMBE 122 48.7 23 56.8
BURKE 48 53.6 15 104.9
CABARRUS 179 93.2 41 98.3
CALDWELL 45 55.2 12 86.2
CAMDEN 8 77.4 0 0
CARTERET 44 63.9 16 154.9
CASWELL 15 65.0 5 137.8
CATAWBA 115 74.4 41 140.1
CHATHAM 28 40.8 11 94.7
CHEROKEE 10 36.8 0 0
CHOWAN 9 61.8 0 0
CLAY 4 37.8 0 0
CLEVELAND 95 97.9 26 146.9
COLUMBUS 66 115.9 18 172.4
CRAVEN 85 81.3 11 55.1
CUMBERLAND 530 162.4 212 297.0
CURRITUCK 4 16.0 0 0
DARE 4 11.4 1 17.4
DAVIDSON 91 55.5 17 55.9
DAVIE 22 53.1 3 40.9
DUPLIN 58 96.9 24 193.9
DURHAM 274 93.1 122 218.3
EDGECOMBE 128 233.0 22 207.5
FORSYTH 357 97.7 103 142.2
FRANKLIN 51 81.1 16 133.4
GASTON 127 60.2 50 124.1
GATES 5 43.2 0 0
GRAHAM 2 23.1 1 65.4
GRANVILLE 62 106.0 15 148.6
GREENE 36 170.7 2 53.2
GUILFORD 464 90.6 126 129.8
HALIFAX 56 105.7 5 52.3
HARNETT 106 83.7 26 89.2
HAYWOOD 39 65.6 8 90.1
HENDERSON 64 57.6 19 105.1
HERTFORD 24 98.7 4 99.3
HOKE 41 79.4 21 163.8
HYDE 0 0 0 0
IREDELL 183 109.8 41 126.3
JACKSON 16 39.0 4 68.2
JOHNSTON 122 67.2 28 70.2
JONES 11 109.2 5 317.9
LEE 56 93.9 16 126.2
LENOIR 98 167.6 39 357.5
LINCOLN 46 57.6 8 56.1
MCDOWELL 20 44.5 6 78.5
MACON 20 59.0 6 114.9
MADISON 12 56.7 2 61.3
MARTIN 45 191.9 8 202.5
MECKLENBURG 1,016 100.3 422 200.8
MITCHELL 4 26.1 0 0
MONTGOMERY 26 94.9 10 191.4
MOORE 86 92.4 13 79.7
NASH 137 145.2 38 214.2
NEW HANOVER 206 95.2 77 218.8
NORTHAMPTON 28 136.8 4 124.3
ONSLOW 137 73.0 40 95.4
ORANGE 67 47.7 27 115.1
PAMLICO 14 108.1 5 291.7
PASQUOTANK 45 113.1 3 41.3
PENDER 45 80.0 18 174.2
PERQUIMANS 12 89.1 0 0
PERSON 35 89.4 8 114.2
PITT 217 123.7 43 132.9
POLK 12 58.9 1 35.5
RANDOLPH 74 51.8 26 94.3
RICHMOND 95 207.7 15 168.9
ROBESON 267 198.1 108 371.2
ROCKINGHAM 110 120.0 29 184.9
ROWAN 121 87.3 20 77.0
RUTHERFORD 51 76.6 14 120.0
SAMPSON 42 65.6 14 106.3
SCOTLAND 44 123.7 21 304.0
STANLY 47 77.6 7 64.4
STOKES 37 79.7 2 27.0
SURRY 48 65.8 9 68.8
SWAIN 27 189.2 13 486.2
TRANSYLVANIA 20 60.5 3 68.2
TYRRELL 5 121.5 1 157.7
UNION 209 95.6 68 133.3
VANCE 69 154.7 19 211.9
WAKE 762 76.3 288 138.0
WARREN 22 108.7 9 284.5
WASHINGTON 19 151.2 0 0
WATAUGA 10 19.0 1 17.3
WAYNE 180 144.6 56 222.1
WILKES 38 55.2 6 50.6
WILSON 92 113.0 21 131.8
YADKIN 23 60.9 2 29.9
YANCEY 9 51.1 5 180.2

** 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