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North Carolina Health Statistics Pocket Guide - 2007

Table 7 - Demographic, Economic and Health Resources Data

County 2006 - Percent of Births to: Medicaid (State Fiscal Year 2006-2007)
Medicaid Mothers6 Health Department Mothers7 WIC Mothers8 Percent of Total Population Enrolled Per Capita Expenditure Expenditure per Medicaid Enrollee
North Carolina 51.8 21.2 40.0 19.0 $965 $5,081
Alamance 59.5 25.9 48.2 18.6 $912 $4,900
Alexander 58.6 17.6 42.9 18.2 $823 $4,528
Alleghany 67.0 31.1 37.9 21.4 $1,299 $6,069
Anson 71.6 32.9 64.9 27.9 $2,259 $8,103
Ashe 64.1 26.5 49.8 21.3 $1,206 $5,654
Avery 24.6 21.9 45.5 17.9 $989 $5,514
Beaufort 66.0 58.1 58.4 24.6 $1,746 $7,098
Bertie 80.3 24.5 71.1 33.0 $2,419 $7,340
Bladen 69.9 33.7 53.8 31.0 $1,726 $5,568
Brunswick 57.4 22.4 45.6 18.8 $882 $4,681
Buncombe 60.6 24.4 43.4 18.9 $1,071 $5,653
Burke 66.6 45.4 44.0 20.4 $1,059 $5,186
Cabarrus 48.2 22.8 40.3 16.4 $685 $4,166
Caldwell 63.0 46.6 50.2 21.3 $1,049 $4,931
Camden 38.0 13.9 30.6 13.3 $646 $4,850
Carteret 56.5 10.0 42.4 15.3 $821 $5,365
Caswell 45.1 26.2 46.1 23.2 $1,260 $5,439
Catawba 59.0 34.4 45.3 18.3 $820 $4,477
Chatham 33.1 18.0 43.3 13.9 $709 $5,097
Cherokee 73.1 6.3 55.1 21.5 $1,289 $5,999
Chowan 67.9 29.9 59.8 25.6 $1,647 $6,437
Clay 62.2 30.0 58.9 19.5 $1,021 $5,242
Cleveland 64.2 51.2 54.5 25.6 $1,366 $5,330
Columbus 73.4 32.4 55.0 33.1 $1,911 $5,781
Craven 40.2 32.5 49.8 17.6 $971 $5,534
Cumberland 40.1 10.9 45.6 20.5 $925 $4,506
Currituck 42.6 16.9 23.1 12.3 $566 $4,613
Dare 50.9 33.8 31.4 11.1 $540 $4,844
Davidson 56.9 8.0 41.7 19.0 $891 $4,678
Davie 49.5 17.0 38.4 13.6 $674 $4,942
Duplin 78.4 25.6 55.0 25.2 $1,248 $4,953
Durham 45.8 25.4 28.7 17.4 $973 $5,599
Edgecombe 78.4 44.3 69.5 35.9 $1,785 $4,970
Forsyth 58.3 0.9 38.3 17.9 $932 $5,223
Franklin 55.6 27.7 43.5 20.8 $981 $4,707
Gaston 58.7 46.4 44.0 22.1 $1,231 $5,575
Gates 45.2 8.1 23.0 18.4 $1,045 $5,681
Graham 73.3 6.7 55.2 27.9 $1,682 $6,034
Granville 55.7 19.3 41.9 18.1 $931 $5,146
Greene 70.0 49.8 61.7 23.0 $1,323 $5,762
Guilford 53.6 14.4 35.3 18.1 $783 $4,335
Halifax 77.2 26.9 66.2 33.6 $1,950 $5,797
Harnett 50.8 24.5 43.5 20.2 $935 $4,632
Haywood 59.3 38.8 46.4 20.4 $1,097 $5,369
Henderson 63.7 30.3 28.5 15.8 $816 $5,168
Hertford 79.0 12.5 61.0 30.6 $2,012 $6,583
Hoke 43.2 24.0 43.2 22.9 $1,121 $4,883
Hyde 67.1 43.8 54.8 25.3 $1,574 $6,233
Iredell 51.8 12.5 40.2 16.1 $733 $4,553
