Lifetime Use of Any Drug by 6th Grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas36.3%
Ashley24.8%
Baxter58.5%
Benton36%
Boone48.1%
Bradley10%
Calhoun1N/A
Carroll59.6%
Chicot58.7%
Clark12.2%
Clay25.4%
Cleburne24.1%
Cleveland25.1%
Columbia1N/A
Conway36.8%
Craighead47.8%
Crawford36.4%
Crittenden12.8%
Cross47.7%
Dallas1N/A
Desha13%
Drew37%
Faulkner47.9%
Franklin25.6%
Fulton24.7%
Garland58.9%
Grant48.3%
Greene47.7%
Hempstead510.1%
Hot Spring510%
Howard12%
Independence48.4%
Izard47.6%
Jackson58.9%
Jefferson47.7%
Johnson36.9%
Lafayette1N/A
Lawrence25.5%
Lee1N/A
Lincoln1N/A
Little River48.3%
Logan47.4%
Lonoke59.8%
Madison36.8%
Marion36.2%
Miller510.2%
Mississippi37.3%
Monroe58.7%
Montgomery59.2%
Nevada25.1%
Newton511.3%
Ouachita37%
Perry48.1%
Phillips25.3%
Pike35.8%
Poinsett510.7%
Polk24.2%
Pope47.8%
Prairie12.4%
Pulaski48.3%
Randolph37.1%
Saline25.3%
Scott24%
Searcy25%
Sebastian25.5%
Sevier58.7%
Sharp35.8%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone24%
Union37%
Van Buren13.5%
Washington37.2%
White48.1%
Woodruff1N/A
Yell511.2%

Description

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

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Lifetime Use of Any Drug by 6th Grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Aug 18, 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