YTD2017 QUARTER 1-3 (JAN-SEP) NORTH CAROLINA RESIDENT BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND MATERNAL WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY

  TOTAL MATERNAL WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY
Inadequate
Adequate/Recommended
Excessive
Unknown (BMI or amount
gained)
# % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 78,106 100.0 15,588 20.0 22,495 28.8 37,758 48.3 2,265 2.9
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 1,247 1.6 283 22.7 370 29.7 547 43.9 47 3.8
Alamance
Alexander 248 0.3 46 18.5 71 28.6 129 52.0 2 0.8
Alleghany 59 0.1 10 16.9 21 35.6 28 47.5 0 0.0
Anson 152 0.2 38 25.0 38 25.0 76 50.0 0 0.0
Ashe 145 0.2 30 20.7 45 31.0 69 47.6 1 0.7
Avery 70 0.1 18 25.7 17 24.3 33 47.1 2 2.9
Beaufort 287 0.4 66 23.0 89 31.0 129 44.9 3 1.0
Bertie 103 0.1 25 24.3 32 31.1 45 43.7 1 1.0
Bladen 220 0.3 65 29.5 63 28.6 92 41.8 0 0.0
Brunswick 657 0.8 123 18.7 197 30.0 333 50.7 4 0.6
Buncombe 1,619 2.1 303 18.7 482 29.8 734 45.3 100 6.2
Burke 631 0.8 162 25.7 192 30.4 261 41.4 16 2.5
Cabarrus 1,715 2.2 361 21.0 507 29.6 815 47.5 32 1.9
Caldwell 507 0.6 117 23.1 145 28.6 243 47.9 2 0.4
Camden 37 0.0 9 24.3 9 24.3 19 51.4 0 0.0
Carteret 372 0.5 60 16.1 119 32.0 190 51.1 3 0.8
Caswell 119 0.2 32 26.9 28 23.5 53 44.5 6 5.0
Catawba 1,116 1.4 225 20.2 320 28.7 562 50.4 9 0.8
Chatham 429 0.5 74 17.2 112 26.1 209 48.7 34 7.9
Cherokee 58 0.1 11 19.0 16 27.6 31 53.4 0 0.0
Chowan 86 0.1 19 22.1 23 26.7 44 51.2 0 0.0
Clay 15 0.0 2 13.3 5 33.3 8 53.3 0 0.0
Cleveland 685 0.9 142 20.7 172 25.1 360 52.6 11 1.6
Columbus 323 0.4 89 27.6 79 24.5 152 47.1 3 0.9
Craven 925 1.2 170 18.4 279 30.2 474 51.2 2 0.2
Cumberland 3,540 4.5 691 19.5 960 27.1 1,855 52.4 34 1.0
Currituck 60 0.1 14 23.3 12 20.0 34 56.7 0 0.0
Dare 210 0.3 55 26.2 60 28.6 88 41.9 7 3.3
Davidson 1,127 1.4 222 19.7 301 26.7 575 51.0 29 2.6
Davie 233 0.3 43 18.5 75 32.2 105 45.1 10 4.3
Duplin 421 0.5 94 22.3 128 30.4 196 46.6 3 0.7
Durham 2,754 3.5 533 19.4 809 29.4 1,239 45.0 173 6.3
Edgecombe 387 0.5 85 22.0 103 26.6 198 51.2 1 0.3
Forsyth 2,784 3.6 508 18.2 768 27.6 1,334 47.9 174 6.3
Franklin 476 0.6 85 17.9 149 31.3 228 47.9 14 2.9
Gaston 1,660 2.1 325 19.6 469 28.3 835 50.3 31 1.9
Gates 31 0.0 4 12.9 8 25.8 19 61.3 0 0.0
Graham 49 0.1 11 22.4 12 24.5 26 53.1 0 0.0
Granville 410 0.5 90 22.0 100 24.4 202 49.3 18 4.4
Greene 132 0.2 35 26.5 34 25.8 61 46.2 2 1.5
Guilford 4,073 5.2 796 19.5 1,222 30.0 1,855 45.5 200 4.9
Halifax 377 0.5 89 23.6 89 23.6 198 52.5 1 0.3
Harnett 1,204 1.5 237 19.7 351 29.2 600 49.8 16 1.3
Haywood 424 0.5 87 20.5 103 24.3 223 52.6 11 2.6
Henderson 711 0.9 110 15.5 243 34.2 341 48.0 17 2.4
Hertford 133 0.2 49 36.8 35 26.3 48 36.1 1 0.8
Hoke 587 0.8 137 23.3 163 27.8 281 47.9 6 1.0
