YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND OBSTETRIC ESTIMATE OF GESTATION

  TOTAL OBSTETRIC ESTIMATE OF GESTATION
Extremely Preterm:
< 27 weeks*
Very Preterm: 27-31
weeks*
Moderate/Late Preterm:
32-36 weeks*
Full Term: 37+ weeks
Unknown Gestation
# % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 88,675 100.0 638 0.7 1,101 1.2 7,475 8.4 79,419 89.6 42 0.0
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,410 1.6 8 0.6 11 0.8 128 9.1 1,263 89.6 0 0.0
Alamance
Alexander 280 0.3 2 0.7 4 1.4 26 9.3 248 88.6 0 0.0
Alleghany 69 0.1 0 0.0 2 2.9 6 8.7 61 88.4 0 0.0
Anson 184 0.2 2 1.1 2 1.1 20 10.9 160 87.0 0 0.0
Ashe 168 0.2 3 1.8 2 1.2 16 9.5 147 87.5 0 0.0
Avery 85 0.1 1 1.2 0 0.0 12 14.1 72 84.7 0 0.0
Beaufort 339 0.4 4 1.2 7 2.1 31 9.1 297 87.6 0 0.0
Bertie 119 0.1 1 0.8 0 0.0 13 10.9 105 88.2 0 0.0
Bladen 253 0.3 4 1.6 3 1.2 24 9.5 222 87.7 0 0.0
Brunswick 751 0.8 5 0.7 6 0.8 69 9.2 671 89.3 0 0.0
Buncombe 1,804 2.0 5 0.3 18 1.0 144 8.0 1,635 90.6 2 0.1
Burke 723 0.8 5 0.7 14 1.9 59 8.2 643 88.9 2 0.3
Cabarrus 1,953 2.2 11 0.6 16 0.8 174 8.9 1,752 89.7 0 0.0
Caldwell 573 0.6 3 0.5 7 1.2 49 8.6 513 89.5 1 0.2
Camden 39 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 5.1 37 94.9 0 0.0
Carteret 424 0.5 4 0.9 4 0.9 36 8.5 380 89.6 0 0.0
Caswell 132 0.1 2 1.5 1 0.8 8 6.1 121 91.7 0 0.0
Catawba 1,247 1.4 11 0.9 15 1.2 91 7.3 1,128 90.5 2 0.2
Chatham 488 0.6 4 0.8 6 1.2 45 9.2 433 88.7 0 0.0
Cherokee 68 0.1 0 0.0 2 2.9 8 11.8 58 85.3 0 0.0
Chowan 99 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 13.1 86 86.9 0 0.0
Clay 15 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 100.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 792 0.9 6 0.8 8 1.0 83 10.5 695 87.8 0 0.0
Columbus 370 0.4 6 1.6 6 1.6 29 7.8 329 88.9 0 0.0
Craven 1,041 1.2 11 1.1 13 1.2 78 7.5 939 90.2 0 0.0
Cumberland 4,056 4.6 27 0.7 68 1.7 352 8.7 3,606 88.9 3 0.1
Currituck 65 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 6.2 60 92.3 1 1.5
Dare 233 0.3 2 0.9 3 1.3 13 5.6 215 92.3 0 0.0
Davidson 1,325 1.5 7 0.5 13 1.0 142 10.7 1,163 87.8 0 0.0
Davie 271 0.3 0 0.0 1 0.4 31 11.4 239 88.2 0 0.0
Duplin 479 0.5 6 1.3 4 0.8 40 8.4 429 89.6 0 0.0
Durham 3,122 3.5 19 0.6 47 1.5 244 7.8 2,810 90.0 2 0.1
Edgecombe 470 0.5 10 2.1 9 1.9 58 12.3 393 83.6 0 0.0
Forsyth 3,266 3.7 37 1.1 36 1.1 352 10.8 2,838 86.9 3 0.1
Franklin 551 0.6 3 0.5 5 0.9 55 10.0 488 88.6 0 0.0
Gaston 1,878 2.1 13 0.7 18 1.0 146 7.8 1,698 90.4 3 0.2
Gates 39 0.0 1 2.6 0 0.0 3 7.7 35 89.7 0 0.0
Graham 56 0.1 0 0.0 3 5.4 4 7.1 49 87.5 0 0.0
Granville 452 0.5 3 0.7 4 0.9 35 7.7 410 90.7 0 0.0
Greene 145 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 9.0 132 91.0 0 0.0
Guilford 4,653 5.2 47 1.0 52 1.1 393 8.4 4,158 89.4 3 0.1
Halifax 440 0.5 3 0.7 9 2.0 44 10.0 383 87.0 1 0.2
Harnett 1,362 1.5 7 0.5 20 1.5 123 9.0 1,212 89.0 0 0.0
Haywood 466 0.5 0 0.0 7 1.5 35 7.5 424 91.0 0 0.0
Henderson 792 0.9 0 0.0 17 2.1 60 7.6 715 90.3 0 0.0
Hertford 155 0.2 0 0.0 6 3.9 14 9.0 135 87.1 0 0.0
Hoke 667 0.8 7 1.0 4 0.6 57 8.5 599 89.8 0 0.0
Hyde 21 0.0 0 0.0 1 4.8 3 14.3 17 81.0 0 0.0
