YTD2017 QUARTER 1-4 (JAN-DEC) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND PLURALITY

  TOTAL PLURALITY
Singleton Twin Other Multiples*
# % # % # % # %
TOTAL 118,721 100.0 114,403 96.4 4,199 3.5 119 0.1
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,933 1.6 1,866 96.5 67 3.5 0 0.0
Alamance
Alexander 377 0.3 365 96.8 12 3.2 0 0.0
Alleghany 98 0.1 94 95.9 4 4.1 0 0.0
Anson 253 0.2 239 94.5 14 5.5 0 0.0
Ashe 215 0.2 209 97.2 6 2.8 0 0.0
Avery 106 0.1 102 96.2 4 3.8 0 0.0
Beaufort 469 0.4 442 94.2 27 5.8 0 0.0
Bertie 171 0.1 165 96.5 6 3.5 0 0.0
Bladen 325 0.3 316 97.2 9 2.8 0 0.0
Brunswick 983 0.8 951 96.7 32 3.3 0 0.0
Buncombe 2,384 2.0 2,330 97.7 45 1.9 9 0.4
Burke 924 0.8 892 96.5 32 3.5 0 0.0
Cabarrus 2,586 2.2 2,473 95.6 113 4.4 0 0.0
Caldwell 781 0.7 755 96.7 26 3.3 0 0.0
Camden 57 0.0 57 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Carteret 566 0.5 544 96.1 22 3.9 0 0.0
Caswell 176 0.1 170 96.6 6 3.4 0 0.0
Catawba 1,648 1.4 1,600 97.1 48 2.9 0 0.0
Chatham 659 0.6 643 97.6 16 2.4 0 0.0
Cherokee 99 0.1 93 93.9 6 6.1 0 0.0
Chowan 129 0.1 123 95.3 6 4.7 0 0.0
Clay 22 0.0 22 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 1,049 0.9 1,017 96.9 32 3.1 0 0.0
Columbus 488 0.4 472 96.7 16 3.3 0 0.0
Craven 1,381 1.2 1,335 96.7 46 3.3 0 0.0
Cumberland 5,441 4.6 5,231 96.1 201 3.7 9 0.2
Currituck 82 0.1 82 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Dare 309 0.3 302 97.7 7 2.3 0 0.0
Davidson 1,755 1.5 1,681 95.8 74 4.2 0 0.0
Davie 369 0.3 359 97.3 10 2.7 0 0.0
Duplin 650 0.5 625 96.2 22 3.4 3 0.5
Durham 4,171 3.5 3,980 95.4 185 4.4 6 0.1
Edgecombe 629 0.5 599 95.2 30 4.8 0 0.0
Forsyth 4,354 3.7 4,170 95.8 184 4.2 0 0.0
Franklin 719 0.6 684 95.1 35 4.9 0 0.0
Gaston 2,571 2.2 2,484 96.6 87 3.4 0 0.0
Gates 43 0.0 39 90.7 4 9.3 0 0.0
Graham 72 0.1 68 94.4 4 5.6 0 0.0
Granville 597 0.5 589 98.7 8 1.3 0 0.0
Greene 205 0.2 205 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Guilford 6,203 5.2 5,960 96.1 228 3.7 15 0.2
Halifax 589 0.5 567 96.3 22 3.7 0 0.0
Harnett 1,881 1.6 1,816 96.5 62 3.3 3 0.2
Haywood 614 0.5 600 97.7 14 2.3 0 0.0
Henderson 1,032 0.9 1,013 98.2 16 1.6 3 0.3
Hertford 214 0.2 208 97.2 6 2.8 0 0.0
Hoke 875 0.7 846 96.7 29 3.3 0 0.0
Hyde 34 0.0 34 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Iredell 1,852 1.6 1,793 96.8 59 3.2 0 0.0
Jackson 372 0.3 367 98.7 5 1.3 0 0.0
Johnston 2,308 1.9 2,218 96.1 87 3.8 3 0.1
Jones 105 0.1 105 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Lee 756 0.6 730 96.6 26 3.4 0 0.0
