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                        INFANT, NEONATAL, AND POSTNEONATAL MORTALITY BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE AND RACE
                                          ARKANSAS 2003

                         INFANT (<1 YEAR)    |        NEONATAL (<28 DAYS)     |POSTNEONATAL (28 DAYS TO <1 YEAR)
                  TOTAL     WHITE     BLACK  |    TOTAL      WHITE      BLACK |     TOTAL     WHITE     BLACK
                                             |                                |
STATE TOTAL       326        224         98  |     201        131         67  |     125         93         31
                                             |                                |
NORTHWEST PHR     104         96          8  |      58         55          3  |      46         41          5
SOUTHWEST PHR      27         18          7  |      17         10          5  |      10          8          2
CENTRAL   PHR      83         45         36  |      54         28         25  |      29         17         11
NORTHEAST PHR      76         53         23  |      52         33         19  |      24         20          4
SOUTHEAST PHR      36         12         24  |      20          5         15  |      16          7          9
                                             |                                |
ARKANSAS            2          1          1  |       2          1          1  |       0          0          0
ASHLEY              5          3          2  |       0          0          0  |       5          3          2
BAXTER              4          4          0  |       3          3          0  |       1          1          0
BENTON             16         15          1  |       9          8          1  |       7          7          0
BOONE               5          5          0  |       3          3          0  |       2          2          0
BRADLEY             2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
CALHOUN             0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
CARROLL             2          2          0  |       2          2          0  |       0          0          0
CHICOT              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
CLARK               2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
CLAY                2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
CLEBURNE            0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
CLEVELAND           1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
COLUMBIA            2          1          1  |       0          0          0  |       2          1          1
CONWAY              1          0          1  |       0          0          0  |       1          0          1
CRAIGHEAD          15         14          1  |      10          9          1  |       5          5          0
CRAWFORD            7          7          0  |       3          3          0  |       4          4          0
CRITTENDEN         16          5         11  |      13          4          9  |       3          1          2
CROSS               3          1          2  |       1          1          0  |       2          0          2
DALLAS              1          0          1  |       1          0          1  |       0          0          0
DESHA               1          0          1  |       1          0          1  |       0          0          0
DREW                1          0          1  |       1          0          1  |       0          0          0
FAULKNER           10          9          1  |       5          5          0  |       5          4          1
FRANKLIN            3          3          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          2          0
FULTON              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
GARLAND            10          6          3  |       6          4          1  |       4          2          2
GRANT               2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
GREENE              7          7          0  |       5          5          0  |       2          2          0
HEMPSTEAD           4          3          0  |       3          2          0  |       1          1          0
HOT SPRING          0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
HOWARD              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
INDEPENDENCE        1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
IZARD               1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
JACKSON             3          1          2  |       3          1          2  |       0          0          0
JEFFERSON          13          2         11  |       8          1          7  |       5          1          4
JOHNSON             2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
LAFAYETTE           0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
LAWRENCE            2          2          0  |       0          0          0  |       2          2          0
LEE                 3          1          2  |       1          1          0  |       2          0          2
LINCOLN             2          0          2  |       2          0          2  |       0          0          0
LITTLE RIVER        2          2          0  |       2          2          0  |       0          0          0
LOGAN               1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
LONOKE              8          6          2  |       4          3          1  |       4          3          1
MADISON             2          2          0  |       1          1          0  |       1          1          0
MARION              3          3          0  |       2          2          0  |       1          1          0
MILLER              4          1          3  |       4          1          3  |       0          0          0
MISSISSIPPI        10          3          7  |       8          1          7  |       2          2          0
MONROE              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
MONTGOMERY          0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
NEVADA              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
NEWTON              0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
OUACHITA            3          1          2  |       1          0          1  |       2          1          1
PERRY               0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
PHILLIPS            0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
PIKE                0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
POINSETT            6          6          0  |       3          3          0  |       3          3          0
POLK                3          3          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          2          0
POPE                6          6          0  |       2          2          0  |       4          4          0
PRAIRIE             1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
PULASKI            50         19         30  |      37         14         23  |      13          5          7
RANDOLPH            1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          0
ST FRANCIS          5          1          4  |       4          1          3  |       1          0          1
SALINE              3          3          0  |       1          1          0  |       2          2          0
SCOTT               1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
SEARCY              1          0          1  |       0          0          0  |       1          0          1
SEBASTIAN          26         23          3  |      15         14          1  |      11          9          2
SEVIER              2          1          0  |       2          1          0  |       0          0          0
SHARP               3          3          0  |       3          3          0  |       0          0          0
STONE               1          1          0  |       1          1          0  |       0          0          0
UNION               4          4          0  |       2          2          0  |       2          2          0
VAN BUREN           0          0          0  |       0          0          0  |       0          0          0
WASHINGTON         23         21          2  |      14         13          1  |       9          8          1
WHITE               4          4          0  |       3          3          0  |       1          1          0
WOODRUFF            1          1          0  |       0          0          0  |       1          1          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, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH