Lifetime Use of Chewing Tobacco by 12th Grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas219.8%
Ashley428.3%
Baxter426.9%
Benton114%
Boone427%
Bradley221.2%
Calhoun1N/A
Carroll425.2%
Chicot19.7%
Clark216%
Clay529.5%
Cleburne534.8%
Cleveland425.7%
Columbia111.5%
Conway425%
Craighead219.9%
Crawford533.3%
Crittenden14.2%
Cross323%
Dallas1N/A
Desha218.3%
Drew15%
Faulkner218.5%
Franklin528.7%
Fulton425%
Garland324.7%
Grant322.5%
Greene323.3%
Hempstead215.7%
Hot Spring426.6%
Howard324.4%
Independence428.1%
Izard426.7%
Jackson426.8%
Jefferson216.6%
Johnson220.3%
Lafayette218.2%
Lawrence427.4%
Lee1N/A
Lincoln1N/A
Little River535.6%
Logan534.6%
Lonoke110.9%
Madison531.3%
Marion322.9%
Miller425.5%
Mississippi216.6%
Monroe113.8%
Montgomery323.5%
Nevada321.7%
Newton528.6%
Ouachita214.2%
Perry425.4%
Phillips16.6%
Pike322.4%
Poinsett322.1%
Polk428.3%
Pope321.4%
Prairie542.3%
Pulaski19.9%
Randolph532%
Saline218.9%
Scott532.2%
Searcy537.5%
Sebastian217.4%
Sevier323.6%
Sharp538.7%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone322.1%
Union321.5%
Van Buren14.8%
Washington216.1%
White324%
Woodruff531%
Yell529%

Description

Percent of 12th grade students reporting every having regularly used chewing tobacco

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Lifetime Use of Chewing Tobacco by 12th Grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Oct 24, 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