Average Age of First Alcoholic Drink, 6th grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas110.60
Ashley110.60
Baxter410.30
Benton310.40
Boone210.50
Bradley510.20
Calhoun110.60
Carroll310.40
Chicot110.90
Clark111.40
Clay110.80
Cleburne410.30
Cleveland410.30
Columbia110.80
Conway210.50
Craighead310.40
Crawford410.30
Crittenden310.40
Cross210.50
Dallas5N/A
Desha310.40
Drew510.20
Faulkner210.50
Franklin110.60
Fulton510
Garland210.50
Grant310.40
Greene110.60
Hempstead210.50
Hot Spring410.30
Howard210.50
Independence210.50
Izard110.90
Jackson210.50
Jefferson110.60
Johnson110.60
Lafayette5N/A
Lawrence110.60
Lee510
Lincoln5N/A
Little River310.40
Logan410.30
Lonoke510
Madison410.30
Marion110.70
Miller310.40
Mississippi310.40
Monroe110.80
Montgomery210.50
Nevada410.30
Newton510.20
Ouachita210.50
Perry210.50
Phillips510.20
Pike310.40
Poinsett310.40
Polk510.20
Pope310.40
Prairie110.70
Pulaski210.50
Randolph110.70
Saline510.20
Scott210.50
Searcy510.20
Sebastian410.30
Sevier110.60
Sharp210.50
St. Francis5N/A
Stone310.40
Union310.40
Van Buren210.50
Washington310.40
White210.50
Woodruff111
Yell410.30

Description

The average age of first alcohol among 6th graders who reported alcohol use.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Average Age of First Alcoholic Drink, 6th 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