Percent of True Child Abuse Reports

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas223.8%
Ashley534.1%
Baxter224.2%
Benton119.6%
Boone535.1%
Bradley120.9%
Calhoun53548%
Carroll120%
Chicot429.1%
Clark324.8%
Clay120.1%
Cleburne427.7%
Cleveland53034%
Columbia118%
Conway324.7%
Craighead120.2%
Crawford222.9%
Crittenden427.3%
Cross120.4%
Dallas427.9%
Desha326.2%
Drew325.4%
Faulkner533.9%
Franklin431.8%
Fulton537%
Garland224.3%
Grant120.3%
Greene223.8%
Hempstead221.7%
Hot Spring324.9%
Howard222.7%
Independence121.6%
Izard428.7%
Jackson326.9%
Jefferson327.1%
Johnson535.9%
Lafayette430%
Lawrence120.9%
Lee120.7%
Lincoln120.2%
Little River535.1%
Logan430.9%
Lonoke222.7%
Madison326.5%
Marion532.7%
Miller431.5%
Mississippi52410%
Monroe224.3%
Montgomery223.3%
Nevada115.6%
Newton539.7%
Ouachita325.9%
Perry223.6%
Phillips427.9%
Pike325%
Poinsett327.1%
Polk324.5%
Pope534.7%
Prairie429.1%
Pulaski119.5%
Randolph119.3%
Saline221.9%
Scott540.8%
Searcy427.8%
Sebastian325.7%
Sevier427.7%
Sharp223.6%
St. Francis326.9%
Stone536.5%
Union428.8%
Van Buren429.1%
Washington52480%
White222.2%
Woodruff222.6%
Yell327%

Description

Percent of reports of child abuse determined to be true per 1,000 children. Child abuse rates are another reflection of quality of life.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percent of True Child Abuse Reports 2015. Retrieved Jun 25, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Department of Human Services 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