Any Chewing Tobacco Use in the Past 30 days, by 6th grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas41.8%
Ashley53.7%
Baxter20.8%
Benton31%
Boone20.8%
Bradley10%
Calhoun1N/A
Carroll20.8%
Chicot10%
Clark42%
Clay53.4%
Cleburne41.5%
Cleveland31.3%
Columbia1N/A
Conway20.6%
Craighead20.8%
Crawford10%
Crittenden10%
Cross31.4%
Dallas1N/A
Desha41.5%
Drew1N/A
Faulkner20.6%
Franklin31.4%
Fulton10%
Garland31.4%
Grant10%
Greene41.6%
Hempstead41.9%
Hot Spring20.7%
Howard31.3%
Independence31.4%
Izard41.6%
Jackson53%
Jefferson42%
Johnson10%
Lafayette1N/A
Lawrence31.1%
Lee53.7%
Lincoln1N/A
Little River41.9%
Logan53.1%
Lonoke30.9%
Madison41.7%
Marion31.2%
Miller52.1%
Mississippi31.3%
Monroe10%
Montgomery10%
Nevada53%
Newton31%
Ouachita52.6%
Perry30.9%
Phillips31%
Pike20.8%
Poinsett41.6%
Polk52.5%
Pope20.5%
Prairie1N/A
Pulaski30.9%
Randolph53.2%
Saline20.2%
Scott54%
Searcy31.4%
Sebastian20.8%
Sevier42%
Sharp10%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone42%
Union31.4%
Van Buren41.7%
Washington20.7%
White41.5%
Woodruff54%
Yell53.4%

Description

Percent of 6th 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 6th grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Oct 23, 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 5 - Highest, represents highest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 4 - 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 2- Lower, represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the indicator/outcome

Category 1 - 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