Jackson 62.3 15.3 51.8 16.9 $883 $5,216
Johnston 51.5 17.0 32.2 20.1 $913 $4,543
Jones 58.5 40.6 59.4 21.8 $1,300 $5,969
Lee 63.5 15.1 50.2 21.0 $928 $4,412
Lenoir 73.6 28.6 52.8 27.9 $1,542 $5,519
Lincoln 53.2 11.4 37.5 17.0 $852 $5,011
McDowell 66.7 31.4 52.6 21.3 $1,091 $5,123
Macon 70.9 23.9 53.5 19.0 $962 $5,063
Madison 62.7 36.8 51.8 22.5 $1,274 $5,666
Martin 76.6 38.8 59.7 28.7 $2,134 $7,445
Mecklenburg 39.6 3.0 23.8 16.2 $717 $4,442
Mitchell 48.5 29.3 51.5 21.0 $1,325 $6,319
Montgomery 76.8 26.7 51.6 26.0 $1,306 $5,014
Moore 55.8 22.2 35.3 15.8 $800 $5,054
Nash 62.7 33.4 48.1 21.8 $1,015 $4,660
New Hanover 46.8 24.3 37.0 15.7 $900 $5,738
Northampton 78.3 32.6 67.4 31.9 $1,925 $6,038
Onslow 26.2 18.6 51.4 13.6 $642 $4,734
Orange 36.4 8.4 25.7 10.0 $638 $6,391
Pamlico 63.6 66.9 55.1 19.2 $1,270 $6,632
Pasquotank 56.3 24.8 39.9 22.0 $1,208 $5,497
Pender 54.0 29.0 43.4 19.0 $954 $5,027
Perquimans 71.1 27.3 55.4 22.2 $1,088 $4,898
Person 55.4 29.5 48.8 21.3 $1,174 $5,520
Pitt 53.1 36.4 44.4 20.2 $1,373 $6,800
Polk 67.8 17.1 33.6 14.7 $868 $5,910
Randolph 60.2 9.1 43.9 20.1 $876 $4,367
Richmond 77.6 26.1 63.7 29.7 $1,655 $5,577
Robeson 80.5 26.5 54.4 35.3 $2,045 $5,793
Rockingham 37.7 35.4 49.2 22.6 $1,101 $4,880
Rowan 57.1 24.5 46.0 19.5 $918 $4,711
Rutherford 69.8 45.8 40.2 24.1 $1,284 $5,328
Sampson 73.5 36.8 57.3 27.3 $1,358 $4,971
Scotland 75.7 43.1 69.3 34.2 $1,717 $5,017
Stanly 60.6 5.8 49.7 18.9 $937 $4,949
Stokes 54.8 37.4 40.4 17.4 $924 $5,313
Surry 63.8 2.0 40.9 22.3 $1,110 $4,982
Swain 68.6 4.3 68.1 25.6 $1,247 $4,865
Transylvania 66.3 5.8 46.5 17.6 $964 $5,464
Tyrrell 73.1 48.1 53.8 24.0 $1,611 $6,715
Union 38.5 14.2 19.9 13.2 $515 $3,904
Vance 78.4 17.7 60.9 35.5 $1,633 $4,594
Wake 36.2 24.6 27.4 11.4 $537 $4,695
Warren 78.5 31.0 72.3 29.4 $1,575 $5,358
Washington 81.7 47.3 63.4 32.7 $2,126 $6,507
Watauga 43.6 29.2 27.7 10.0 $554 $5,569
Wayne 59.3 45.3 52.3 23.4 $1,167 $4,985
Wilkes 63.3 13.8 50.6 21.7 $1,209 $5,565
Wilson 67.3 43.5 57.9 25.2 $1,307 $5,178
Yadkin 54.8 21.3 43.0 17.1 $967 $5,643
Yancey 61.8 26.4 43.3 21.6 $1,265 $5,857

6. Measured by Medicaid payment for hospital stay of the newborn.
7. Percent receiving some prenatal care at a health department; percents for some counties may be low due to patients going to a public clinic not reporting data to the Health Services Information System.
8. Percent on WIC in prenatal period.

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