Lenoir 615 0.5 591 96.1 24 3.9 0 0.0
Lincoln 803 0.7 777 96.8 26 3.2 0 0.0
Macon 332 0.3 326 98.2 6 1.8 0 0.0
Madison 175 0.1 165 94.3 10 5.7 0 0.0
Martin 245 0.2 235 95.9 10 4.1 0 0.0
McDowell 455 0.4 435 95.6 20 4.4 0 0.0
Mecklenburg 14,654 12.3 14,089 96.1 556 3.8 9 0.1
Mitchell 130 0.1 130 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Montgomery 270 0.2 260 96.3 10 3.7 0 0.0
Moore 1,102 0.9 1,053 95.6 46 4.2 3 0.3
Nash 1,108 0.9 1,066 96.2 42 3.8 0 0.0
New Hanover 2,261 1.9 2,188 96.8 63 2.8 10 0.4
Northampton 190 0.2 181 95.3 9 4.7 0 0.0
Onslow 4,015 3.4 3,879 96.6 133 3.3 3 0.1
Orange 1,176 1.0 1,138 96.8 38 3.2 0 0.0
Pamlico 73 0.1 71 97.3 2 2.7 0 0.0
Pasquotank 423 0.4 414 97.9 9 2.1 0 0.0
Pender 657 0.6 631 96.0 26 4.0 0 0.0
Perquimans 114 0.1 114 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Person 439 0.4 415 94.5 20 4.6 4 0.9
Pitt 2,045 1.7 1,966 96.1 70 3.4 9 0.4
Polk 144 0.1 138 95.8 6 4.2 0 0.0
Randolph 1,568 1.3 1,513 96.5 52 3.3 3 0.2
Richmond 572 0.5 544 95.1 28 4.9 0 0.0
Robeson 1,742 1.5 1,673 96.0 69 4.0 0 0.0
Rockingham 852 0.7 816 95.8 33 3.9 3 0.4
Rowan 1,584 1.3 1,525 96.3 59 3.7 0 0.0
Rutherford 663 0.6 652 98.3 11 1.7 0 0.0
Sampson 828 0.7 809 97.7 19 2.3 0 0.0
Scotland 451 0.4 439 97.3 12 2.7 0 0.0
Stanly 730 0.6 698 95.6 32 4.4 0 0.0
Stokes 404 0.3 392 97.0 12 3.0 0 0.0
Surry 736 0.6 716 97.3 20 2.7 0 0.0
Swain 152 0.1 148 97.4 4 2.6 0 0.0
Transylvania 251 0.2 244 97.2 7 2.8 0 0.0
Tyrrell 35 0.0 35 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Union 2,365 2.0 2,285 96.6 71 3.0 9 0.4
Vance 582 0.5 562 96.6 20 3.4 0 0.0
Wake 12,654 10.7 12,172 96.2 470 3.7 12 0.1
Warren 174 0.1 170 97.7 4 2.3 0 0.0
Washington 134 0.1 128 95.5 6 4.5 0 0.0
Watauga 396 0.3 380 96.0 16 4.0 0 0.0
Wayne 1,602 1.3 1,544 96.4 58 3.6 0 0.0
Wilkes 646 0.5 630 97.5 16 2.5 0 0.0
Wilson 934 0.8 893 95.6 38 4.1 3 0.3
Yadkin 392 0.3 376 95.9 16 4.1 0 0.0
Yancey 167 0.1 167 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0

Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics 26FEB18
CAUTION: Data shown are provisional and include only resident events occurring within North Carolina. Data does not reflect events affecting North Carolina
residents that occurred in other states. Therefore provisional data will not match the final number of resident events reported.
* Other - This includes some Multiple births that involve a sibling fetal death