North Carolina abortion percentages by county

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 16 February 2020

Data for North Carolina counties, residents only

abortion ratioabortion %rank
county1989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122013-20162015-20181989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122013-20162015-20181989-19921993-19961997-20002001-20042005-20082009-20122013-20162015-2018
Alamance42636730326223620117617129.826.823.320.819.116.715.014.691191321252525
Alexander1551541111088172628213.513.310.09.87.56.75.87.69690949095929186
Alleghany222218102896465646918.117.99.28.26.06.16.06.462489898100959095
Anson23424118816919317919618519.019.415.814.516.215.216.415.65430465135371722
Ashe16417169946958475714.114.66.48.66.55.54.55.49281999698979796
Avery188180137119117719311315.815.312.010.610.56.78.510.18475858283947565
Beaufort20118516614513811511613016.715.614.312.712.210.310.411.57569686670736353
Bertie15114617515923022222420213.112.814.913.718.718.118.316.8979157582522918
Bladen20619116315613215413913417.116.114.013.511.713.412.211.87164696174494050
Brunswick25423618420017214613813920.319.115.616.714.712.712.112.24234523444514247
Buncombe40134427024521719017318828.625.621.319.717.816.014.715.81113161829302621
Burke23921717244611499949019.317.814.730.910.29.08.68.3505059186807482
Cabarrus25922817816314913414815720.618.615.114.013.011.812.913.54040565562583632
Caldwell1841681099811283687915.614.49.99.010.07.76.37.38584959388878889
Camden161184154101139175979813.815.513.39.212.214.98.88.99471749269397276
Carteret27521620820821516412213421.517.717.217.217.714.110.911.83253333230425349
Caswell26421924119021418415714520.918.019.416.017.615.613.612.63647254231323340
Catawba25223416814515212311213220.119.014.412.613.210.910.111.64335636760696651
Chatham28925020618316516310910622.420.017.115.514.214.09.89.62829344453436971
Cherokee210168167956657373717.314.414.38.66.25.43.53.56983669599989899
Chowan1399711810817615511910612.28.810.69.815.013.510.79.69899938942485872
Clay2081721261257845294517.214.711.211.17.34.32.84.370798878961009998
Cleveland20018615115617113312114616.715.713.113.514.611.710.812.77667776047615439
Columbus21523718519516018313514117.719.215.616.313.815.511.912.46432513756334545
Craven23119116615915913211412318.816.114.313.713.711.610.211.05663675957636560
Cumberland31032329829726326824625423.724.423.022.920.821.119.820.2201713109643
Currituck17713920317124823712412215.012.216.914.619.919.111.110.98892365017195161
Dare32923027723335023618617724.818.721.718.925.919.115.715.0173915202202224
Davidson2642211881511411019010120.918.115.813.112.49.28.39.23745476268787873
Davie271218171129133919610721.317.914.611.411.78.38.89.63449627673847369
Duplin24922315913811814112913119.918.213.712.210.612.411.411.64444717082524952
Durham50854341235031429124023533.735.229.225.923.922.519.319.042234169
Edgecombe36031024423421823722223826.523.719.618.917.919.218.219.2162023192717107
Forsyth46138729925925619218721531.527.923.020.620.416.115.717.7610121413292114
Franklin32030525821819619618216424.223.420.517.916.416.415.414.11921192734282428
Gaston26324019717616913313114820.819.416.515.014.511.711.612.93831384850604836
Gates16413621612921724315510914.111.917.711.417.919.513.49.89394287528143467
Graham68815269784726286.47.55.06.47.24.52.62.81001001001009799100100
Granville37843230025124121823123127.430.123.120.019.417.918.818.814611171923810
Greene24623018917515012813715519.718.715.914.913.011.312.113.44538434961684333
Guilford54146537934635424926827835.131.827.525.726.220.021.121.8345411211
Halifax27026225422325724021223621.220.720.318.320.419.417.519.1352722241215138
Harnett22821720918616816513212718.617.817.315.714.414.211.711.25751324351414757
Haywood28222418314711695788122.018.315.512.810.48.77.27.52943546485828587
Henderson306221145141127107899623.518.112.712.411.39.78.28.82346826977768079
Hertford22618324125428225020519418.415.419.420.322.020.017.016.3597224167111420
Hoke16917117419716416111612914.414.614.816.514.113.810.411.49180583654446255
Hyde17212618710714715712012714.711.215.79.712.813.610.711.38996489164465656
Iredell23623217118017114011913919.118.814.615.214.612.310.712.25337604546535748
