Birth Rate

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas175.4
Ashley270.4
Baxter560.3
Benton270.7
Boone366.5
Bradley272.7
Calhoun549.4
Carroll271.9
Chicot189.8
Clark544.8
Clay463.9
Cleburne465
Cleveland560.7
Columbia559.2
Conway173.4
Craighead465.5
Crawford365.7
Crittenden176.9
Cross369.7
Dallas366.5
Desha177.5
Drew559.6
Faulkner557.1
Franklin465.1
Fulton463.1
Garland369.4
Grant558.9
Greene368.1
Hempstead180.3
Hot Spring463.3
Howard176.7
Independence271.7
Izard463.2
Jackson557.9
Jefferson366
Johnson272.4
Lafayette560.4
Lawrence558.6
Lee367.7
Lincoln463.7
Little River463.4
Logan270
Lonoke366.6
Madison270.8
Marion464.3
Miller173.2
Mississippi173.7
Monroe173.4
Montgomery462.6
Nevada368.9
Newton558.8
Ouachita271.8
Perry560.9
Phillips181.9
Pike463.9
Poinsett270.6
Polk272.8
Pope461.5
Prairie560.4
Pulaski271.2
Randolph369.4
Saline462.3
Scott172.9
Searcy560.4
Sebastian271.8
Sevier184.2
Sharp368
St. Francis178.1
Stone270.5
Union369.3
Van Buren366.1
Washington369.8
White462.7
Woodruff271.3
Yell178.6

Description

Rate per 1,000 women 15-44 years. Birth rates presented are calculated using Census 2000-based population estimates.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Birth Rate 2009-2012. Retrieved Aug 24, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from National Center for Health Statistics 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