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                                           DEATHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, RACE, AND SEX
                                                       ARKANSAS 1999

                                            CRUDE                   WHITE                      BLACK
                                    TOTAL   DEATH
                                   DEATHS    RATE           TOTAL    MALE  FEMALE       TOTAL   MALE  FEMALE

              STATE TOTAL          27,934    10.9          23,766  11,918  11,848       4,061  2,039   2,022

              NORTHWEST PHR         7,857    10.4           7,671   3,979   3,692         124     71      53
              SOUTHWEST PHR         3,970    12.3           3,016   1,491   1,525         947    456     491
              CENTRAL   PHR         6,450     9.6           5,430   2,623   2,807         993    493     500
              NORTHEAST PHR         6,076    11.9           5,439   2,715   2,724         628    312     316
              SOUTHEAST PHR         3,581    12.2           2,210   1,110   1,100       1,369    707     662

              ARKANSAS                279    13.5             221     108     113          58     23      35
              ASHLEY                  301    12.4             215     110     105          86     43      43
              BAXTER                  627    17.1             626     334     292           0      0       0
              BENTON                1,217     8.8           1,202     672     530           3      2       1
              BOONE                   399    12.5             396     200     196           0      0       0
              BRADLEY                 179    15.7             131      63      68          48     23      25
              CALHOUN                  69    12.2              52      20      32          17      8       9
              CARROLL                 282    12.5             280     151     129           0      0       0
              CHICOT                  183    12.3              93      42      51          90     44      46
              CLARK                   261    12.2             199      96     103          61     27      34
              CLAY                    237    13.9             236     115     121           0      0       0
              CLEBURNE                294    12.6             293     160     133           0      0       0
              CLEVELAND                87    10.2              75      39      36          12      7       5
              COLUMBIA                348    14.1             231     116     115         117     64      53
              CONWAY                  237    11.9             212     107     105          25     17       8
              CRAIGHEAD               725     9.3             693     334     359          30     12      18
              CRAWFORD                468     9.1             456     242     214           8      4       4
              CRITTENDEN              539    10.8             297     147     150         239    126     113
              CROSS                   202    10.5             144      63      81          58     30      28
              DALLAS                  125    14.0              67      25      42          58     27      31
              DESHA                   182    12.3              85      50      35          97     58      39
              DREW                    205    11.7             152      72      80          53     27      26
              FAULKNER                567     7.1             532     250     282          31     14      17
              FRANKLIN                234    13.9             233     135      98           0      0       0
              FULTON                  159    14.4             158      75      83           1      0       1
              GARLAND               1,214    14.4           1,134     575     559          74     39      35
              GRANT                   163    10.2             160      72      88           3      1       2
              GREENE                  422    11.6             422     228     194           0      0       0
              HEMPSTEAD               242    11.0             169      74      95          72     35      37
              HOT SPRING              305    10.5             269     153     116          36     17      19
              HOWARD                  190    13.9             160      66      94          30     15      15
              INDEPENDENCE            377    11.4             366     188     178          11      6       5
              IZARD                   223    17.0             223     125      98           0      0       0
              JACKSON                 249    14.2             208      96     112          41     18      23
              JEFFERSON               903    11.2             545     267     278         356    186     170
              JOHNSON                 237    11.1             236     105     131           0      0       0
              LAFAYETTE               103    11.6              61      31      30          42     14      28
              LAWRENCE                267    15.4             265     129     136           2      0       2
              LEE                     169    13.3              69      37      32         100     55      45
              LINCOLN                 113     7.9              85      46      39          28     12      16
              LITTLE RIVER            169    12.9             130      64      66          38     13      25
              LOGAN                   291    13.8             288     155     133           3      1       2
              LONOKE                  447     8.7             397     192     205          49     21      28
              MADISON                 165    12.4             163      78      85           0      0       0
              MARION                  176    11.8             171      91      80           1      1       0
              MILLER                  410    10.4             312     147     165          98     46      52
              MISSISSIPPI             607    12.2             442     205     237         165     76      89
              MONROE                  157    15.7             104      53      51          53     28      25
              MONTGOMERY               98    11.2              98      53      45           0      0       0
              NEVADA                  122    12.2              90      48      42          32     14      18
              NEWTON                   85    10.3              85      44      41           0      0       0
              OUACHITA                395    14.4             236     134     102         158     79      79
              PERRY                   117    12.1             115      57      58           2      1       1
              PHILLIPS                360    13.3             160      80      80         200    110      90
              PIKE                    136    13.0             133      76      57           3      1       2
              POINSETT                320    13.0             298     153     145          22      7      15
              POLK                    267    13.6             264     134     130           1      1       0
              POPE                    479     9.1             468     237     231           8      3       5
              PRAIRIE                 105    11.3              90      40      50          15      7       8
              PULASKI               3,234     9.3           2,403   1,134   1,269         816    407     409
              RANDOLPH                220    12.3             215      98     117           5      4       1
              ST FRANCIS              358    12.9             185     103      82         173     84      89
              SALINE                  708     9.0             689     343     346          18     10       8
              SCOTT                   143    13.4             142      72      70           0      0       0
              SEARCY                  125    16.0             125      76      49           0      0       0
              SEBASTIAN             1,159    10.9           1,079     510     569          60     33      27
              SEVIER                  160    10.9             150      81      69          10      4       6
              SHARP                   277    16.2             275     143     132           2      1       1
              STONE                   151    13.5             150      75      75           0      0       0
              UNION                   570    12.7             395     173     222         174     91      83
              VAN BUREN               211    13.5             210     123      87           1      1       0
              WASHINGTON            1,070     7.3           1,055     525     530           9      5       4
              WHITE                   674    10.4             650     335     315          23     16       7
              WOODRUFF                133    15.3             104      46      58          29     16      13
              YELL                    252    13.4             244     122     122           6      4       2


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