North Carolina abortion percentages by county

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 2 January 2015

Data for North Carolina counties, residents only

abortion ratioabortion %rank
county1989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122010-20131989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122010-20131989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122010-2013
Alamance42636730326223620118829.826.823.320.819.116.715.8911913212527
Alexander15515411110881726613.513.310.09.87.56.76.296909490959293
Alleghany2222181028964655218.117.99.28.26.06.14.9624898981009595
Anson23424118816919317917019.019.415.814.516.215.214.654304651353735
Ashe164171699469585014.114.66.48.66.55.54.892819996989797
Avery188180137119117717415.815.312.010.610.56.76.984758582839490
Beaufort20118516614513811511416.715.614.312.712.210.310.375696866707369
Bertie15114617515923022220613.112.814.913.718.718.117.197915758252222
Bladen20619116315613215415417.116.114.013.511.713.413.371646961744944
Brunswick25423618420017214613420.319.115.616.714.712.711.842345234445155
Buncombe40134427024521719018128.625.621.319.717.816.015.311131618293030
Burke239217172446114999319.317.814.730.910.29.08.55050591868079
Cabarrus25922817816314913413220.618.615.114.013.011.811.640405655625860
Caldwell18416810998112837515.614.49.99.010.07.76.985849593888789
Camden16118415410113917518013.815.513.39.212.214.915.394717492693931
Carteret27521620820821516414121.517.717.217.217.714.112.332533332304251
Caswell26421924119021418417220.918.019.416.017.615.614.736472542313233
Catawba25223416814515212311120.119.014.412.613.210.910.043356367606970
Chatham28925020618316516315422.420.017.115.514.214.013.328293444534343
Cherokee2101681679566574917.314.414.38.66.25.44.669836695999898
Chowan1399711810817615514512.28.810.69.815.013.512.698999389424849
Clay20817212612578454017.214.711.211.17.34.33.87079887896100100
Cleveland20018615115617113312116.715.713.113.514.611.710.876677760476166
Columbus21523718519516018316517.719.215.616.313.815.514.264325137563339
Craven23119116615915913212318.816.114.313.713.711.611.056636759576365
Cumberland31032329829726326826023.724.423.022.920.821.120.720171310962
Currituck17713920317124823720715.012.216.914.619.919.117.288923650171921
Dare32923027723335023622824.818.721.718.925.919.118.61739152022017
Davidson2642211881511411019220.918.115.813.112.49.28.437454762687881
Davie271218171129133918121.317.914.611.411.78.37.534496276738486
Duplin24922315913811814113819.918.213.712.210.612.412.244447170825253
Durham50854341235031429126933.735.229.225.923.922.521.24223411
Edgecombe36031024423421823723126.523.719.618.917.919.218.816202319271715
Forsyth46138729925925619216831.527.923.020.620.416.114.46101214132937
Franklin32030525821819619619124.223.420.517.916.416.416.019211927342826
Gaston26324019717616913312720.819.416.515.014.511.711.238313848506063
Gates16413621612921724319614.111.917.711.417.919.516.493942875281424
Graham688152697847436.47.55.06.47.24.54.1100100100100979999
Granville37843230025124121822427.430.123.120.019.417.918.31461117192319
Greene24623018917515012814919.718.715.914.913.011.313.045384349616847
Guilford54146537934635424923235.131.827.525.726.220.018.9345411212
Halifax27026225422325724023021.220.720.318.320.419.418.735272224121516
Harnett22821720918616816516318.617.817.315.714.414.214.057513243514140
Haywood282224183147116959322.018.315.512.810.48.78.529435464858278
Henderson30622114514112710710423.518.112.712.411.39.79.423468269777674
Hertford22618324125428225025218.415.419.420.322.020.020.1597224167117
Hoke16917117419716416115214.414.614.816.514.113.813.291805836544446
Hyde17212618710714715713214.711.215.79.712.813.611.689964891644659
Iredell23623217118017114013319.118.814.615.214.612.311.753376045465357
