The number of reported violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Violent crime, which includes murder and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault, reflects public safety and quality of life.
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Public Health in Arkansas Communities Search. (2017).Violent Crime 2014. Retrieved Oct 24, 2017 from PHACS database. Available from United States Federal Bureau of Investigation 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