Lifetime Use of Chewing Tobacco by 6th Grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas58.1%
Ashley514%
Baxter23.4%
Benton12.1%
Boone34.5%
Bradley10.9%
Calhoun59.7%
Carroll23.5%
Chicot22.9%
Clark47.8%
Clay58.1%
Cleburne35.1%
Cleveland510.1%
Columbia511.1%
Conway12.2%
Craighead12.3%
Crawford23.6%
Crittenden22.8%
Cross58.3%
Dallas1N/A
Desha47.5%
Drew34.3%
Faulkner23.5%
Franklin35.3%
Fulton12.4%
Garland23.7%
Grant22.6%
Greene45.9%
Hempstead23.8%
Hot Spring35.5%
Howard34.6%
Independence34.9%
Izard47%
Jackson512.9%
Jefferson35.5%
Johnson34.3%
Lafayette1N/A
Lawrence35.4%
Lee23.7%
Lincoln1N/A
Little River46.7%
Logan46.1%
Lonoke11.9%
Madison35%
Marion34.9%
Miller47.3%
Mississippi23.5%
Monroe1N/A
Montgomery512.1%
Nevada47.2%
Newton510%
Ouachita47.2%
Perry46.5%
Phillips12.1%
Pike34.8%
Poinsett58.8%
Polk46.6%
Pope23.3%
Prairie1N/A
Pulaski12.3%
Randolph514.2%
Saline12%
Scott511%
Searcy45.7%
Sebastian22.9%
Sevier59%
Sharp23.5%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone45.9%
Union35.5%
Van Buren35.2%
Washington22.5%
White46.5%
Woodruff58%
Yell46.7%

Description

Percent of 6th 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 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