Population with a College Degree or Higher

CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas31,212.91
Ashley31,317.15
Baxter14,074.20
Benton129,843.63
Boone22,477.76
Bradley4655.27
Calhoun5252.59
Carroll22,125.72
Chicot4630.88
Clark21,714.67
Clay4750.99
Cleburne22,057.70
Cleveland4653.18
Columbia22,157.58
Conway21,666.24
Craighead110,032.96
Crawford14,077.90
Crittenden23,379.64
Cross31,012.35
Dallas5452.02
Desha4640.87
Drew21,561.29
Faulkner112,784.86
Franklin3981.40
Fulton5564.80
Garland18,755.51
Grant31,213.64
Greene22,756.26
Hempstead31,409.18
Hot Spring22,176.57
Howard4817.18
Independence22,405.70
Izard4845.54
Jackson4719.57
Jefferson15,556.21
Johnson21,955.99
Lafayette5508.66
Lawrence4931.68
Lee5301.43
Lincoln4657.76
Little River4762.89
Logan31,365.03
Lonoke16,029.42
Madison4772.70
Marion31,199.95
Miller22,510.60
Mississippi22,327.54
Monroe5499.04
Montgomery5583.08
Nevada5625.77
Newton5446.55
Ouachita21,965.71
Perry4764.26
Phillips31,108.55
Pike5599.20
Poinsett3994
Polk31,163.01
Pope15,566.82
Prairie5402.80
Pulaski153,318.45
Randolph31,206.77
Saline112,072.20
Scott5561.33
Searcy5491.74
Sebastian110,801.70
Sevier5605.06
Sharp4664.47
St. Francis31,300.03
Stone4959.70
Union13,488.25
Van Buren3973.52
Washington121,649.80
White15,890.68
Woodruff5313.55
Yell31,321.96

Description

Population Age 25 and Older With a College Degree or Higher. Higher levels of education completion are associated with better health out-comes.

Source/Citation

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Population with a College Degree or Higher 2011-2015. Retrieved Aug 17, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from American Community Survey estimates, United States Census Bureau 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