Jackson36532719022917013113726.824.616.018.614.511.512.015164122496454
Johnston24122618616014913914019.418.515.713.813.012.212.348414957635452
Jones20527720031124426623117.021.716.723.719.621.018.8732437718713
Lee30927822621819719618523.621.818.417.916.516.415.621232629332728
Lenoir29428325722620320119622.722.120.418.416.916.716.427222023322623
Lincoln2101821401231241059717.415.412.310.911.09.58.868738479807777
Macon19316911913895827516.214.410.612.18.77.67.082829271928988
Madison30117614911912611611123.115.013.010.611.210.410.024787981787271
Martin19318015016415513815516.215.313.114.113.412.113.481747854595641
McDowell237194121116106777319.216.310.810.49.67.16.852619085909191
Mecklenburg43141535030730126625730.129.325.923.523.221.020.58868594
Mitchell19213710292100888816.112.09.38.59.18.18.183939797918584
Montgomery237202132113113879019.216.811.610.110.18.08.351598787878683
Moore25722521119116515715420.418.417.416.014.213.513.341423141524745
Nash30731425721623123723823.523.920.417.718.819.219.222192131241810
New Hanover50545938633232827725333.631.427.925.024.721.720.25535336
Northampton24320318421724827425819.616.815.517.819.921.520.5465753301653
Onslow22219019116818814913318.215.916.014.415.812.911.761664052385056
Orange72061847637830027824541.938.232.227.423.121.819.71112629
Pamlico27218525917917018517121.415.620.615.214.515.614.633701846483134
Pasquotank19515720419227026022716.313.616.916.121.320.618.57887353981018
Pender23323218820517713312718.918.915.917.015.011.711.355364433416262
Perquimans831061831162371681557.69.615.410.419.114.413.499975586204042
Person37836329229724926624527.426.622.622.919.921.019.713121491588
Pitt39839731825625824423528.528.424.120.420.519.619.0129815101311
Polk26121518521913513712920.717.715.618.011.912.011.439545026725761
Randolph28220717115016411910522.017.214.613.114.110.69.530566163557173
Richmond22419416816117416014918.316.214.413.914.813.812.960626456434548
Robeson21018616816714317616617.415.714.414.312.515.014.367686553663838
Rockingham32726821919818013011524.621.118.016.615.311.510.318252735406668
Rowan28025619019218913913321.920.416.016.115.912.211.731284240375558
Rutherford1941911441431421099716.316.012.612.512.49.98.980658368677576
Sampson22720215712213213012518.516.813.610.911.711.511.158587280756564
Scotland17819718822017117916815.116.415.918.114.615.214.487604525453636
Stanly21821715514614411010817.917.813.412.812.69.99.763527365657472
Stokes240209160135125978219.317.313.811.911.18.87.649557072798185
Surry200176126117116806616.715.011.210.510.47.46.277778984849092
Swain183161152135108827715.413.913.211.99.77.67.186857673898887
Transylvania21223619617915710010117.519.116.415.213.69.19.165333947587975
Tyrrell2111051471091231219317.49.512.89.810.910.88.566988188817080
Union20117913313213812811916.715.211.811.612.111.410.674768674716767
Vance29533926323223420319222.825.320.818.818.916.916.125141721222425
Wake44942333528225524023131.029.725.122.020.319.318.877712141614
Warren29533630228923227625422.825.123.222.418.921.620.2261510112345
Washington16915614712719213314414.413.512.811.316.111.812.690898077365950
Watauga58049638332725818018136.733.127.724.620.515.315.42346113529
Wayne24226421519318318317619.520.917.716.215.515.515.047263038393432
Wilkes1951561209591615116.313.510.78.78.45.84.879889194939696
Wilson41431721621821923122329.324.117.717.917.918.818.210182928262120
Yadkin206160153119128949117.113.813.210.611.48.68.472867583768382
Yancey1571281038488716013.611.39.37.88.16.75.795959699949394
NORTH CAROLINA33130625222922019518524.923.420.218.618.116.315.6       


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Last modified 2 January 2015.
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