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                        INFANT, NEONATAL, AND POSTNEONATAL MORTALITY BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND RACE
                                          ARKANSAS 2000

                         INFANT (<1 YEAR)    |        NEONATAL (<28 DAYS)     |POSTNEONATAL (28 DAYS TO <1 YEAR)
                  TOTAL     WHITE     BLACK  |    TOTAL      WHITE      BLACK |     TOTAL     WHITE     BLACK
                                             |                                |
STATE TOTAL       317        202        109  |     189        109         78  |     128         93         31
                                             |                                |
NORTHWEST PHR      66         63          0  |      37         37          0  |      29         26          0
SOUTHWEST PHR      48         28         18  |      31         14         15  |      17         14          3
CENTRAL   PHR      94         49         45  |      66         27         39  |      28         22          6
NORTHEAST PHR      67         48         19  |      32         23          9  |      35         25         10
SOUTHEAST PHR      42         14         27  |      23          8         15  |      19          6         12
                                             |                                |
ARKANSAS            3          2          1  |       1          0          1  |       2          2          0
ASHLEY              2          1          1  |       0          0          0  |       2          1          1
BAXTER              2          2          0  |       2          2          0  |       0          0          0
BENTON             10          9          0  |       5          5          0  |       5          4          0
BOONE               1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
BRADLEY             0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
CALHOUN             2          1          1  |       2          1          1  |       0          0          0
CARROLL             3          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          1          0
CHICOT              2          0          2  |       2          0          2  |       0          0          0
CLARK               3          2          0  |       2          1          0  |       1          1          0
CLAY                2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
CLEBURNE            3          3          0  |       2          2          0  |       1          1          0
CLEVELAND           0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
COLUMBIA            3          0          2  |       3          0          2  |       0          0          0
CONWAY              2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
CRAIGHEAD          12         11          1  |       8          7          1  |       4          4          0
CRAWFORD            9          9          0  |       7          7          0  |       2          2          0
CRITTENDEN          7          0          7  |       4          0          4  |       3          0          3
CROSS               4          2          2  |       1          0          1  |       3          2          1
DALLAS              1          0          1  |       1          0          1  |       0          0          0
DESHA               2          1          1  |       1          1          0  |       1          0          1
DREW                3          0          3  |       1          0          1  |       2          0          2
FAULKNER           10          8          2  |       8          7          1  |       2          1          1
FRANKLIN            1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
FULTON              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
GARLAND             7          7          0  |       2          2          0  |       5          5          0
GRANT               2          2          0  |       2          2          0  |       0          0          0
GREENE              4          4          0  |       3          3          0  |       1          1          0
HEMPSTEAD           2          0          2  |       1          0          1  |       1          0          1
HOT SPRING          4          4          0  |       2          2          0  |       2          2          0
HOWARD              1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
INDEPENDENCE        2          2          0  |       0          0          0  |       2          2          0
IZARD               3          3          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          2          0
JACKSON             1          0          1  |       0          0          0  |       1          0          1
JEFFERSON          10          2          8  |       5          1          4  |       5          1          4
JOHNSON             2          2          0  |       0          0          0  |       2          2          0
LAFAYETTE           2          1          1  |       2          1          1  |       0          0          0
LAWRENCE            1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
LEE                 4          2          2  |       3          2          1  |       1          0          1
LINCOLN             3          1          2  |       3          1          2  |       0          0          0
LITTLE RIVER        3          2          1  |       2          1          1  |       1          1          0
LOGAN               0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
LONOKE              4          4          0  |       1          1          0  |       3          3          0
MADISON             3          3          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          2          0
MARION              1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
MILLER              6          5          1  |       5          4          1  |       1          1          0
MISSISSIPPI         8          3          5  |       3          2          1  |       5          1          4
MONROE              1          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          0          0
MONTGOMERY          2          2          0  |       0          0          0  |       2          2          0
NEVADA              2          1          1  |       1          0          1  |       1          1          0
NEWTON              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
OUACHITA            0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
PERRY               2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
PHILLIPS            7          2          5  |       3          1          2  |       4          1          3
PIKE                1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
POINSETT            5          4          1  |       2          2          0  |       3          2          1
POLK                2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
POPE                5          5          0  |       3          3          0  |       2          2          0
PRAIRIE             1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
PULASKI            65         22         43  |      52         14         38  |      13          8          5
RANDOLPH            2          1          1  |       1          0          1  |       1          1          0
ST FRANCIS          4          2          2  |       3          1          2  |       1          1          0
SALINE              4          4          0  |       0          0          0  |       4          4          0
SCOTT               0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
SEARCY              1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
SEBASTIAN           8          7          0  |       3          3          0  |       5          4          0
SEVIER              4          3          1  |       2          1          1  |       2          2          0
SHARP               1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
STONE               1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
UNION              10          3          7  |       6          1          5  |       4          2          2
VAN BUREN           2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
WASHINGTON         15         15          0  |      10         10          0  |       5          5          0
WHITE              11         10          1  |       5          4          1  |       6          6          0
WOODRUFF            0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
YELL                1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0

                     NOTE:  RATE PER 1,000 LIVE BIRTHS.  RATES FOR WHITE AND BLACK ARE RACE-SPECIFIC.
                     SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH