2015 NC RESIDENT FETAL DEATHS OCCURRING IN NC 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
# % # % # % # % # %
TOTAL 856 100.0 394 46.0 139 16.2 164 19.2 159 18.6
COUNTY OF RESIDENCE: 15 1.8 8 53.3 2 13.3 2 13.3 3 20.0
Alamance
Alexander 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 100.0
Alleghany 2 0.2 1 50.0 0 0.0 1 50.0 0 0.0
Anson 5 0.6 2 40.0 1 20.0 0 0.0 2 40.0
Ashe 2 0.2 1 50.0 0 0.0 1 50.0 0 0.0
Avery 1 0.1 0 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Beaufort 6 0.7 3 50.0 0 0.0 3 50.0 0 0.0
Bertie 3 0.4 1 33.3 1 33.3 1 33.3 0 0.0
Bladen 4 0.5 2 50.0 1 25.0 1 25.0 0 0.0
Brunswick 7 0.8 2 28.6 0 0.0 2 28.6 3 42.9
Buncombe 12 1.4 5 41.7 2 16.7 3 25.0 2 16.7
Burke 6 0.7 3 50.0 2 33.3 0 0.0 1 16.7
Cabarrus 18 2.1 10 55.6 4 22.2 1 5.6 3 16.7
Caldwell 5 0.6 3 60.0 0 0.0 2 40.0 0 0.0
Caswell 2 0.2 1 50.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 50.0
Catawba 17 2.0 8 47.1 4 23.5 3 17.6 2 11.8
Chatham 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 1 25.0 1 25.0
Cherokee 5 0.6 1 20.0 2 40.0 1 20.0 1 20.0
Chowan 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Cleveland 3 0.4 2 66.7 1 33.3 0 0.0 0 0.0
Columbus 11 1.3 6 54.5 2 18.2 1 9.1 2 18.2
Craven 8 0.9 2 25.0 2 25.0 3 37.5 1 12.5
Cumberland 61 7.1 26 42.6 9 14.8 16 26.2 10 16.4
Dare 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Davidson 13 1.5 5 38.5 1 7.7 3 23.1 4 30.8
Duplin 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 1 25.0 1 25.0
Durham 26 3.0 14 53.8 6 23.1 4 15.4 2 7.7
Edgecombe 11 1.3 6 54.5 4 36.4 0 0.0 1 9.1
Forsyth 34 4.0 17 50.0 4 11.8 6 17.6 7 20.6
Franklin 6 0.7 1 16.7 4 66.7 0 0.0 1 16.7
Gaston 14 1.6 8 57.1 2 14.3 1 7.1 3 21.4
Graham 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Granville 2 0.2 2 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Greene 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 100.0 0 0.0
Guilford 36 4.2 19 52.8 6 16.7 6 16.7 5 13.9
Halifax 3 0.4 2 66.7 0 0.0 1 33.3 0 0.0
Harnett 16 1.9 3 18.8 6 37.5 5 31.3 2 12.5
Haywood 5 0.6 2 40.0 2 40.0 1 20.0 0 0.0
Henderson 8 0.9 4 50.0 0 0.0 3 37.5 1 12.5
Hertford 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Hoke 3 0.4 1 33.3 0 0.0 2 66.7 0 0.0
Iredell 10 1.2 8 80.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 20.0
Jackson 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 50.0
Johnston 9 1.1 3 33.3 0 0.0 3 33.3 3 33.3
Jones 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 50.0 1 50.0
Lee 7 0.8 3 42.9 1 14.3 1 14.3 2 28.6
Lenoir 4 0.5 1 25.0 0 0.0 1 25.0 2 50.0
Lincoln 3 0.4 3 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
McDowell 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 2 50.0 0 0.0
Martin 3 0.4 1 33.3 1 33.3 1 33.3 0 0.0
Mecklenburg 102 11.9 49 48.0 15 14.7 15 14.7 23 22.5
Mitchell 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Montgomery 2 0.2 0 0.0 1 50.0 1 50.0 0 0.0
Moore 5 0.6 1 20.0 1 20.0 1 20.0 2 40.0
Nash 18 2.1 9 50.0 4 22.2 2 11.1 3 16.7
New Hanover 9 1.1 3 33.3 0 0.0 4 44.4 2 22.2
Northampton 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Onslow 22 2.6 10 45.5 3 13.6 4 18.2 5 22.7
Orange 8 0.9 2 25.0 0 0.0 1 12.5 5 62.5
Pamlico 2 0.2 0 0.0 2 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Pasquotank 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 1 25.0 1 25.0
Pender 6 0.7 3 50.0 0 0.0 2 33.3 1 16.7
Person 7 0.8 6 85.7 0 0.0 1 14.3 0 0.0
Pitt 20 2.3 10 50.0 1 5.0 2 10.0 7 35.0
Polk 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 100.0
Randolph 17 2.0 3 17.6 6 35.3 4 23.5 4 23.5
Richmond 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Robeson 16 1.9 7 43.8 2 12.5 5 31.3 2 12.5
Rockingham 3 0.4 1 33.3 1 33.3 1 33.3 0 0.0
Rowan 12 1.4 5 41.7 2 16.7 2 16.7 3 25.0
Rutherford 5 0.6 2 40.0 0 0.0 1 20.0 2 40.0
Sampson 7 0.8 7 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Scotland 4 0.5 2 50.0 2 50.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Stanly 1 0.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0
Surry 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 1 25.0 1 25.0
Swain 4 0.5 2 50.0 0 0.0 2 50.0 0 0.0
Transylvania 2 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 100.0
Union 22 2.6 9 40.9 2 9.1 6 27.3 5 22.7
Vance 6 0.7 3 50.0 2 33.3 1 16.7 0 0.0
Wake 79 9.2 35 44.3 17 21.5 15 19.0 12 15.2
Warren 1 0.1 1 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Washington 3 0.4 3 100.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Watauga 3 0.4 1 33.3 1 33.3 0 0.0 1 33.3
Wayne 11 1.3 4 36.4 3 27.3 2 18.2 2 18.2
Wilkes 5 0.6 2 40.0 1 20.0 1 20.0 1 20.0
Wilson 8 0.9 4 50.0 2 25.0 1 12.5 1 12.5
Yadkin 3 0.4 1 33.3 0 0.0 1 33.3 1 33.3

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