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                     DIVORCES AND ANNULMENTS BY COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE AND NUMBER OF CHILDREN AFFECTED
                                                       ARKANSAS 2003

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

                  STATE TOTAL               16,591       6.1              9,047   3,724   2,788   1,014

                  NORTHWEST PHR              5,212       6.1              2,788   1,161     905     355
                  SOUTHWEST PHR              2,071       6.2              1,129     449     366     125
                  CENTRAL   PHR              4,331       6.0              2,472     969     676     210
                  NORTHEAST PHR              3,397       6.4              1,823     776     574     217
                  SOUTHEAST PHR              1,580       5.4                835     369     267     107

                  ARKANSAS                     135       6.7                 63      37      31       4
                  ASHLEY                       148       6.2                 70      38      26      14
                  BAXTER                       256       6.5                139      49      50      18
                  BENTON                       966       5.6                504     220     180      62
                  BOONE                        245       7.0                138      53      36      18
                  BRADLEY                       60       4.8                 29      14      13       4
                  CALHOUN                       29       5.2                 18       2       8       1
                  CARROLL                      153       5.8                 74      38      32       9
                  CHICOT                        70       5.2                 41      15      11       3
                  CLARK                        116       5.0                 60      22      25       9
                  CLAY                         109       6.4                 55      35      14       5
                  CLEBURNE                     166       6.7                 80      46      33       7
                  CLEVELAND                     33       3.8                 16      11       3       3
                  COLUMBIA                     131       5.3                 70      39      16       6
                  CONWAY                       106       5.2                 55      24      21       6
                  CRAIGHEAD                    606       7.2                353     123     100      28
                  CRAWFORD                     349       6.3                173      86      66      24
                  CRITTENDEN                   260       5.1                129      65      50      16
                  CROSS                        124       6.5                 62      29      23      10
                  DALLAS                        31       3.6                 22       5       2       2
                  DESHA                         69       4.7                 41      16       7       5
                  DREW                         105       5.7                 52      27      24       2
                  FAULKNER                     543       5.8                273     134      95      41
                  FRANKLIN                     118       6.6                 64      26      16      12
                  FULTON                        81       6.9                 41      19      12       8
                  GARLAND                      553       6.1                327     129      80      15
                  GRANT                        110       6.5                 60      29      18       3
                  GREENE                       274       7.1                148      68      42      15
                  HEMPSTEAD                    126       5.4                 76      26      24       0
                  HOT SPRING                   194       6.3                101      39      39      15
                  HOWARD                        71       4.9                 33      19      14       5
                  INDEPENDENCE                 238       6.9                126      49      45      17
                  IZARD                         80       6.0                 42      21      10       7
                  JACKSON                      105       6.0                 68      18      15       3
                  JEFFERSON                    475       5.7                263     105      75      30
                  JOHNSON                      166       7.1                 86      33      38       9
                  LAFAYETTE                     47       5.6                 32       9       4       2
                  LAWRENCE                     102       5.8                 55      19      17      11
                  LEE                           52       4.4                 32      10       5       5
                  LINCOLN                       88       6.1                 57      14      11       6
                  LITTLE RIVER                 111       8.3                 58      30      16       7
                  LOGAN                        172       7.5                 85      52      24       9
                  LONOKE                       396       7.0                212      97      66      21
                  MADISON                       88       6.1                 50      18      10      10
                  MARION                        84       5.2                 55      15       6       8
                  MILLER                       243       5.8                127      60      38      17
                  MISSISSIPPI                  315       6.4                179      60      49      27
                  MONROE                        43       4.4                 21       9       8       5
                  MONTGOMERY                    56       6.1                 33       7      13       3
                  NEVADA                        65       6.7                 32      11      17       5
                  NEWTON                        29       3.4                 17       4       7       1
                  OUACHITA                     201       7.3                115      40      35      11
                  PERRY                         73       7.0                 35      21      14       3
                  PHILLIPS                      84       3.4                 45      17      14       8
                  PIKE                          78       7.0                 47      16      11       4
                  POINSETT                     159       6.3                 95      28      26       9
                  POLK                         186       9.2                 92      39      39      15
                  POPE                         395       7.1                203      95      69      28
                  PRAIRIE                       48       5.1                 22      16       9       1
                  PULASKI                    2,071       5.7              1,249     423     298     100
                  RANDOLPH                     112       6.2                 52      32      18      10
                  ST FRANCIS                   170       6.0                 83      40      30      17
                  SALINE                       585       6.7                316     136     105      27
                  SCOTT                         73       6.6                 41      17      10       5
                  SEARCY                        50       6.3                 30      11       7       2
                  SEBASTIAN                    813       6.9                454     163     141      54
                  SEVIER                        84       5.3                 38      22      17       7
                  SHARP                        105       6.0                 58      18      21       8
                  STONE                         66       5.7                 29      19      13       5
                  UNION                        302       6.7                175      63      48      16
                  VAN BUREN                     86       5.2                 48      16      16       6
                  WASHINGTON                   938       5.5                498     216     155      69
                  WHITE                        450       6.5                228     110      83      29
                  WOODRUFF                      45       5.4                 23      17       3       2
                  YELL                         125       5.8                 74      25      21       5

                  NOTE:  RATE PER 1,000 POPULATION
                  SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

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