2015 NORTH CAROLINA DIVORCE OCCURRENCES BY COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE AND MONTH

  TOTAL MONTH
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
# % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 30,816 100.0 2,566 8.3 1,893 6.1 2,216 7.2 2,347 7.6 3,158 10.2 2,647 8.6 2,777 9.0 2,879 9.3 2,848 9.2 2,497 8.1 2,426 7.9 2,562 8.3
COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE: 493 1.6 40 8.1 16 3.2 54 11.0 0 0.0 58 11.8 50 10.1 42 8.5 38 7.7 59 12.0 48 9.7 42 8.5 46 9.3
Alamance
Alexander 91 0.3 9 9.9 2 2.2 8 8.8 17 18.7 5 5.5 5 5.5 11 12.1 6 6.6 9 9.9 8 8.8 7 7.7 4 4.4
Alleghany 46 0.1 2 4.3 0 0.0 8 17.4 4 8.7 11 23.9 6 13.0 3 6.5 0 0.0 5 10.9 2 4.3 4 8.7 1 2.2
Anson 58 0.2 7 12.1 4 6.9 5 8.6 7 12.1 4 6.9 6 10.3 6 10.3 4 6.9 4 6.9 4 6.9 6 10.3 1 1.7
Ashe 90 0.3 5 5.6 7 7.8 12 13.3 9 10.0 8 8.9 8 8.9 4 4.4 7 7.8 8 8.9 7 7.8 8 8.9 7 7.8
Avery 58 0.2 3 5.2 5 8.6 2 3.4 5 8.6 7 12.1 2 3.4 9 15.5 5 8.6 6 10.3 6 10.3 2 3.4 6 10.3
Beaufort 171 0.6 12 7.0 8 4.7 27 15.8 12 7.0 21 12.3 8 4.7 26 15.2 11 6.4 11 6.4 9 5.3 16 9.4 10 5.8
Bertie 52 0.2 1 1.9 5 9.6 3 5.8 3 5.8 7 13.5 8 15.4 3 5.8 5 9.6 2 3.8 0 0.0 6 11.5 9 17.3
Bladen 62 0.2 2 3.2 3 4.8 9 14.5 12 19.4 4 6.5 6 9.7 1 1.6 11 17.7 6 9.7 4 6.5 4 6.5 0 0.0
Brunswick 296 1.0 17 5.7 17 5.7 21 7.1 43 14.5 20 6.8 32 10.8 38 12.8 26 8.8 17 5.7 18 6.1 27 9.1 20 6.8
Buncombe 1,028 3.3 65 6.3 68 6.6 97 9.4 106 10.3 95 9.2 94 9.1 100 9.7 86 8.4 68 6.6 75 7.3 81 7.9 93 9.0
Burke 304 1.0 27 8.9 27 8.9 29 9.5 0 0.0 36 11.8 20 6.6 45 14.8 20 6.6 24 7.9 23 7.6 28 9.2 25 8.2
Cabarrus 536 1.7 55 10.3 28 5.2 0 0.0 64 11.9 55 10.3 47 8.8 44 8.2 55 10.3 47 8.8 55 10.3 40 7.5 46 8.6
Caldwell 222 0.7 21 9.5 10 4.5 18 8.1 22 9.9 11 5.0 15 6.8 31 14.0 12 5.4 25 11.3 17 7.7 23 10.4 17 7.7
Camden 25 0.1 1 4.0 0 0.0 5 20.0 0 0.0 5 20.0 3 12.0 2 8.0 1 4.0 2 8.0 3 12.0 2 8.0 1 4.0
Carteret 229 0.7 18 7.9 16 7.0 23 10.0 19 8.3 20 8.7 17 7.4 19 8.3 21 9.2 27 11.8 11 4.8 11 4.8 27 11.8
Caswell 46 0.1 3 6.5 6 13.0 2 4.3 1 2.2 8 17.4 2 4.3 2 4.3 7 15.2 4 8.7 3 6.5 3 6.5 5 10.9
Catawba 478 1.6 40 8.4 17 3.6 38 7.9 58 12.1 56 11.7 27 5.6 53 11.1 40 8.4 43 9.0 35 7.3 27 5.6 44 9.2
