Health Statistics 

The Health Statistics Branch (HSB) provides a variety of data concerning the health of Arkansans. The Vital Statistics section reports information on all vital events, – birth, death, marriage, divorce, fetal deaths, and induced terminations of pregnancies.  The Hospital Discharge Section reports on all inpatient and emergency department discharges in Arkansas hospitals and information on health professional manpower. The Registry Section collects and reports on all known cases of cancer, tuberculosis, and sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV, AIDS, syphilis, and gonorrhea.  The Survey Section conduct scientifically based telephone and pencil and paper surveys of health behaviors and conditions.

The website includes links to query systems for information on cancer statistics, hospital discharge data, and a variety of health related topics. There are a number of reports and fact sheets covering data over several years. We also have many archived reports that are available from our staff members if you cannot find the exact information that you are seeking within these web pages. Feel free to contact us if we can be of further assistance to you in your search for information concerning the health of Arkansans.

Health Statistics4815 W. Markham Street, Slot 19
Little Rock, AR 72205