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                     DIVORCES AND ANNULMENTS BY COUNTY OF OCCURRENCE AND NUMBER OF CHILDREN AFFECTED
                                                       ARKANSAS 1997

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

                  STATE TOTAL               16,164       6.4              8,711   3,886   2,696     869

                  ARKANSAS                     171       8.2                 89      40      37       5
                  ASHLEY                       243      10.0                121      65      43      14
                  BAXTER                       234       6.4                136      58      30      10
                  BENTON                       898       6.9                481     218     155      44
                  BOONE                        233       7.3                122      67      30      14
                  BRADLEY                       76       6.6                 45      18      13       0
                  CALHOUN                       30       5.2                 13       3      12       2
                  CARROLL                      141       6.3                 76      45      13       7
                  CHICOT                        67       4.4                 37      14      12       4
                  CLARK                        151       6.8                 81      34      28       8
                  CLAY                          46       2.6                 21      15       8       2
                  CLEBURNE                     126       5.6                 64      38      20       4
                  CLEVELAND                     38       4.6                 22       7       8       1
                  COLUMBIA                      96       3.8                 53      21      20       2
                  CONWAY                       112       5.6                 65      21      23       3
                  CRAIGHEAD                    529       6.9                287     142      83      17
                  CRAWFORD                     380       7.7                207      86      55      32
                  CRITTENDEN                   344       6.9                164      92      65      23
                  CROSS                        103       5.3                 54      27      19       3
                  DALLAS                        57       6.2                 25      20       6       6
                  DESHA                          5       0.3                  4       1       0       0
                  DREW                         112       6.3                 65      24      20       3
                  FAULKNER                     495       6.5                286     111      77      21
                  FRANKLIN                     130       7.9                 59      32      27      12
                  FULTON                        55       5.0                 27      11      12       5
                  GARLAND                      508       6.1                304     116      68      20
                  GRANT                         88       5.6                 42      20      24       2
                  GREENE                       310       8.7                156      75      59      20
                  HEMPSTEAD                    152       6.9                 78      39      27       8
                  HOT SPRING                   186       6.5                 96      52      32       6
                  HOWARD                       106       7.6                 57      24      21       4
                  INDEPENDENCE                 253       7.7                131      55      50      16
                  IZARD                         91       7.0                 49      18      15       9
                  JACKSON                       99       5.6                 44      28      20       7
                  JEFFERSON                    520       6.3                275     139      79      27
                  JOHNSON                      107       5.1                 53      24      23       7
                  LAFAYETTE                     57       6.3                 35      11       8       3
                  LAWRENCE                     124       7.1                 70      27      21       6
                  LEE                           54       4.3                 34       7       9       4
                  LINCOLN                       82       5.7                 44      19      14       5
                  LITTLE RIVER                 104       7.9                 49      37      15       2
                  LOGAN                        163       7.7                 90      33      32       8
                  LONOKE                       312       6.3                141      85      65      21
                  MADISON                       89       6.8                 40      18      21      10
                  MARION                       112       7.8                 69      24      13       6
                  MILLER                       263       6.6                134      72      45      12
                  MISSISSIPPI                  330       6.5                165      83      61      21
                  MONROE                        39       3.8                 21       6       9       3
                  MONTGOMERY                    47       5.5                 25      12       6       4
                  NEVADA                        55       5.5                 33      12       8       2
                  NEWTON                        46       5.7                 21      16       5       4
                  OUACHITA                     165       5.9                100      36      20       9
                  PERRY                         52       5.5                 29       6      15       2
                  PHILLIPS                     147       5.3                 79      26      26      16
                  PIKE                          65       6.2                 30      14      15       6
                  POINSETT                     199       8.1                101      52      38       8
                  POLK                         140       7.1                 82      36      17       5
                  POPE                         399       7.8                222      90      63      24
                  PRAIRIE                       57       6.1                 40       6       8       3
                  PULASKI                    1,802       5.1              1,060     425     239      78
                  RANDOLPH                     138       7.8                 77      27      26       8
                  ST FRANCIS                   141       5.0                 76      39      17       9
                  SALINE                       591       7.8                306     153     106      26
                  SCOTT                         96       8.8                 60      22       7       7
                  SEARCY                        23       3.0                 12       6       4       1
                  SEBASTIAN                    836       7.9                446     195     146      49
                  SEVIER                        96       6.5                 44      31      16       5
                  SHARP                        129       7.7                 75      29      15      10
                  STONE                         56       5.1                 37       8       9       2
                  UNION                        335       7.4                168      84      63      20
                  VAN BUREN                    120       7.7                 71      19      18      12
                  WASHINGTON                   718       5.2                392     153     122      51
                  WHITE                        459       7.2                230     117      85      27
                  WOODRUFF                      69       7.7                 35      15      14       5
                  YELL                         162       8.5                 79      35      41       7


                  NOTE:  RATE PER 1,000 POPULATION

                  SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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