Number of Adult Smokers

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas22,830
Ashley22,195
Baxter47,949
Benton530,990
Boone46,853
Bradley11,473
Calhoun11,051
Carroll34,408
Chicot11,524
Clark45,027
Clay32,990
Cleburne45,675
Cleveland11,422
Columbia33,304
Conway33,973
Craighead518,956
Crawford58,408
Crittenden48,401
Cross33,185
Dallas11,631
Desha11,626
Drew22,383
Faulkner517,344
Franklin22,869
Fulton21,857
Garland521,321
Grant32,898
Greene47,763
Hempstead44,508
Hot Spring46,563
Howard22,336
Independence46,120
Izard22,243
Jackson22,744
Jefferson511,900
Johnson45,052
Lafayette11,482
Lawrence33,084
Lee11,801
Lincoln22,011
Little River33,470
Logan44,646
Lonoke59,003
Madison22,314
Marion33,368
Miller511,658
Mississippi58,746
Monroe11,491
Montgomery21,973
Nevada11,405
Newton11,834
Ouachita44,646
Perry11,692
Phillips33,225
Pike21,942
Poinsett44,626
Polk34,122
Pope514,152
Prairie11,094
Pulaski557,445
Randolph22,651
Saline517,038
Scott22,305
Searcy11,852
Sebastian522,063
Sevier33,328
Sharp22,748
St. Francis34,465
Stone32,909
Union45,941
Van Buren34,123
Washington527,335
White512,000
Woodruff11,045
Yell44,677

Description

Number of Adults (18 and Older) Reporting Being Smokers. Smoking is related to cancer, cardiovascular disease, respiratory diseases, and many other negative health outcomes.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Number of Adult Smokers 2015. Retrieved Oct 24, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance 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