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North Carolina

State or County Total Population Pediatric Asthma Adult Asthma COPD Adult Chronic Lung Disease Lung Cancer
North Carolina 10,146,788 264,200 639,400 580,100 1,156,401 6,970
Alamance 162,391 4,212 11,665 10,064 18,475 111
Alexander 37,286 873 2,774 2,536 4,491 26
Alleghany 11,031 220 860 874 1,455 8
Anson 24,991 566 1,860 1,610 2,951 17
Ashe 26,957 554 2,084 2,061 3,484 19
Avery 17,536 310 1,379 1,243 2,223 12
Beaufort 47,088 1,110 3,515 3,418 5,836 32
Bertie 19,224 396 1,476 1,380 2,412 13
Bladen 33,478 804 2,478 2,308 4,043 23
Brunswick 130,897 2,375 10,441 11,104 18,012 90
Buncombe 257,607 5,567 19,394 17,163 31,047 176
Burke 89,293 1,971 6,746 6,165 10,919 61
Cabarrus 206,872 6,155 14,162 11,453 21,884 142
Caldwell 81,981 1,929 6,104 5,574 9,873 56
Camden 10,581 284 757 656 1,199 7
Carteret 68,881 1,420 5,324 5,227 8,871 47
Caswell 22,646 488 1,726 1,607 2,813 16
Catawba 157,974 4,090 11,400 10,029 18,179 108
Chatham 71,472 1,671 5,359 5,265 8,933 49
Cherokee 28,087 561 2,195 2,295 3,758 19
Chowan 14,105 335 1,051 1,031 1,752 10
Clay 11,074 228 860 918 1,486 8
Cleveland 97,334 2,475 7,067 6,307 11,334 67
Columbus 55,936 1,371 4,095 3,708 6,611 38
Craven 102,578 2,594 7,364 6,370 11,704 71
Cumberland 332,546 9,422 22,737 16,899 34,213 229
Currituck 26,331 679 1,911 1,662 3,029 18
Dare 36,099 792 2,749 2,578 4,490 25
Davidson 165,466 4,219 12,033 10,762 19,303 114
Davie 42,456 1,042 3,136 2,943 5,127 29
Duplin 59,039 1,641 4,166 3,710 6,679 41
Durham 311,640 7,583 22,401 17,034 33,943 213
Edgecombe 52,747 1,391 3,792 3,438 6,121 36
Forsyth 376,320 10,038 26,728 22,469 41,928 257
Franklin 66,168 1,695 4,794 4,162 7,601 46
Gaston 220,182 5,759 15,785 13,440 24,863 151
Gates 11,544 271 865 808 1,410 8
Graham 8,541 203 636 616 1,055 6
Granville 59,557 1,397 4,424 3,849 7,018 41
Greene 21,015 494 1,547 1,298 2,425 15
Guilford 526,953 13,579 37,688 30,930 58,614 360
Halifax 51,310 1,256 3,776 3,485 6,137 35
Harnett 132,754 4,031 8,933 6,898 13,602 91
Haywood 61,084 1,286 4,685 4,584 7,802 42
Henderson 115,708 2,555 8,778 8,720 14,715 79
Hertford 23,906 527 1,796 1,597 2,878 16
Hoke 54,116 1,719 3,561 2,573 5,299 37
Hyde 5,363 104 416 373 669 4
Iredell 175,711 4,702 12,542 10,721 19,772 121
Jackson 42,973 845 3,272 2,794 5,176 30
Johnston 196,708 5,812 13,533 11,025 20,956 135
Jones 9,597 208 733 695 1,203 7
Lee 60,430 1,684 4,246 3,633 6,702 41
Lenoir 56,883 1,461 4,127 3,773 6,682 39
Lincoln 82,403 2,020 6,069 5,404 9,712 57
McDowell 45,159 1,066 3,355 3,085 5,445 31
Macon 34,732 755 2,653 2,747 4,528 24
Madison 21,746 454 1,658 1,527 2,695 15
Martin 22,789 532 1,708 1,645 2,823 16
Mecklenburg 1,076,837 29,562 74,835 55,776 112,493 737
Mitchell 15,072 318 1,157 1,143 1,934 10
Montgomery 27,435 711 1,984 1,827 3,223 19
Moore 97,264 2,383 7,147 6,927 11,870 67
Nash 93,991 2,406 6,807 6,057 10,906 64
New Hanover 227,198 4,925 16,972 14,269 26,664 155
Northampton 19,862 407 1,538 1,530 2,577 14
Onslow 193,893 5,433 13,031 8,494 18,847 136
Orange 144,946 3,300 10,625 8,220 16,192 99
Pamlico 12,689 223 1,015 1,053 1,733 9
Pasquotank 39,743 1,016 2,857 2,427 4,501 27
Pender 60,958 1,568 4,420 3,939 7,080 42
Perquimans 13,474 291 1,032 1,048 1,745 9
Person 39,370 963 2,902 2,648 4,692 27
Pitt 179,042 4,431 12,767 9,629 19,307 122
Polk 20,558 387 1,630 1,740 2,816 14
Randolph 143,282 3,771 10,307 9,119 16,467 98
Richmond 44,798 1,176 3,211 2,825 5,124 31
Robeson 132,606 3,826 9,166 7,601 14,310 91
Rockingham 90,949 2,135 6,788 6,275 11,031 62
Rowan 140,644 3,623 10,145 8,849 16,130 97
Rutherford 66,551 1,595 4,939 4,648 8,088 46
Sampson 63,430 1,796 4,445 3,921 7,100 44
Scotland 35,093 927 2,506 2,193 3,993 24
Stanly 61,482 1,531 4,487 4,023 7,212 42
Stokes 45,717 1,000 3,482 3,259 5,684 31
Surry 72,224 1,777 5,311 4,898 8,628 50
Swain 14,294 366 1,033 927 1,662 10
Transylvania 33,956 614 2,692 2,804 4,608 23
Tyrrell 4,052 89 304 274 490 3
Union 231,366 7,246 15,632 12,755 24,199 159
Vance 44,211 1,211 3,138 2,811 5,042 30
Wake 1,072,203 29,806 74,531 56,725 112,765 735
Warren 19,883 418 1,526 1,500 2,546 14
Washington 12,012 282 900 883 1,499 8
Watauga 55,121 827 4,338 3,309 6,597 38
Wayne 124,172 3,345 8,785 7,444 13,829 85
Wilkes 68,576 1,635 5,092 4,776 8,329 47
Wilson 81,671 2,177 5,833 5,150 9,321 56
Yadkin 37,774 918 2,792 2,573 4,532 26
Yancey 17,744 378 1,359 1,348 2,276 12

*DISCLAIMER: The numbers in this publication reflect the estimated prevalence and incidence of lung disease, and not the actual number. These estimates are based on state or national incidence and prevalence estimates applied to the age-specific population of each county; no adjustments are made for any other factors that may affect the actual local prevalence. When citing this information, please be careful to ensure that the nature and limitations of these estimates are understood.

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