Percent of Adults (18 and Older) Overweight or Obese. Reported having a BMI (Body Mass Index) >= 25.0
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2018).Percent of Adults Reporting being Overweight or Obese 2015. Retrieved Mar 22, 2018 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey database.
* 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
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