Number of Adults Reporting Being Overweight

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas35,030
Ashley46,786
Baxter513,445
Benton562,461
Boone410,800
Bradley23,527
Calhoun11,702
Carroll48,411
Chicot23,865
Clark46,920
Clay24,117
Cleburne49,772
Cleveland23,156
Columbia47,341
Conway35,074
Craighead524,925
Crawford514,654
Crittenden512,693
Cross35,061
Dallas12,563
Desha12,893
Drew35,812
Faulkner530,337
Franklin24,263
Fulton23,959
Garland525,328
Grant35,122
Greene410,552
Hempstead36,116
Hot Spring48,742
Howard23,757
Independence411,919
Izard23,989
Jackson35,425
Jefferson520,961
Johnson35,371
Lafayette11,906
Lawrence35,203
Lee12,977
Lincoln24,588
Little River24,303
Logan34,915
Lonoke516,669
Madison24,460
Marion35,499
Miller49,851
Mississippi410,653
Monroe12,046
Montgomery12,082
Nevada12,663
Newton12,154
Ouachita47,594
Perry12,641
Phillips24,483
Pike12,918
Poinsett46,399
Polk35,445
Pope512,074
Prairie12,502
Pulaski597,728
Randolph35,381
Saline526,221
Scott12,894
Searcy12,062
Sebastian529,968
Sevier35,798
Sharp36,004
St. Francis46,942
Stone23,957
Union411,950
Van Buren24,725
Washington553,949
White526,114
Woodruff12,316
Yell24,510

Description

Number of Arkansas Adults (Age 18+) Reporting Being Overweight (BMI >=25.0 - 30.0)

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Number of Adults Reporting Being Overweight 2015. Retrieved Jun 23, 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 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