Chatham 157 0.5 6 3.8 3 1.9 11 7.0 16 10.2 16 10.2 15 9.6 14 8.9 9 5.7 12 7.6 11 7.0 19 12.1 25 15.9
Cherokee 113 0.4 5 4.4 5 4.4 9 8.0 14 12.4 9 8.0 9 8.0 16 14.2 14 12.4 9 8.0 7 6.2 6 5.3 10 8.8
Chowan 34 0.1 0 0.0 2 5.9 5 14.7 5 14.7 1 2.9 2 5.9 5 14.7 2 5.9 0 0.0 3 8.8 6 17.6 3 8.8
Clay 37 0.1 2 5.4 2 5.4 4 10.8 3 8.1 6 16.2 4 10.8 1 2.7 3 8.1 3 8.1 2 5.4 5 13.5 2 5.4
Cleveland 313 1.0 20 6.4 21 6.7 27 8.6 23 7.3 40 12.8 33 10.5 27 8.6 20 6.4 30 9.6 24 7.7 23 7.3 25 8.0
Columbus 147 0.5 8 5.4 19 12.9 23 15.6 3 2.0 11 7.5 13 8.8 3 2.0 22 15.0 14 9.5 10 6.8 10 6.8 11 7.5
Craven 335 1.1 25 7.5 17 5.1 42 12.5 22 6.6 34 10.1 21 6.3 27 8.1 23 6.9 34 10.1 26 7.8 20 6.0 44 13.1
Cumberland 1,491 4.8 138 9.3 23 1.5 109 7.3 126 8.5 172 11.5 138 9.3 150 10.1 121 8.1 139 9.3 153 10.3 113 7.6 109 7.3
Currituck 57 0.2 4 7.0 4 7.0 8 14.0 3 5.3 6 10.5 7 12.3 1 1.8 2 3.5 4 7.0 5 8.8 6 10.5 7 12.3
Dare 128 0.4 7 5.5 8 6.3 12 9.4 16 12.5 13 10.2 6 4.7 12 9.4 7 5.5 10 7.8 18 14.1 9 7.0 10 7.8
Davidson 565 1.8 51 9.0 34 6.0 60 10.6 60 10.6 44 7.8 50 8.8 43 7.6 57 10.1 50 8.8 44 7.8 50 8.8 22 3.9
Davie 85 0.3 4 4.7 4 4.7 9 10.6 11 12.9 7 8.2 7 8.2 10 11.8 8 9.4 8 9.4 6 7.1 8 9.4 3 3.5
Duplin 147 0.5 9 6.1 11 7.5 7 4.8 24 16.3 13 8.8 16 10.9 0 0.0 13 8.8 8 5.4 21 14.3 14 9.5 11 7.5
Durham 919 3.0 64 7.0 58 6.3 95 10.3 75 8.2 98 10.7 46 5.0 81 8.8 76 8.3 91 9.9 86 9.4 68 7.4 81 8.8
Edgeccombe 159 0.5 11 6.9 12 7.5 12 7.5 13 8.2 13 8.2 21 13.2 14 8.8 16 10.1 11 6.9 7 4.4 13 8.2 16 10.1
Forsyth 1,176 3.8 91 7.7 73 6.2 125 10.6 74 6.3 91 7.7 135 11.5 101 8.6 91 7.7 105 8.9 99 8.4 104 8.8 87 7.4
Franklin 189 0.6 21 11.1 11 5.8 17 9.0 13 6.9 15 7.9 16 8.5 16 8.5 17 9.0 17 9.0 19 10.1 14 7.4 13 6.9
Gaston 707 2.3 70 9.9 40 5.7 3 0.4 77 10.9 77 10.9 70 9.9 79 11.2 58 8.2 67 9.5 42 5.9 63 8.9 61 8.6
Gates 20 0.1 3 15.0 1 5.0 1 5.0 3 15.0 3 15.0 2 10.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 15.0 4 20.0
Graham 30 0.1 2 6.7 1 3.3 3 10.0 3 10.0 2 6.7 4 13.3 2 6.7 0 0.0 7 23.3 1 3.3 3 10.0 2 6.7
Granville 163 0.5 11 6.7 9 5.5 14 8.6 14 8.6 18 11.0 21 12.9 9 5.5 10 6.1 16 9.8 12 7.4 14 8.6 15 9.2
Greene 49 0.2 3 6.1 0 0.0 6 12.2 6 12.2 4 8.2 2 4.1 2 4.1 9 18.4 2 4.1 4 8.2 7 14.3 4 8.2
Guilford 1,337 4.3 135 10.1 108 8.1 128 9.6 67 5.0 78 5.8 63 4.7 97 7.3 153 11.4 104 7.8 151 11.3 130 9.7 123 9.2
Halifax 163 0.5 17 10.4 16 9.8 9 5.5 12 7.4 26 16.0 16 9.8 2 1.2 11 6.7 14 8.6 19 11.7 16 9.8 5 3.1
Harnett 436 1.4 39 8.9 33 7.6 32 7.3 59 13.5 44 10.1 41 9.4 1 0.2 41 9.4 39 8.9 28 6.4 34 7.8 45 10.3
Haywood 193 0.6 12 6.2 2 1.0 2 1.0 2 1.0 20 10.4 23 11.9 23 11.9 25 13.0 15 7.8 16 8.3 25 13.0 28 14.5
Henderson 391 1.3 37 9.5 19 4.9 35 9.0 30 7.7 26 6.6 35 9.0 34 8.7 33 8.4 37 9.5 35 9.0 33 8.4 37 9.5
Hertford 74 0.2 9 12.2 0 0.0 9 12.2 4 5.4 10 13.5 4 5.4 0 0.0 6 8.1 0 0.0 10 13.5 8 10.8 14 18.9
Hoke 50 0.2 1 2.0 5 10.0 5 10.0 4 8.0 3 6.0 7 14.0 2 4.0 5 10.0 8 16.0 5 10.0 2 4.0 3 6.0
Hyde 10 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 10.0 3 30.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 40.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 20.0
Iredell 365 1.2 42 11.5 25 6.8 41 11.2 1 0.3 45 12.3 40 11.0 0 0.0 45 12.3 34 9.3 34 9.3 49 13.4 9 2.5
Jackson 77 0.2 6 7.8 2 2.6 10 13.0 3 3.9 7 9.1 7 9.1 8 10.4 4 5.2 4 5.2 8 10.4 10 13.0 8 10.4
Johnston 534 1.7 36 6.7 43 8.1 12 2.2 34 6.4 56 10.5 71 13.3 45 8.4 63 11.8 50 9.4 40 7.5 50 9.4 34 6.4
Jones 26 0.1 2 7.7 1 3.8 2 7.7 3 11.5 2 7.7 4 15.4 3 11.5 2 7.7 3 11.5 0 0.0 1 3.8 3 11.5
Lee 251 0.8 10 4.0 8 3.2 16 6.4 22 8.8 27 10.8 17 6.8 35 13.9 17 6.8 29 11.6 18 7.2 32 12.7 20 8.0
Lenoir 208 0.7 13 6.3 13 6.3 19 9.1 25 12.0 25 12.0 12 5.8 23 11.1 18 8.7 16 7.7 16 7.7 15 7.2 13 6.3
Lincoln 235 0.8 16 6.8 9 3.8 23 9.8 20 8.5 31 13.2 13 5.5 28 11.9 14 6.0 21 8.9 24 10.2 17 7.2 19 8.1
McDowell 170 0.6 9 5.3 8 4.7 12 7.1 26 15.3 11 6.5 19 11.2 15 8.8 14 8.2 17 10.0 13 7.6 12 7.1 14 8.2
Macon 106 0.3 6 5.7 11 10.4 6 5.7 0 0.0 8 7.5 14 13.2 12 11.3 12 11.3 11 10.4 8 7.5 7 6.6 11 10.4
Madison 72 0.2 3 4.2 5 6.9 7 9.7 6 8.3 8 11.1 6 8.3 5 6.9 8 11.1 5 6.9 7 9.7 3 4.2 9 12.5
Martin 70 0.2 6 8.6 3 4.3 2 2.9 4 5.7 12 17.1 12 17.1 6 8.6 4 5.7 2 2.9 5 7.1 8 11.4 6 8.6
Mecklenburg 3,388 11.0 382 11.3 286 8.4 120 3.5 10 0.3 356 10.5 296 8.7 494 14.6 398 11.7 404 11.9 170 5.0 149 4.4 323 9.5
Mitchell 28 0.1 2 7.1 4 14.3 3 10.7 0 0.0 2 7.1 1 3.6 2 7.1 2 7.1 4 14.3 3 10.7 1 3.6 4 14.3
Montgomery 71 0.2 4 5.6 3 4.2 11 15.5 7 9.9 10 14.1 6 8.5 3 4.2 5 7.0 5 7.0 5 7.0 9 12.7 3 4.2
Moore 259 0.8 16 6.2 11 4.2 19 7.3 33 12.7 15 5.8 20 7.7 38 14.7 29 11.2 20 7.7 20 7.7 22 8.5 16 6.2
Nash 280 0.9 20 7.1 21 7.5 30 10.7 30 10.7 45 16.1 31 11.1 5 1.8 18 6.4 20 7.1 22 7.9 19 6.8 19 6.8
New Hanover 761 2.5 84 11.0 55 7.2 64 8.4 22 2.9 90 11.8 78 10.2 56 7.4 83 10.9 50 6.6 63 8.3 42 5.5 74 9.7
Northampton 22 0.1 1 4.5 1 4.5 1 4.5 2 9.1 2 9.1 2 9.1 0 0.0 5 22.7 1 4.5 2 9.1 3 13.6 2 9.1
Onslow 1,390 4.5 82 5.9 87 6.3 116 8.3 161 11.6 129 9.3 73 5.3 120 8.6 121 8.7 141 10.1 117 8.4 134 9.6 109 7.8
Orange 308 1.0 24 7.8 17 5.5 21 6.8 38 12.3 33 10.7 21 6.8 24 7.8 39 12.7 32 10.4 13 4.2 22 7.1 24 7.8
Pamlico 50 0.2 5 10.0 2 4.0 5 10.0 1 2.0 6 12.0 7 14.0 3 6.0 6 12.0 3 6.0 2 4.0 6 12.0 4 8.0
Pasquotank 113 0.4 2 1.8 8 7.1 7 6.2 17 15.0 15 13.3 11 9.7 3 2.7 11 9.7 14 12.4 10 8.8 12 10.6 3 2.7
Pender 127 0.4 10 7.9 7 5.5 3 2.4 12 9.4 13 10.2 11 8.7 12 9.4 14 11.0 15 11.8 8 6.3 10 7.9 12 9.4
Perquimans 36 0.1 2 5.6 0 0.0 5 13.9 3 8.3 0 0.0 6 16.7 5 13.9 3 8.3 2 5.6 3 8.3 3 8.3 4 11.1
Person 102 0.3 3 2.9 9 8.8 4 3.9 11 10.8 14 13.7 9 8.8 7 6.9 9 8.8 13 12.7 9 8.8 8 7.8 6 5.9
Pitt 486 1.6 39 8.0 32 6.6 1 0.2 71 14.6 44 9.1 43 8.8 47 9.7 41 8.4 45 9.3 49 10.1 38 7.8 36 7.4
Polk 44 0.1 4 9.1 1 2.3 7 15.9 2 4.5 3 6.8 4 9.1 6 13.6 7 15.9 6 13.6 2 4.5 0 0.0 2 4.5
Randolph 380 1.2 28 7.4 14 3.7 17 4.5 36 9.5 42 11.1 36 9.5 38 10.0 23 6.1 53 13.9 32 8.4 34 8.9 27 7.1
Richmond 166 0.5 12 7.2 10 6.0 9 5.4 20 12.0 13 7.8 13 7.8 16 9.6 22 13.3 21 12.7 8 4.8 19 11.4 3 1.8
Robeson 377 1.2 20 5.3 20 5.3 28 7.4 26 6.9 45 11.9 30 8.0 35 9.3 43 11.4 37 9.8 33 8.8 11 2.9 49 13.0
Rockingham 297 1.0 16 5.4 28 9.4 21 7.1 30 10.1 25 8.4 36 12.1 34 11.4 20 6.7 25 8.4 21 7.1 19 6.4 22 7.4
Rowan 320 1.0 35 10.9 14 4.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 48 15.0 35 10.9 46 14.4 30 9.4 24 7.5 0 0.0 36 11.3 52 16.3
Rutherford 245 0.8 19 7.8 19 7.8 20 8.2 31 12.7 22 9.0 19 7.8 25 10.2 18 7.3 15 6.1 9 3.7 30 12.2 18 7.3
Sampson 203 0.7 8 3.9 10 4.9 18 8.9 24 11.8 27 13.3 20 9.9 14 6.9 17 8.4 21 10.3 15 7.4 14 6.9 15 7.4
Scotland 87 0.3 7 8.0 8 9.2 15 17.2 9 10.3 6 6.9 5 5.7 8 9.2 11 12.6 4 4.6 8 9.2 3 3.4 3 3.4
Stanly 187 0.6 21 11.2 3 1.6 21 11.2 1 0.5 38 20.3 16 8.6 17 9.1 25 13.4 23 12.3 10 5.3 2 1.1 10 5.3
Stokes 114 0.4 5 4.4 7 6.1 7 6.1 12 10.5 12 10.5 6 5.3 6 5.3 17 14.9 11 9.6 4 3.5 11 9.6 16 14.0
Surry 268 0.9 12 4.5 19 7.1 18 6.7 29 10.8 26 9.7 29 10.8 25 9.3 24 9.0 15 5.6 23 8.6 22 8.2 26 9.7
Swain 39 0.1 3 7.7 5 12.8 5 12.8 1 2.6 6 15.4 4 10.3 5 12.8 0 0.0 3 7.7 0 0.0 5 12.8 2 5.1
Transylvania 82 0.3 8 9.8 4 4.9 6 7.3 9 11.0 5 6.1 8 9.8 1 1.2 11 13.4 6 7.3 4 4.9 15 18.3 5 6.1
Tyrrell 11 0.0 1 9.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 18.2 2 18.2 2 18.2 1 9.1 1 9.1 2 18.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Union 514 1.7 46 8.9 52 10.1 39 7.6 33 6.4 39 7.6 68 13.2 34 6.6 33 6.4 34 6.6 48 9.3 37 7.2 51 9.9
Vance 106 0.3 8 7.5 8 7.5 10 9.4 9 8.5 14 13.2 15 14.2 0 0.0 13 12.3 9 8.5 9 8.5 6 5.7 5 4.7
Wake 2,446 7.9 258 10.5 145 5.9 92 3.8 236 9.6 293 12.0 171 7.0 128 5.2 252 10.3 247 10.1 280 11.4 184 7.5 160 6.5
Warren 48 0.2 2 4.2 2 4.2 7 14.6 5 10.4 2 4.2 2 4.2 5 10.4 7 14.6 3 6.3 5 10.4 2 4.2 6 12.5
Washington 31 0.1 3 9.7 2 6.5 1 3.2 5 16.1 5 16.1 3 9.7 0 0.0 3 9.7 1 3.2 3 9.7 0 0.0 5 16.1
Watauga 101 0.3 7 6.9 6 5.9 11 10.9 10 9.9 6 5.9 11 10.9 8 7.9 10 9.9 5 5.0 14 13.9 7 6.9 6 5.9
Wayne 466 1.5 26 5.6 27 5.8 39 8.4 27 5.8 65 13.9 29 6.2 49 10.5 37 7.9 35 7.5 42 9.0 46 9.9 44 9.4
Wilkes 242 0.8 16 6.6 7 2.9 27 11.2 30 12.4 21 8.7 27 11.2 20 8.3 14 5.8 22 9.1 13 5.4 26 10.7 19 7.9
Wilson 274 0.9 26 9.5 14 5.1 32 11.7 0 0.0 30 10.9 24 8.8 32 11.7 18 6.6 18 6.6 26 9.5 23 8.4 31 11.3
Yadkin 180 0.6 12 6.7 13 7.2 14 7.8 20 11.1 14 7.8 15 8.3 10 5.6 20 11.1 14 7.8 16 8.9 22 12.2 10 5.6
Yancey 93 0.3 5 5.4 4 4.3 8 8.6 11 11.8 12 12.9 6 6.5 4 4.3 7 7.5 12 12.9 11 11.8 7 7.5 6 6.5

Prepared by NC DHHS/Division of Public Health/State Center for Health Statistics
CAUTION: Data include only events occurring within North Carolina.