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          INFANT, NEONATAL, AND POSTNEONATAL MORTALITY RATES BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE FOR FIVE YEAR PERIOD
                                                ARKANSAS 2001 - 2005

                                     -------INFANT-------     ------NEONATAL------     ----POSTNEONATAL----
                      LIVE                (< 1 YEAR)               (<28 DAYS)          (28 DAYS TO <1 YEAR)
                      BIRTHS         TOTAL           RATE     TOTAL           RATE     TOTAL           RATE


     STATE TOTAL     190,016         1,581           8.3        950           5.0        631           3.3

     NORTHWEST PHR    61,785           429           6.9        240           3.9        189           3.1
     SOUTHWEST PHR    21,497           167           7.8        100           4.7         67           3.1
     CENTRAL   PHR    50,990           441           8.6        298           5.8        143           2.8
     NORTHEAST PHR    35,854           334           9.3        207           5.8        127           3.5
     SOUTHEAST PHR    19,890           210          10.6        105           5.3        105           5.3

     ARKANSAS          1,297            16          12.3          7           5.4          9           6.9
     ASHLEY            1,489            16          10.7          6           4.0         10           6.7
     BAXTER            1,797            11           6.1          6           3.3          5           2.8
     BENTON           13,645            89           6.5         51           3.7         38           2.8
     BOONE             2,129            19           8.9         10           4.7          9           4.2
     BRADLEY             827             8           9.7          5           6.0          3           3.6
     CALHOUN             271             4          14.8          3          11.1          1           3.7
     CARROLL           1,727            14           8.1          9           5.2          5           2.9
     CHICOT              894             7           7.8          4           4.5          3           3.4
     CLARK             1,363             6           4.4          4           2.9          2           1.5
     CLAY                955             5           5.2          4           4.2          1           1.0
     CLEBURNE          1,265             6           4.7          3           2.4          3           2.4
     CLEVELAND           537             4           7.4          0           0.0          4           7.4
     COLUMBIA          1,550            18          11.6         11           7.1          7           4.5
     CONWAY            1,254            11           8.8          8           6.4          3           2.4
     CRAIGHEAD         6,083            66          10.8         43           7.1         23           3.8
     CRAWFORD          3,783            31           8.2         15           4.0         16           4.2
     CRITTENDEN        4,373            65          14.9         42           9.6         23           5.3
     CROSS             1,277            11           8.6          7           5.5          4           3.1
     DALLAS              483             1           2.1          1           2.1          0           0.0
     DESHA             1,081            10           9.3          7           6.5          3           2.8
     DREW              1,163             9           7.7          7           6.0          2           1.7
     FAULKNER          6,600            45           6.8         28           4.2         17           2.6
     FRANKLIN          1,078             7           6.5          2           1.9          5           4.6
     FULTON              547             6          11.0          3           5.5          3           5.5
     GARLAND           5,374            50           9.3         28           5.2         22           4.1
     GRANT               893             9          10.1          7           7.8          2           2.2
     GREENE            2,721            25           9.2         14           5.1         11           4.0
     HEMPSTEAD         1,653            15           9.1         12           7.3          3           1.8
     HOT SPRING        1,768             9           5.1          5           2.8          4           2.3
     HOWARD            1,094             5           4.6          4           3.7          1           0.9
     INDEPENDENCE      2,327            15           6.4         12           5.2          3           1.3
     IZARD               688             8          11.6          4           5.8          4           5.8
     JACKSON           1,118             6           5.4          5           4.5          1           0.9
     JEFFERSON         5,805            61          10.5         28           4.8         33           5.7
     JOHNSON           1,803            11           6.1          3           1.7          8           4.4
     LAFAYETTE           468             3           6.4          2           4.3          1           2.1
     LAWRENCE          1,089             8           7.3          1           0.9          7           6.4
     LEE                 697            14          20.1          8          11.5          6           8.6
     LINCOLN             720             5           6.9          4           5.6          1           1.4
     LITTLE RIVER        748             5           6.7          2           2.7          3           4.0
     LOGAN             1,385             9           6.5          3           2.2          6           4.3
     LONOKE            3,971            33           8.3         16           4.0         17           4.3
     MADISON             886             8           9.0          5           5.6          3           3.4
     MARION              649             7          10.8          5           7.7          2           3.1
     MILLER            2,967            23           7.8         17           5.7          6           2.0
     MISSISSIPPI       3,983            43          10.8         29           7.3         14           3.5
     MONROE              594             7          11.8          1           1.7          6          10.1
     MONTGOMERY          439             1           2.3          0           0.0          1           2.3
     NEVADA              669             5           7.5          3           4.5          2           3.0
     NEWTON              425             1           2.4          1           2.4          0           0.0
     OUACHITA          1,749            21          12.0         11           6.3         10           5.7
     PERRY               603             2           3.3          1           1.7          1           1.7
     PHILLIPS          2,102            23          10.9          9           4.3         14           6.7
     PIKE                588             8          13.6          5           8.5          3           5.1
     POINSETT          1,736            19          10.9          9           5.2         10           5.8
     POLK              1,337            12           9.0          7           5.2          5           3.7
     POPE              3,716            23           6.2         12           3.2         11           3.0
     PRAIRIE             486             5          10.3          1           2.1          4           8.2
     PULASKI          28,543           270           9.5        195           6.8         75           2.6
     RANDOLPH          1,076             3           2.8          1           0.9          2           1.9
     ST FRANCIS        2,198            25          11.4         18           8.2          7           3.2
     SALINE            5,006            32           6.4         23           4.6          9           1.8
     SCOTT               711             1           1.4          1           1.4          0           0.0
     SEARCY              417             1           2.4          0           0.0          1           2.4
     SEBASTIAN         9,196            67           7.3         35           3.8         32           3.5
     SEVIER            1,458            13           8.9          4           2.7          9           6.2
     SHARP               901             6           6.7          4           4.4          2           2.2
     STONE               593             2           3.4          2           3.4          0           0.0
     UNION             2,892            18           6.2          9           3.1          9           3.1
     VAN BUREN           897             4           4.5          2           2.2          2           2.2
     WASHINGTON       14,643           102           7.0         63           4.3         39           2.7
     WHITE             4,611            32           6.9         20           4.3         12           2.6
     WOODRUFF            511             8          15.7          4           7.8          4           7.8
     YELL              1,644            13           7.9          9           5.5          4           2.4



                         SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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