Jackson36532719022917013111610726.824.616.018.614.511.510.49.61516412249646070
Johnston24122618616014913913713919.418.515.713.813.012.212.012.24841495763544446
Jones20527720031124426619014217.021.716.723.719.621.016.012.473243771872044
Lee30927822621819719616316323.621.818.417.916.516.414.014.02123262933273029
Lenoir29428325722620320117118522.722.120.418.416.916.714.615.62722202332262823
Lincoln210182140123124105868817.415.412.310.911.09.57.98.16873847980778383
Macon1931691191389582657116.214.410.612.18.77.66.16.78282927192898993
Madison301176149119126116899923.115.013.010.611.210.48.19.02478798178728175
Martin19318015016415513814616016.215.313.114.113.412.112.813.88174785459563731
McDowell23719412111610677617019.216.310.810.49.67.15.76.65261908590919294
Mecklenburg43141535030730126624926830.129.325.923.523.221.019.921.188685932
Mitchell1921371029210088495416.112.09.38.59.18.14.65.18393979791859697
Montgomery23720213211311387998019.216.811.610.110.18.09.07.45159878787867088
Moore25722521119116515713512120.418.417.416.014.213.511.910.84142314152474663
Nash30731425721623123723624723.523.920.417.718.819.219.119.822192131241876
New Hanover50545938633232827724224733.631.427.925.024.721.719.519.855353355
Northampton24320318421724827419420719.616.815.517.819.921.516.217.2465753301651815
Onslow22219019116818814911111818.215.916.014.415.812.910.010.56166405238506864
Orange72061847637830027825524841.938.232.227.423.121.820.319.811126224
Pamlico27218525917917018514216221.415.620.615.214.515.612.414.03370184648313830
Pasquotank19515720419227026014914816.313.616.916.121.320.612.912.9788735398103537
Pender23323218820517713312112218.918.915.917.015.011.710.810.95536443341625562
Perquimans83106183116237168112927.69.615.410.419.114.410.18.49997558620406781
Person37836329229724926619120227.426.622.622.919.921.016.016.813121491581917
Pitt39839731825625824421922828.528.424.120.420.519.617.918.612981510131212
Polk26121518521913513711614420.717.715.618.011.912.010.412.63954502672576141
Randolph282207171150164119929722.017.214.613.114.110.68.48.83056616355717678
Richmond22419416816117416013814718.316.214.413.914.813.812.112.96062645643454138
Robeson21018616816714317614014217.415.714.414.312.515.012.312.46768655366383943
Rockingham32726821919818013011512424.621.118.016.615.311.510.311.11825273540666458
Rowan28025619019218913912814221.920.416.016.115.912.211.312.53128424037555042
Rutherford194191144143142109869816.316.012.612.512.49.97.98.98065836867758277
Sampson22720215712213213012412918.516.813.610.911.711.511.011.45858728075655254
Scotland17819718822017117916915315.116.415.918.114.615.214.413.38760452545362935
Stanly2182171551461441109910917.917.813.412.812.69.99.09.86352736565747166
Stokes240209160135125979210719.317.313.811.911.18.88.49.74955707279817768
Surry20017612611711680708716.715.011.210.510.47.46.68.07777898484908784
Swain18316115213510882749315.413.913.211.99.77.66.98.58685767389888680
Transylvania212236196179157100788317.519.116.415.213.69.17.37.76533394758798485
Tyrrell211105147109123121517417.49.512.89.810.910.84.96.96698818881709492
Union20117913313213812811912416.715.211.811.612.111.410.611.07476867471675959
Vance29533926323223420320122522.825.320.818.818.916.916.818.42514172122241513
Wake44942333528225524022023131.029.725.122.020.319.318.018.77771214161111
Warren29533630228923227618519622.825.123.222.418.921.615.616.4261510112342319
Washington16915614712719213317115414.413.512.811.316.111.814.613.39089807736592734
Watauga58049638332725818015916836.733.127.724.620.515.313.714.4234611353126
Wayne24226421519318318315816619.520.917.716.215.515.513.614.24726303839343227
Wilkes195156120959161537416.313.510.78.78.45.85.06.97988919493969391
Wilson41431721621821923119920629.324.117.717.917.918.816.617.11018292826211616
Yadkin20616015311912894909917.113.813.210.611.48.68.39.07286758376837974
Yancey157128103848871517513.611.39.37.88.16.74.97.09595969994939590
NORTH CAROLINA33130625222922019518019124.923.420.218.618.116.315.316.0        


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Last modified 16 February 2020.
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