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                     DIVORCES AND ANNULMENTS BY COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE AND NUMBER OF CHILDREN AFFECTED
                                                       ARKANSAS 1998

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

                  STATE TOTAL               16,353       6.4              8,668   3,981   2,750     921

                  ARKANSAS                     159       7.6                 73      49      27       9
                  ASHLEY                       208       8.5                112      50      41       5
                  BAXTER                       222       6.1                119      56      37      10
                  BENTON                       892       6.6                485     214     138      55
                  BOONE                        228       7.2                127      52      39       8
                  BRADLEY                       67       5.9                 42      14      10       1
                  CALHOUN                       32       5.6                 19       8       4       1
                  CARROLL                      159       7.1                 84      37      26      12
                  CHICOT                        57       3.8                 31      16       8       2
                  CLARK                        140       6.4                 69      32      26      13
                  CLAY                         114       6.6                 54      30      26       4
                  CLEBURNE                     159       6.9                 84      39      29       7
                  CLEVELAND                     39       4.6                 20       7       8       4
                  COLUMBIA                     123       4.9                 60      29      25       8
                  CONWAY                       136       6.8                 73      27      24       7
                  CRAIGHEAD                    623       8.0                330     151     112      30
                  CRAWFORD                     385       7.6                199      93      69      23
                  CRITTENDEN                   322       6.5                165      78      66      13
                  CROSS                        130       6.6                 64      30      27       9
                  DALLAS                        50       5.5                 26      16       4       4
                  DESHA                         68       4.5                 33      20      11       4
                  DREW                         142       8.1                 87      30      23       2
                  FAULKNER                     521       6.6                267     123     102      29
                  FRANKLIN                      99       5.8                 48      26      17       8
                  FULTON                        54       5.0                 24       8      19       3
                  GARLAND                      611       7.3                347     160      79      25
                  GRANT                        111       7.0                 64      27      18       2
                  GREENE                       312       8.6                180      71      43      17
                  HEMPSTEAD                    148       6.7                 64      37      33      14
                  HOT SPRING                   232       8.0                110      65      45      12
                  HOWARD                        98       7.1                 36      33      22       6
                  INDEPENDENCE                 248       7.5                139      54      42      10
                  IZARD                         94       7.2                 59       7      25       3
                  JACKSON                      151       8.5                 78      38      26       9
                  JEFFERSON                    530       6.5                265     141      86      37
                  JOHNSON                      128       6.0                 68      29      21       9
                  LAFAYETTE                     43       4.8                 29       7       2       5
                  LAWRENCE                     144       8.3                 64      39      31      10
                  LEE                           72       5.8                 35      14      13       9
                  LINCOLN                       67       4.7                 41       9      14       3
                  LITTLE RIVER                 106       8.0                 62      23      12       9
                  LOGAN                        208       9.8                108      53      35      11
                  LONOKE                       303       6.0                131      87      66      19
                  MADISON                       79       6.0                 40      14      23       2
                  MARION                        92       6.2                 56      19      14       3
                  MILLER                       293       7.4                138      82      55      18
                  MISSISSIPPI                  366       7.2                206      86      55      18
                  MONROE                        43       4.2                 22       6      14       1
                  MONTGOMERY                    31       3.6                 18       6       5       2
                  NEVADA                        72       7.2                 36      20      11       4
                  NEWTON                        52       6.4                 28      14       7       3
                  OUACHITA                     209       7.5                108      49      37      15
                  PERRY                         66       6.8                 33      20       7       6
                  PHILLIPS                     164       6.0                 83      45      18      18
                  PIKE                          69       6.5                 36      14      17       2
                  POINSETT                     194       7.8                 98      50      32      13
                  POLK                         149       7.6                 81      33      27       8
                  POPE                         366       7.0                206      74      68      18
                  PRAIRIE                       56       6.0                 35      11       6       4
                  PULASKI                    1,227       3.5                707     311     153      55
                  RANDOLPH                     121       6.8                 68      25      22       6
                  ST FRANCIS                   148       5.3                 74      42      20      10
                  SALINE                       549       7.1                277     145      96      31
                  SCOTT                         82       7.7                 46      20      15       1
                  SEARCY                         3       0.4                  2       0       1       0
                  SEBASTIAN                    842       7.9                450     203     135      50
                  SEVIER                        84       5.7                 46      21      14       3
                  SHARP                        103       6.1                 58      25      15       5
                  STONE                         74       6.6                 37      20       9       7
                  UNION                        280       6.2                142      73      46      18
                  VAN BUREN                    117       7.5                 67      24      20       6
                  WASHINGTON                   992       7.2                516     237     161      76
                  WHITE                        481       7.5                256     116      82      27
                  WOODRUFF                      47       5.3                 28      10       7       2
                  YELL                         167       8.7                 95      37      27       8


                  NOTE:  RATE PER 1,000 POPULATION

                  SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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