Iredell 1,379 1.6 8 0.6 11 0.8 116 8.4 1,244 90.2 0 0.0
Jackson 264 0.3 0 0.0 4 1.5 23 8.7 237 89.8 0 0.0
Johnston 1,711 1.9 14 0.8 15 0.9 138 8.1 1,544 90.2 0 0.0
Jones 77 0.1 1 1.3 2 2.6 5 6.5 69 89.6 0 0.0
Lee 558 0.6 7 1.3 4 0.7 33 5.9 513 91.9 1 0.2
Lenoir 460 0.5 4 0.9 4 0.9 35 7.6 417 90.7 0 0.0
Lincoln 589 0.7 4 0.7 9 1.5 40 6.8 535 90.8 1 0.2
Macon 243 0.3 1 0.4 3 1.2 29 11.9 210 86.4 0 0.0
Madison 127 0.1 1 0.8 4 3.1 9 7.1 113 89.0 0 0.0
Martin 172 0.2 3 1.7 3 1.7 25 14.5 141 82.0 0 0.0
McDowell 339 0.4 2 0.6 14 4.1 24 7.1 299 88.2 0 0.0
Mecklenburg 10,961 12.4 61 0.6 135 1.2 931 8.5 9,831 89.7 3 0.0
Mitchell 99 0.1 0 0.0 4 4.0 9 9.1 86 86.9 0 0.0
Montgomery 204 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 19 9.3 185 90.7 0 0.0
Moore 833 0.9 5 0.6 12 1.4 77 9.2 738 88.6 1 0.1
Nash 832 0.9 6 0.7 13 1.6 59 7.1 753 90.5 1 0.1
New Hanover 1,702 1.9 13 0.8 24 1.4 142 8.3 1,521 89.4 2 0.1
Northampton 145 0.2 2 1.4 1 0.7 12 8.3 130 89.7 0 0.0
Onslow 3,023 3.4 13 0.4 34 1.1 244 8.1 2,732 90.4 0 0.0
Orange 871 1.0 2 0.2 8 0.9 57 6.5 803 92.2 1 0.1
Pamlico 55 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 18.2 45 81.8 0 0.0
Pasquotank 298 0.3 1 0.3 0 0.0 17 5.7 280 94.0 0 0.0
Pender 485 0.5 1 0.2 11 2.3 56 11.5 416 85.8 1 0.2
Perquimans 81 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 4.9 77 95.1 0 0.0
Person 318 0.4 10 3.1 3 0.9 28 8.8 277 87.1 0 0.0
Pitt 1,502 1.7 17 1.1 15 1.0 134 8.9 1,336 88.9 0 0.0
Polk 112 0.1 1 0.9 4 3.6 7 6.3 100 89.3 0 0.0
Randolph 1,203 1.4 8 0.7 15 1.2 118 9.8 1,061 88.2 1 0.1
Richmond 423 0.5 7 1.7 11 2.6 46 10.9 359 84.9 0 0.0
Robeson 1,328 1.5 21 1.6 32 2.4 92 6.9 1,182 89.0 1 0.1
Rockingham 634 0.7 1 0.2 5 0.8 54 8.5 573 90.4 1 0.2
Rowan 1,203 1.4 6 0.5 11 0.9 105 8.7 1,081 89.9 0 0.0
Rutherford 502 0.6 5 1.0 5 1.0 38 7.6 453 90.2 1 0.2
Sampson 606 0.7 7 1.2 9 1.5 39 6.4 551 90.9 0 0.0
Scotland 351 0.4 2 0.6 5 1.4 28 8.0 315 89.7 1 0.3
Stanly 560 0.6 5 0.9 7 1.3 52 9.3 496 88.6 0 0.0
Stokes 304 0.3 2 0.7 4 1.3 40 13.2 258 84.9 0 0.0
Surry 560 0.6 4 0.7 11 2.0 36 6.4 509 90.9 0 0.0
Swain 110 0.1 0 0.0 1 0.9 4 3.6 105 95.5 0 0.0
Transylvania 180 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.6 14 7.8 165 91.7 0 0.0
Tyrrell 24 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 4.2 23 95.8 0 0.0
Union 1,757 2.0 10 0.6 9 0.5 126 7.2 1,612 91.7 0 0.0
Vance 437 0.5 3 0.7 8 1.8 35 8.0 391 89.5 0 0.0
Wake 9,364 10.6 56 0.6 120 1.3 676 7.2 8,510 90.9 2 0.0
Warren 124 0.1 0 0.0 2 1.6 12 9.7 110 88.7 0 0.0
Washington 104 0.1 2 1.9 1 1.0 7 6.7 93 89.4 1 1.0
Watauga 290 0.3 2 0.7 2 0.7 32 11.0 254 87.6 0 0.0
Wayne 1,198 1.4 10 0.8 17 1.4 112 9.3 1,059 88.4 0 0.0
Wilkes 470 0.5 7 1.5 6 1.3 53 11.3 404 86.0 0 0.0
Wilson 697 0.8 13 1.9 5 0.7 51 7.3 628 90.1 0 0.0
Yadkin 288 0.3 0 0.0 3 1.0 25 8.7 260 90.3 0 0.0
Yancey 128 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 8.6 117 91.4 0 0.0

* Gestational Categories Based on World Health Organization (WHO) definitions
Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics 28NOV17
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.