Percent of Population Under Poverty

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas217.7%
Ashley219.8%
Baxter114.9%
Benton111.7%
Boone116.9%
Bradley529.4%
Calhoun116.7%
Carroll217.9%
Chicot532.4%
Clark423.7%
Clay320.4%
Cleburne115.9%
Cleveland218.7%
Columbia526.8%
Conway422.7%
Craighead321.5%
Crawford218.8%
Crittenden425.9%
Cross219.4%
Dallas114.5%
Desha531.1%
Drew529.3%
Faulkner115.1%
Franklin219.9%
Fulton320.6%
Garland322.1%
Grant111.2%
Greene217.8%
Hempstead426.3%
Hot Spring114.5%
Howard321%
Independence423.2%
Izard218.7%
Jackson526.4%
Jefferson424.5%
Johnson321.2%
Lafayette426%
Lawrence423.6%
Lee529.8%
Lincoln526.7%
Little River116.4%
Logan117.1%
Lonoke113.2%
Madison321.1%
Marion218.8%
Miller220%
Mississippi526.7%
Monroe530.2%
Montgomery320.4%
Nevada529.4%
Newton320.4%
Ouachita321.9%
Perry113.5%
Phillips534%
Pike424.2%
Poinsett424.8%
Polk322%
Pope218.9%
Prairie320.2%
Pulaski116.9%
Randolph321.8%
Saline19%
Scott219.4%
Searcy423.3%
Sebastian422.5%
Sevier422.6%
Sharp423.4%
St. Francis527.7%
Stone526.8%
Union321.3%
Van Buren426.3%
Washington320.7%
White218.1%
Woodruff426.1%
Yell219.9%

Description

Percent of Population Under Poverty Line

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percent of Population Under Poverty 2011-2015. Retrieved Aug 18, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from American Community Survey estimates, United States Census Bureau 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