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                                              AGE OF GROOM BY AGE OF BRIDE
                                                ARKANSAS OCCURRENCES 1999


                                                          BRIDE

  GROOM   <15  15-19   20-24  25-29  30-34  35-39  40-44  45-49  50-54  55-59  60-64  65-69  70-74  75+  UNK     TOTAL

  15-19     2  1,561     491     72     13     13      4      0      0      0      0      0      0    0    0     2,156

  20-24     1  2,752   4,844  1,146    282     91     34      3      2      1      1      1      0    4    0     9,162

  25-29     0    622   3,013  2,806    974    349    105     29      7      4      0      2      0    1    0     7,912

  30-34     1    150     963  1,784  1,588    794    324    102     31      4      1      0      0    1    0     5,743

  35-39     0     63     375    853  1,255  1,329    664    233     62     17      8      0      0    0    0     4,859

  40-44     0     23     106    323    650  1,043  1,003    431    153     32      6      2      1    0    0     3,773

  45-49     0     15      37    120    271    517    764    627    253     73     11      9      1    3    0     2,701

  50-54     0      5      15     61    108    237    410    478    401    128     37     12      2    2    0     1,896

  55-59     0      1       2     11     31    107    157    237    300    192     83     15      7    5    0     1,148

  60-64     0      0       1      6     14     28     63    108    141    182    151     41     10    5    0       750

  65-69     0      0       0      3      8     12     22     41     68     91    116     93     41   26    0       521

  70-74     0      1       0      0      1      1      8     18     34     39     79     99     77   34    0       391

  75+       0      0       0      0      0      2      2     20     15     16     39     66     90  129    0       379

  TOTAL     4  5,193   9,847  7,185  5,195  4,523  3,560  2,327  1,467    779    532    340    229  210    0    41,391






                                    PERCENT MARRIAGES BY DAY OF WEEK AND MONTH OF YEAR
                                             ARKANSAS OCCURRENCES 1995 - 1999


                                                      1995     1996     1997     1998     1999
                             DAY OF THE WEEK

                             SUNDAY                    5.3      4.5      4.2      4.4      6.0
                             MONDAY                    8.8      9.5      9.2      9.0      9.0
                             TUESDAY                   8.0      7.3      6.9      7.0      6.7
                             WEDNESDAY                 6.8      7.8      7.6      6.7      6.9
                             THURSDAY                  7.9      8.4      8.1      8.4      8.2
                             FRIDAY                   25.4     24.2     26.3     23.9     24.2
                             SATURDAY                 37.8     38.3     37.9     40.6     39.1

                             MONTH OF THE YEAR

                             JANUARY                   5.9      5.5      5.8      6.3      5.9
                             FEBRUARY                  7.2      7.2      7.8      8.3      7.4
                             MARCH                     8.0      8.3      8.4      8.0      8.0
                             APRIL                     8.1      7.8      7.7      8.0      8.1
                             MAY                       9.5      9.8     10.3     10.4      9.7
                             JUNE                     10.5     11.0     10.3     11.0     10.2
                             JULY                      9.7      9.2      9.3      9.7      9.8
                             AUGUST                    8.6     10.1     10.0      9.1      8.2
                             SEPTEMBER                 8.7      7.7      7.8      8.6      8.4
                             OCTOBER                   7.4      7.6      8.0      8.3      8.7
                             NOVEMBER                  7.3      7.4      7.2      7.2      7.4
                             DECEMBER                  9.0      8.3      7.5      5.1      8.2

                             TOTAL MARRIAGES        39,133   39,143   39,736   38,302   41,391




       SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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