Percent of Women with Early Prenatal Care

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas485.7%
Ashley483.9%
Baxter273.6%
Benton379.9%
Boone487.2%
Bradley588.4%
Calhoun272.5%
Carroll377.5%
Chicot486.5%
Clark273.7%
Clay273.9%
Cleburne486%
Cleveland486.5%
Columbia167.4%
Conway588.2%
Craighead376.6%
Crawford166.9%
Crittenden146.7%
Cross487.3%
Dallas375.9%
Desha381.2%
Drew588.7%
Faulkner592.6%
Franklin274.5%
Fulton376.1%
Garland377.6%
Grant486.7%
Greene375.8%
Hempstead275.7%
Hot Spring377.9%
Howard274.5%
Independence168.9%
Izard167.6%
Jackson587.8%
Jefferson273.1%
Johnson382.4%
Lafayette169.1%
Lawrence382%
Lee379.1%
Lincoln484.2%
Little River590.6%
Logan170.6%
Lonoke588.4%
Madison170.6%
Marion273.6%
Miller274.6%
Mississippi379.4%
Monroe587.8%
Montgomery273.9%
Nevada164.2%
Newton487.7%
Ouachita161.7%
Perry590.3%
Phillips166.8%
Pike273.3%
Poinsett274.1%
Polk486.8%
Pope377.8%
Prairie589.3%
Pulaski588.9%
Randolph482.7%
Saline590.3%
Scott170%
Searcy587.9%
Sebastian156.7%
Sevier381.4%
Sharp272.6%
St. Francis483.3%
Stone166.7%
Union588.3%
Van Buren590%
Washington271%
White485.9%
Woodruff484.5%
Yell169.2%

Description

Mothers receiving early prenatal care as a percentage of all live births. Mothers who receive early prenatal care are more likely to have full-term, healthy babies.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percent of Women with Early Prenatal Care 2009-2012. Retrieved Oct 23, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from National Center for Health Statistics 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 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 indicator/outcome

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 indicator/outcome

2017 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health
Public Health in Arkansas' Communities Search