Any Chewing Tobacco Use in the Past 30 days, by 12th grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas311%
Ashley414.1%
Baxter39.7%
Benton14.7%
Boone515.2%
Bradley28.2%
Calhoun1N/A
Carroll39.6%
Chicot13.2%
Clark39.9%
Clay412.5%
Cleburne517.4%
Cleveland15.7%
Columbia13.8%
Conway516.3%
Craighead310%
Crawford310.5%
Crittenden14.2%
Cross411.6%
Dallas1N/A
Desha26.7%
Drew1N/A
Faulkner28.2%
Franklin517.2%
Fulton412.5%
Garland411.2%
Grant411.6%
Greene412.7%
Hempstead27.8%
Hot Spring412%
Howard413%
Independence414.1%
Izard310.7%
Jackson514.3%
Jefferson27.3%
Johnson27.1%
Lafayette29.1%
Lawrence310.5%
Lee1N/A
Lincoln1N/A
Little River517.8%
Logan517.3%
Lonoke520.9%
Madison514.9%
Marion412.9%
Miller412.4%
Mississippi39.7%
Monroe13.4%
Montgomery25.9%
Nevada310.6%
Newton514.3%
Ouachita310.1%
Perry517.5%
Phillips14.4%
Pike39.2%
Poinsett39.4%
Polk412.5%
Pope310.9%
Prairie517.3%
Pulaski14.6%
Randolph516%
Saline29.1%
Scott26.8%
Searcy518.2%
Sebastian26.4%
Sevier28%
Sharp518%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone25.9%
Union310.1%
Van Buren1N/A
Washington27.3%
White411.4%
Woodruff26.9%
Yell413%

Description

Percent of 12th grade students reporting past 30 day use of chewing tobacco.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Any Chewing Tobacco Use in the Past 30 days, by 12th grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Jun 25, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Prevention Needs Assessment Survey database.


Ranking Information

* Health Ranking compared to other counties. This is a result of quintile ranking for all 75 counties in Arkansas. The rankings are assigned by placing the counties into five equal groups by the occurrence of the health indicator.

Category 1 - Highest, represents highest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 2 - Higher, represents counties between the highest and mid-range occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 3 - Middle, represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 4 - Lower, represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 5 - Lowest, represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

2017 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health
Public Health in Arkansas' Communities Search