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                     DIVORCES AND ANNULMENTS BY COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE AND NUMBER OF CHILDREN AFFECTED
                                                       ARKANSAS 2002

                                                                            NUMBER OF CHILDREN AFFECTED
                                        TOTAL DIVORCES
                                        AND ANNULMENTS  RATE               NONE     ONE     TWO   THREE+

                  STATE TOTAL               16,758       6.2              9,025   3,872   2,724     988

                  NORTHWEST PHR              5,402       6.4              2,927   1,201     898     316
                  SOUTHWEST PHR              1,995       6.0              1,074     474     317     125
                  CENTRAL   PHR              4,328       6.1              2,367   1,010     686     232
                  NORTHEAST PHR              3,449       6.5              1,771     847     579     213
                  SOUTHEAST PHR              1,584       5.4                886     340     244     102

                  ARKANSAS                     145       7.1                 84      32      19       8
                  ASHLEY                       163       6.8                 91      37      28       7
                  BAXTER                       235       6.1                130      51      37      17
                  BENTON                       954       5.8                511     224     154      50
                  BOONE                        248       7.1                142      50      40      13
                  BRADLEY                       50       4.0                 35       9       5       1
                  CALHOUN                       25       4.4                 14       5       3       3
                  CARROLL                      156       6.0                 87      33      25      10
                  CHICOT                        80       5.9                 51      16       8       4
                  CLARK                        130       5.5                 66      30      25       9
                  CLAY                         131       7.6                 65      37      22       7
                  CLEBURNE                     153       6.2                 82      33      25      11
                  CLEVELAND                     48       5.6                 18      19       6       4
                  COLUMBIA                     122       4.8                 74      22      15      10
                  CONWAY                       126       6.2                 62      27      20      14
                  CRAIGHEAD                    549       6.5                274     140      91      34
                  CRAWFORD                     390       7.1                197      79      66      22
                  CRITTENDEN                   359       7.0                169      98      59      21
                  CROSS                        114       5.9                 43      34      20       8
                  DALLAS                        44       5.0                 18      11       7       5
                  DESHA                         43       2.9                 32       5       3       2
                  DREW                         103       5.5                 55      25      13       6
                  FAULKNER                     534       6.0                258     110     120      29
                  FRANKLIN                     116       6.5                 59      24      28       5
                  FULTON                        59       5.1                 35      15       7       2
                  GARLAND                      587       6.5                338     137      80      31
                  GRANT                        114       6.8                 59      26      17      12
                  GREENE                       300       7.9                157      84      43      15
                  HEMPSTEAD                    140       6.0                 80      32      21       7
                  HOT SPRING                   200       6.5                100      49      37      14
                  HOWARD                        75       5.3                 35      18      15       7
                  INDEPENDENCE                 242       7.0                138      54      39      11
                  IZARD                         78       5.9                 45      15      10       7
                  JACKSON                      122       6.9                 72      27      18       5
                  JEFFERSON                    460       5.5                262      89      77      30
                  JOHNSON                      168       7.3                 89      43      25      11
                  LAFAYETTE                     49       5.8                 28      11       6       4
                  LAWRENCE                     105       6.0                 43      30      21      10
                  LEE                           81       6.6                 38      18      16       9
                  LINCOLN                       66       4.6                 31      19      12       4
                  LITTLE RIVER                  99       7.3                 60      24      13       2
                  LOGAN                        170       7.6                 80      40      38      11
                  LONOKE                       401       7.3                196     102      84      18
                  MADISON                      105       7.3                 58      18      23       5
                  MARION                       106       6.5                 62      22      14       8
                  MILLER                       227       5.5                137      53      28       9
                  MISSISSIPPI                  309       6.1                159      77      51      21
                  MONROE                        52       5.4                 26      12       6       8
                  MONTGOMERY                    52       5.6                 28      13       4       7
                  NEVADA                        70       7.2                 38      16      13       3
                  NEWTON                        47       5.5                 27      10       5       4
                  OUACHITA                     187       6.7                101      48      29       9
                  PERRY                         63       6.0                 30      18      11       3
                  PHILLIPS                      99       4.0                 59      17      16       6
                  PIKE                          60       5.4                 25      21      10       4
                  POINSETT                     149       5.9                 79      35      30       4
                  POLK                         147       7.3                 78      25      30      14
                  POPE                         410       7.4                230      91      68      20
                  PRAIRIE                       53       5.6                 28      12      12       1
                  PULASKI                    1,970       5.4              1,143     448     270     100
                  RANDOLPH                     116       6.4                 59      27      18      12
                  ST FRANCIS                   141       4.9                 76      30      23      12
                  SALINE                       659       7.6                343     169     104      39
                  SCOTT                         77       7.0                 39      22      11       5
                  SEARCY                       116      14.4                 62      31      13      10
                  SEBASTIAN                    719       6.1                412     158     106      37
                  SEVIER                        76       4.8                 34      21      16       4
                  SHARP                        116       6.7                 65      24      17       9
                  STONE                         72       6.3                 37      21      11       3
                  UNION                        292       6.4                158      75      45      14
                  VAN BUREN                     98       6.0                 53      24      15       6
                  WASHINGTON                 1,021       6.1                556     219     185      60
                  WHITE                        439       6.3                229      90      92      28
                  WOODRUFF                      36       4.3                 20       6       5       5
                  YELL                         140       6.5                 71      35      25       8

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

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