Hyde 17 0.0 4 23.5 7 41.2 6 35.3 0 0.0
Iredell 1,230 1.6 239 19.4 347 28.2 628 51.1 16 1.3
Jackson 237 0.3 50 21.1 71 30.0 113 47.7 3 1.3
Johnston 1,515 1.9 256 16.9 433 28.6 805 53.1 21 1.4
Jones 69 0.1 15 21.7 16 23.2 38 55.1 0 0.0
Lee 506 0.6 110 21.7 139 27.5 229 45.3 28 5.5
Lenoir 405 0.5 86 21.2 89 22.0 224 55.3 6 1.5
Lincoln 529 0.7 85 16.1 162 30.6 276 52.2 6 1.1
Macon 208 0.3 45 21.6 58 27.9 103 49.5 2 1.0
Madison 109 0.1 24 22.0 24 22.0 56 51.4 5 4.6
Martin 137 0.2 36 26.3 46 33.6 55 40.1 0 0.0
McDowell 291 0.4 73 25.1 80 27.5 129 44.3 9 3.1
Mecklenburg 9,663 12.4 1,797 18.6 2,858 29.6 4,591 47.5 417 4.3
Mitchell 86 0.1 21 24.4 26 30.2 39 45.3 0 0.0
Montgomery 180 0.2 44 24.4 49 27.2 84 46.7 3 1.7
Moore 724 0.9 173 23.9 206 28.5 338 46.7 7 1.0
Nash 734 0.9 154 21.0 175 23.8 403 54.9 2 0.3
New Hanover 1,507 1.9 272 18.0 467 31.0 761 50.5 7 0.5
Northampton 127 0.2 28 22.0 36 28.3 63 49.6 0 0.0
Onslow 2,693 3.4 481 17.9 836 31.0 1,363 50.6 13 0.5
Orange 797 1.0 140 17.6 250 31.4 335 42.0 72 9.0
Pamlico 45 0.1 11 24.4 12 26.7 22 48.9 0 0.0
Pasquotank 278 0.4 57 20.5 75 27.0 146 52.5 0 0.0
Pender 412 0.5 76 18.4 126 30.6 208 50.5 2 0.5
Perquimans 77 0.1 18 23.4 17 22.1 42 54.5 0 0.0
Person 275 0.4 65 23.6 65 23.6 133 48.4 12 4.4
Pitt 1,314 1.7 285 21.7 398 30.3 628 47.8 3 0.2
Polk 100 0.1 17 17.0 31 31.0 50 50.0 2 2.0
Randolph 1,057 1.4 216 20.4 284 26.9 521 49.3 36 3.4
Richmond 353 0.5 86 24.4 78 22.1 185 52.4 4 1.1
Robeson 1,149 1.5 362 31.5 331 28.8 436 37.9 20 1.7
Rockingham 559 0.7 123 22.0 150 26.8 276 49.4 10 1.8
Rowan 1,067 1.4 228 21.4 302 28.3 528 49.5 9 0.8
Rutherford 447 0.6 106 23.7 115 25.7 222 49.7 4 0.9
Sampson 544 0.7 113 20.8 153 28.1 253 46.5 25 4.6
Scotland 309 0.4 39 12.6 55 17.8 215 69.6 0 0.0
Stanly 486 0.6 105 21.6 125 25.7 251 51.6 5 1.0
Stokes 256 0.3 49 19.1 70 27.3 127 49.6 10 3.9
Surry 503 0.6 106 21.1 141 28.0 245 48.7 11 2.2
Swain 103 0.1 17 16.5 23 22.3 61 59.2 2 1.9
Transylvania 161 0.2 28 17.4 48 29.8 81 50.3 4 2.5
Tyrrell 23 0.0 6 26.1 5 21.7 11 47.8 1 4.3
Union 1,586 2.0 330 20.8 456 28.8 782 49.3 18 1.1
Vance 387 0.5 109 28.2 86 22.2 177 45.7 15 3.9
Wake 8,365 10.7 1,439 17.2 2,531 30.3 3,995 47.8 400 4.8
Warren 108 0.1 22 20.4 21 19.4 61 56.5 4 3.7
Washington 89 0.1 18 20.2 25 28.1 43 48.3 3 3.4
Watauga 252 0.3 61 24.2 78 31.0 110 43.7 3 1.2
Wayne 1,048 1.3 259 24.7 304 29.0 483 46.1 2 0.2
Wilkes 402 0.5 88 21.9 122 30.3 189 47.0 3 0.7
Wilson 608 0.8 157 25.8 173 28.5 276 45.4 2 0.3
Yadkin 254 0.3 51 20.1 68 26.8 127 50.0 8 3.1
Yancey 117 0.1 28 23.9 27 23.1 58 49.6 4 3.4

Percent of women with live, term (37+) singleton births who gain within the Institute of Medicine (IOM) Recommended Weight Gain Ranges
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.