Lifetime Use of Alcohol by 6th Grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas512.6%
Ashley519%
Baxter37.4%
Benton25.5%
Boone49.7%
Bradley12.9%
Calhoun13.3%
Carroll27.3%
Chicot14.7%
Clark14.3%
Clay38.8%
Cleburne49.2%
Cleveland513%
Columbia516.7%
Conway26.2%
Craighead27.3%
Crawford25.6%
Crittenden516.7%
Cross49.1%
Dallas1N/A
Desha511.9%
Drew37.8%
Faulkner27.3%
Franklin410.6%
Fulton12.3%
Garland410%
Grant26.4%
Greene37.5%
Hempstead524.1%
Hot Spring25.9%
Howard15.3%
Independence49.5%
Izard410.9%
Jackson511.9%
Jefferson511.3%
Johnson27%
Lafayette1N/A
Lawrence26.6%
Lee37.4%
Lincoln1N/A
Little River410.2%
Logan37.4%
Lonoke25.9%
Madison49.4%
Marion49.9%
Miller511.8%
Mississippi38.1%
Monroe521.7%
Montgomery49.2%
Nevada38.1%
Newton511.3%
Ouachita38.1%
Perry27.1%
Phillips11.1%
Pike12.5%
Poinsett49.6%
Polk511.5%
Pope37.5%
Prairie519%
Pulaski38.5%
Randolph39%
Saline38.8%
Scott14%
Searcy13.3%
Sebastian26.5%
Sevier512.2%
Sharp38.2%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone410.9%
Union49.8%
Van Buren27%
Washington27%
White49.4%
Woodruff14%
Yell39%

Description

Percent of 6th grade students reporting every having regularly used alcohol

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Lifetime Use of Alcohol by 6th Grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Aug 17, 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