Percentage of Healthy Weight Students

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas454.1%
Ashley160.6%
Baxter161.4%
Benton163.4%
Boone161.2%
Bradley552.8%
Calhoun356.5%
Carroll456.1%
Chicot356.7%
Clark455.7%
Clay455.8%
Cleburne160.6%
Cleveland455.9%
Columbia258.4%
Conway553.5%
Craighead454.7%
Crawford356.3%
Crittenden258.1%
Cross553.5%
Dallas454.7%
Desha356.3%
Drew258.1%
Faulkner161.5%
Franklin357.7%
Fulton356.1%
Garland161.6%
Grant258.8%
Greene258.4%
Hempstead454.8%
Hot Spring258.3%
Howard356.8%
Independence454.9%
Izard550.5%
Jackson455.1%
Jefferson357.1%
Johnson356.1%
Lafayette161.5%
Lawrence259%
Lee550.3%
Lincoln552.1%
Little River553.5%
Logan356.3%
Lonoke162%
Madison163.5%
Marion259.9%
Miller258.6%
Mississippi454.1%
Monroe553.9%
Montgomery259.3%
Nevada552.9%
Newton260.2%
Ouachita552.7%
Perry258.5%
Phillips554%
Pike455.9%
Poinsett454.4%
Polk357.1%
Pope258.5%
Prairie456%
Pulaski160.5%
Randolph454.5%
Saline161.9%
Scott161.3%
Searcy454.3%
Sebastian161%
Sevier552.8%
Sharp357.4%
St. Francis356.3%
Stone165.9%
Union357.2%
Van Buren357.9%
Washington259.7%
White258.6%
Woodruff549.3%
Yell552.3%

Description

Percentage of Students Assessed in Arkansas Public School District that are a healthy weight according to BMI assessments

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percentage of Healthy Weight Students 2015-2016. Retrieved Aug 18, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Center for Health Improvement 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