Percentage of Students Underweight or a Healthy Weight

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas555.3%
Ashley163.2%
Baxter163.7%
Benton166.2%
Boone164%
Bradley455.6%
Calhoun358.6%
Carroll358.9%
Chicot359%
Clark457.8%
Clay457.2%
Cleburne162.8%
Cleveland457.8%
Columbia260.1%
Conway455.8%
Craighead456.9%
Crawford359%
Crittenden259.9%
Cross456.6%
Dallas555.5%
Desha359%
Drew260.6%
Faulkner163.9%
Franklin260.1%
Fulton456.8%
Garland163.9%
Grant260.3%
Greene260.2%
Hempstead456.5%
Hot Spring261%
Howard359.4%
Independence457.4%
Izard553.7%
Jackson456%
Jefferson358.7%
Johnson457.9%
Lafayette162.5%
Lawrence260.3%
Lee550.9%
Lincoln554.3%
Little River555.1%
Logan358.8%
Lonoke163.6%
Madison166%
Marion260.7%
Miller260.5%
Mississippi455.6%
Monroe555.2%
Montgomery260.6%
Nevada555.3%
Newton260.8%
Ouachita553.9%
Perry261%
Phillips455.6%
Pike358.5%
Poinsett456.5%
Polk359.8%
Pope359.8%
Prairie456.6%
Pulaski162.6%
Randolph455.8%
Saline163.9%
Scott163.6%
Searcy555.3%
Sebastian163.6%
Sevier554.4%
Sharp359.3%
St. Francis358.3%
Stone169.2%
Union359.1%
Van Buren359.4%
Washington261.6%
White261%
Woodruff550.9%
Yell553.6%

Description

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

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Percentage of Students Underweight or a Healthy Weight 2015-2016. Retrieved Oct 24, 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 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