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                          LIVE BIRTHS BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, RACE AND HISPANIC ORIGIN OF MOTHER
                                                      ARKANSAS 1999


                                                      WHITE                     BLACK                     OTHER

                   TOTAL   HISP      %        BIRTHS  NONHISP  HISP     BIRTHS  NONHISP  HISP     BIRTHS  NONHISP  HISP

    STATE TOTAL   36,670  1,981    5.4        28,107   26,385 1,711      7,658   7,646     11        823      619   203

    NORTHWEST PHR 11,134  1,222   11.0        10,291    9,266 1,020        268     268      0        527      356   170
    SOUTHWEST PHR  4,414    267    6.0         3,104    2,847   257      1,264   1,263      1         42       35     7
    CENTRAL   PHR  9,696    290    3.0         6,980    6,723   253      2,527   2,524      3        167      147    20
    NORTHEAST PHR  6,978    113    1.6         5,618    5,514   103      1,300   1,298      1         55       51     4
    SOUTHEAST PHR  4,448     89    2.0         2,114    2,035    78      2,299   2,293      6         32       30     2

    ARKANSAS         278      3    1.1           195      192     2         83      83      0          0        0     0
    ASHLEY           326     18    5.5           218      200    18        106     106      0          2        2     0
    BAXTER           316      3    0.9           312      309     3          0       0      0          4        4     0
    BENTON         2,155    314   14.6         2,011    1,755   255          8       8      0        127       75    52
    BOONE            392      3    0.8           392      389     3          0       0      0          0        0     0
    BRADLEY          158     12    7.6           101       90    11         56      56      0          1        0     1
    CALHOUN           54      1    1.9            38       37     1         16      16      0          0        0     0
    CARROLL          349     76   21.8           321      263    58          0       0      0         27       10    17
    CHICOT           201      6    3.0            84       78     6        117     117      0          0        0     0
    CLARK            272     18    6.6           212      195    17         57      57      0          3        2     1
    CLAY             198      0    0.0           197      197     0          1       1      0          0        0     0
    CLEBURNE         220      1    0.5           220      219     1          0       0      0          0        0     0
    CLEVELAND         99      1    1.0            88       87     1         10      10      0          1        1     0
    COLUMBIA         316      3    0.9           181      178     3        134     134      0          0        0     0
    CONWAY           259      9    3.5           224      215     9         32      32      0          2        2     0
    CRAIGHEAD      1,106     31    2.8           974      944    30        120     120      0         12       11     1
    CRAWFORD         752     28    3.7           709      692    17          7       7      0         36       25    11
    CRITTENDEN       861     10    1.2           345      337     8        511     509      1          5        5     0
    CROSS            273      1    0.4           181      180     1         88      88      0          4        4     0
    DALLAS           113      4    3.5            50       46     4         62      62      0          1        1     0
    DESHA            250     15    6.0           121      106    15        127     127      0          2        2     0
    DREW             257      9    3.5           171      164     7         84      82      2          2        2     0
    FAULKNER       1,178     27    2.3         1,045    1,020    25        121     121      0          8        7     1
    FRANKLIN         199      6    3.0           199      193     6          0       0      0          0        0     0
    FULTON           127      0    0.0           126      126     0          0       0      0          1        1     0
    GARLAND        1,061     46    4.3           925      885    39        111     110      1         23       20     3
    GRANT            190      5    2.6           180      176     4          7       7      0          2        2     0
    GREENE           468      7    1.5           466      459     7          0       0      0          2        2     0
    HEMPSTEAD        338     51   15.1           190      139    51        145     145      0          2        2     0
    HOT SPRING       381      9    2.4           331      323     8         45      45      0          4        4     0
    HOWARD           210     19    9.0           152      135    17         54      54      0          4        2     2
    INDEPENDENCE     417      8    1.9           401      395     6          9       9      0          5        5     0
    IZARD            134      0    0.0           134      134     0          0       0      0          0        0     0
    JACKSON          222      0    0.0           167      167     0         53      53      0          2        2     0
    JEFFERSON      1,321      9    0.7           495      490     5        809     808      1         14       13     1
    JOHNSON          306     52   17.0           297      245    52          4       4      0          5        5     0
    LAFAYETTE         93      2    2.2            45       43     2         48      48      0          0        0     0
    LAWRENCE         227      2    0.9           224      222     2          1       1      0          2        2     0
    LEE              158      2    1.3            46       45     1        111     110      1          1        1     0
    LINCOLN          147      5    3.4            89       84     5         58      58      0          0        0     0
    LITTLE RIVER     160      2    1.3           113      111     2         45      45      0          2        2     0
    LOGAN            303      4    1.3           299      295     2          3       3      0          1        1     0
    LONOKE           704     13    1.8           639      626    13         55      55      0          8        8     0
    MADISON          192      9    4.7           189      181     8          0       0      0          3        2     1
    MARION           148      0    0.0           148      148     0          0       0      0          0        0     0
    MILLER           597      9    1.5           425      417     8        165     165      0          6        6     0
    MISSISSIPPI      926     35    3.8           526      492    34        398     398      0          2        1     1
    MONROE           131      0    0.0            68       68     0         63      63      0          0        0     0
    MONTGOMERY        92      4    4.3            90       87     3          0       0      0          2        1     1
    NEVADA           142      5    3.5            85       80     5         57      57      0          0        0     0
    NEWTON            82      1    1.2            81       80     1          0       0      0          1        1     0
    OUACHITA         376      0    0.0           208      208     0        167     167      0          1        1     0
    PERRY            135      2    1.5           135      133     2          0       0      0          0        0     0
    PHILLIPS         541      7    1.3           160      155     5        377     375      2          4        4     0
    PIKE             148     22   14.9           143      123    20          2       2      0          3        1     2
    POINSETT         357      7    2.0           321      315     6         33      33      0          3        2     1
    POLK             284     17    6.0           279      263    16          2       1      1          3        3     0
    POPE             756     31    4.1           725      699    25         20      20      0          8        6     2
    PRAIRIE          109      0    0.0            86       86     0         23      23      0          0        0     0
    PULASKI        5,513    174    3.2         3,174    3,016   155      2,213   2,211      2        116      105    11
    RANDOLPH         200      0    0.0           200      200     0          0       0      0          0        0     0
    ST FRANCIS       472      2    0.4           192      190     2        275     275      0          5        5     0
    SALINE           915     23    2.5           882      867    15         20      20      0         10        5     5
    SCOTT            171     19   11.1           166      148    18          1       1      0          4        3     1
    SEARCY            84      0    0.0            83       83     0          0       0      0          1        1     0
    SEBASTIAN      1,723    209   12.1         1,453    1,274   179        129     129      0        140      110    30
    SEVIER           251     95   37.8           236      142    94          7       7      0          8        7     1
    SHARP            139      1    0.7           136      136     0          0       0      0          2        2     0
    STONE            130      0    0.0           130      130     0          0       0      0          0        0     0
    UNION            587      6    1.0           326      320     6        258     258      0          3        3     0
    VAN BUREN        156      2    1.3           155      153     2          0       0      0          1        1     0
    WASHINGTON     2,497    386   15.5         2,259    1,927   331         62      62      0        143      105    38
    WHITE            876     10    1.1           809      800     8         50      50      0         15       14     1
    WOODRUFF          97      0    0.0            61       61     0         36      36      0          0        0     0
    YELL             294     70   23.8           268      217    51          2       2      0         24        5    18



    SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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