Percentage of Students Assessed in Arkansas Public School District that are overweight or obese according to BMI assessments
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percentage of Students Overweight or Obese 2015-2016. Retrieved Nov 18, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from Arkansas Center for Health Improvement 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