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                                           DEATHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, RACE, AND SEX
                                                       ARKANSAS 2002

                                            CRUDE                   WHITE                      BLACK
                                    TOTAL   DEATH
                                   DEATHS    RATE           TOTAL    MALE  FEMALE       TOTAL   MALE  FEMALE

              STATE TOTAL          28,458    10.5          24,359  12,151  12,207       3,957  1,911   2,046

              NORTHWEST PHR         8,055     9.6           7,846   3,929   3,917         135     74      61
              SOUTHWEST PHR         3,992    12.0           3,121   1,523   1,598         863    397     466
              CENTRAL   PHR         6,720     9.4           5,659   2,851   2,807       1,036    543     493
              NORTHEAST PHR         6,234    11.8           5,581   2,813   2,768         632    286     346
              SOUTHEAST PHR         3,457    11.7           2,152   1,035   1,117       1,291    611     680

              ARKANSAS                271    13.3             221     101     120          49     27      22
              ASHLEY                  255    10.7             200      92     108          55     22      33
              BAXTER                  643    16.6             640     336     304           0      0       0
              BENTON                1,269     7.7           1,248     641     607           4      1       3
              BOONE                   385    11.1             384     189     195           1      0       1
              BRADLEY                 173    13.8             135      73      62          38     20      18
              CALHOUN                  69    12.1              58      33      25          11      7       4
              CARROLL                 234     8.9             233     109     124           0      0       0
              CHICOT                  179    13.1              84      34      50          94     44      50
              CLARK                   255    10.8             197     100      97          58     20      38
              CLAY                    274    16.0             272     131     141           0      0       0
              CLEBURNE                292    11.9             291     154     137           1      0       1
              CLEVELAND                96    11.2              86      47      39          10      6       4
              COLUMBIA                340    13.4             223     100     123         116     54      62
              CONWAY                  233    11.4             209      92     117          24     11      13
              CRAIGHEAD               806     9.6             769     368     401          34     17      17
              CRAWFORD                516     9.4             502     240     262           6      6       0
              CRITTENDEN              540    10.5             288     138     150         247    109     138
              CROSS                   248    12.8             202     102     100          46     19      27
              DALLAS                  126    14.3              87      37      50          39     19      20
              DESHA                   173    11.7              86      46      40          87     35      52
              DREW                    216    11.6             155      68      87          60     26      34
              FAULKNER                669     7.5             617     315     301          51     27      24
              FRANKLIN                206    11.5             205      99     106           0      0       0
              FULTON                  140    12.1             138      75      63           0      0       0
              GARLAND               1,306    14.5           1,234     657     577          69     38      31
              GRANT                   170    10.1             165      96      69           5      2       3
              GREENE                  395    10.4             394     205     189           1      0       1
              HEMPSTEAD               264    11.2             183      91      92          81     39      42
              HOT SPRING              328    10.7             289     134     155          38     21      17
              HOWARD                  176    12.4             139      73      66          37     13      24
              INDEPENDENCE            395    11.5             387     177     210           7      4       3
              IZARD                   183    13.9             183     101      82           0      0       0
              JACKSON                 245    13.8             215     112     103          30     14      16
              JEFFERSON               927    11.1             528     256     272         395    180     215
              JOHNSON                 243    10.5             241     117     124           2      1       1
              LAFAYETTE               114    13.6              66      34      32          48     19      29
              LAWRENCE                239    13.6             238     121     117           1      1       0
              LEE                     146    12.0              46      28      18          98     52      46
              LINCOLN                 132     9.3              98      49      49          33     17      16
              LITTLE RIVER            139    10.3             108      53      55          31     15      16
              LOGAN                   284    12.7             279     160     119           5      3       2
              LONOKE                  433     7.8             391     184     207          40     21      19
              MADISON                 156    10.9             155      75      80           0      0       0
              MARION                  194    11.9             194      97      97           0      0       0
              MILLER                  397     9.7             308     159     149          88     40      48
              MISSISSIPPI             604    12.0             441     237     204         162     78      84
              MONROE                  127    13.1              79      44      35          47     20      27
              MONTGOMERY              112    12.1             110      52      58           0      0       0
              NEVADA                  120    12.3              89      43      46          31     18      13
              NEWTON                   91    10.7              91      45      46           0      0       0
              OUACHITA                387    13.9             267     116     151         120     51      69
              PERRY                   123    11.8             121      64      57           1      0       1
              PHILLIPS                329    13.2             145      62      83         183     86      97
              PIKE                    142    12.8             137      67      70           5      1       4
              POINSETT                329    13.0             301     154     147          26     13      13
              POLK                    284    14.1             283     151     132           0      0       0
              POPE                    544     9.9             528     264     264          12      6       6
              PRAIRIE                  99    10.5              88      42      46          10      6       4
              PULASKI               3,253     8.9           2,382   1,157   1,225         857    450     407
              RANDOLPH                215    11.9             212     111     101           1      0       1
              ST FRANCIS              334    11.6             201      93     108         132     70      62
              SALINE                  766     8.9             749     378     371          13      5       8
              SCOTT                   125    11.4             125      66      59           0      0       0
              SEARCY                  118    14.7             117      70      47           0      0       0
              SEBASTIAN             1,119     9.5           1,042     518     524          64     35      29
              SEVIER                  157     9.9             146      76      70          10      8       2
              SHARP                   261    15.1             260     139     121           1      0       1
              STONE                   147    12.8             147      79      68           0      0       0
              UNION                   582    12.9             431     204     227         150     72      78
              VAN BUREN               227    13.9             226     126     100           0      0       0
              WASHINGTON            1,224     7.4           1,194     574     620          12      7       5
              WHITE                   764    11.0             733     354     379          28     12      16
              WOODRUFF                157    18.5             110      55      55          47     19      28
              YELL                    244    11.4             233     111     122           5      4       1


              NOTE:  RATE PER 1,000 POPULATION
              SOURCE:  Center for Health Statistics, Division of Health, DHHS
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