Lifetime Use of Cigarettes by 12th Grade

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas235.2%
Ashley445.5%
Baxter444%
Benton229.3%
Boone339.3%
Bradley548.8%
Calhoun1N/A
Carroll337.8%
Chicot119.4%
Clark127.3%
Clay338.6%
Cleburne444.3%
Cleveland228.6%
Columbia234.6%
Conway235.6%
Craighead337.4%
Crawford548.7%
Crittenden116.7%
Cross339.7%
Dallas1N/A
Desha548.3%
Drew230%
Faulkner232.6%
Franklin340.2%
Fulton443.8%
Garland339.4%
Grant339.9%
Greene339.2%
Hempstead443.1%
Hot Spring548.3%
Howard237.2%
Independence443.5%
Izard445.3%
Jackson548.2%
Jefferson339.1%
Johnson237.2%
Lafayette554.5%
Lawrence236.3%
Lee1N/A
Lincoln1N/A
Little River553.3%
Logan230.8%
Lonoke14.2%
Madison552.2%
Marion235.7%
Miller340.9%
Mississippi231.7%
Monroe127.6%
Montgomery443.1%
Nevada444.7%
Newton337.5%
Ouachita121.3%
Perry552.4%
Phillips17.9%
Pike442.9%
Poinsett443.6%
Polk444.1%
Pope232.3%
Prairie561.5%
Pulaski125.4%
Randolph555.2%
Saline337.8%
Scott445.8%
Searcy554.5%
Sebastian235.1%
Sevier342.6%
Sharp557.7%
St. Francis1N/A
Stone547.1%
Union443%
Van Buren122.2%
Washington127.2%
White235.7%
Woodruff548.3%
Yell443.5%

Description

Percent of 12th grade students reporting every having regularly smoked cigarettes

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Lifetime Use of Cigarettes by 12th Grade 2016-2017. Retrieved Oct 23, 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