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Description:

Percent of Adults (18 and Older) Consuming Less than 5 Fruits or Vegetables a Day. “Five a day” is a standard recommendation for minimum fruit and vegetable in-take. People who do not meet this recommendation increase their risk of chronic disease, obesity, and cancer.


Source/Citation:

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2014).Percent of Adults Consuming Few Fruits and Vegetables 2009. Retrieved Sep 03, 2014 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey database.



County Value Table More Information:
CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas583.2%
Ashley380%
Baxter582.8%
Benton379.1%
Boone586.7%
Bradley177.6%
Calhoun173.3%
Carroll583.2%
Chicot279%
Clark278.5%
Clay175.3%
Cleburne279%
Cleveland278.5%
Columbia380.5%
Conway379.4%
Craighead379.7%
Crawford482.2%
Crittenden380.2%
Cross380.2%
Dallas379.7%
Desha481.8%
Drew177.7%
Faulkner277.9%
Franklin583.8%
Fulton481.4%
Garland174.7%
Grant277.8%
Greene176.5%
Hempstead481.7%
Hot Spring177.4%
Howard177.1%
Independence481%
Izard585%
Jackson481.2%
Jefferson277.9%
Johnson584.4%
Lafayette586.9%
Lawrence278.9%
Lee481.5%
Lincoln278.9%
Little River481.5%
Logan482.1%
Lonoke278.5%
Madison480.9%
Marion481.9%
Miller583.3%
Mississippi380.7%
Monroe586.9%
Montgomery173.7%
Nevada583.9%
Newton586.7%
Ouachita277.9%
Perry176.9%
Phillips585.5%
Pike379.4%
Poinsett481.3%
Polk173.1%
Pope380.8%
Prairie481.5%
Pulaski277.9%
Randolph172.7%
Saline176.9%
Scott278%
Searcy584%
Sebastian583.8%
Sevier177.2%
Sharp278.3%
St. Francis380.8%
Stone482.2%
Union278.5%
Van Buren379.6%
Washington379.5%
White380.3%
Woodruff380.3%
Yell176.4%

* 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. If a county value exist is two adjacent groups, then the county is moved to the quintile group with the most favorable rating.

Category 1 - Highest, represents the counties with the most favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents highest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 2 - Higher, represents the counties with the second highest favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties between the highest and mid-range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 3 - Middle, represents the counties in the mid-range favorable ranking (in demographics, this represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 4 - Lower, represents the counties with a lower favorable health ranking( in demographics, this represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 5 - Lowest, represents the counties with the least favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the demographic )



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