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Description:

Preterm Births as a percentage of live births. Preterm is less than 37 completed weeks of gestation.


Source/Citation:

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2014).Preterm Births 2007 - 2010. Retrieved Oct 02, 2014 from PHACS database. Available from March of Dimes Peristats/ National Center for Health Statistics database.



County Value Table More Information:
CountyRanking (1-5)Value
Arkansas518.1%
Ashley414.2%
Baxter19.6%
Benton111.3%
Boone110.3%
Bradley517.7%
Calhoun414.5%
Carroll18.5%
Chicot415%
Clark111.1%
Clay413.9%
Cleburne414.7%
Cleveland415.8%
Columbia415%
Conway211.9%
Craighead212.6%
Crawford313.2%
Crittenden516.3%
Cross517.9%
Dallas415.7%
Desha517.8%
Drew415.7%
Faulkner212.6%
Franklin312.9%
Fulton212.1%
Garland313.5%
Grant313.1%
Greene111.7%
Hempstead516.8%
Hot Spring211.9%
Howard413.9%
Independence313.8%
Izard19.4%
Jackson110.5%
Jefferson518%
Johnson212.2%
Lafayette518.1%
Lawrence110.8%
Lee520.5%
Lincoln415.3%
Little River414.7%
Logan212.4%
Lonoke313.3%
Madison19.1%
Marion19.1%
Miller415.8%
Mississippi517%
Monroe517.4%
Montgomery313.1%
Nevada313.1%
Newton211.9%
Ouachita212.4%
Perry212.3%
Phillips520.2%
Pike313.4%
Poinsett211.9%
Polk312.8%
Pope212%
Prairie516.5%
Pulaski313.8%
Randolph18.8%
Saline111.3%
Scott313.1%
Searcy111.4%
Sebastian313.4%
Sevier212.1%
Sharp111.4%
St. Francis518.2%
Stone516.7%
Union211.8%
Van Buren415.3%
Washington212.4%
White312.8%
Woodruff414.5%
Yell212.1%

* 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. If a county value exist is two adjacent groups, then the county is moved to the quintile group with the most favorable rating.

Category 1 - Highest, represents the counties with the most favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents highest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 2 - Higher, represents the counties with the second highest favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties between the highest and mid-range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 3 - Middle, represents the counties in the mid-range favorable ranking (in demographics, this represents counties within the middle range occurrence of the demographic)

Category 4 - Lower, represents the counties with a lower favorable health ranking( in demographics, this represents counties between mid-range and lowest occurrence of the demographic)

Category 5 - Lowest, represents the counties with the least favorable health ranking (in demographics, this represents counties with the lowest occurrence of the demographic )



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