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                                   LIVE BIRTHS BY BIRTH WEIGHT AND COUNTY OF RESIDENCE
                                                      ARKANSAS 1995

                                                  <1500 GRAMS           1500-2499 GRAMS          >=2500 GRAMS

                              BIRTHS           TOTAL    PERCENT        TOTAL    PERCENT        TOTAL    PERCENT

         STATE TOTAL          35,154             549        1.6        2,327        6.6       32,225       91.7

         ARKANSAS                263               8        3.0           21        8.0          233       88.6
         ASHLEY                  318               5        1.6           21        6.6          292       91.8
         BAXTER                  308               0         -            15        4.9          293       95.1
         BENTON                1,813              23        1.3           83        4.6        1,707       94.2
         BOONE                   410               5        1.2           18        4.4          386       94.1
         BRADLEY                 130               3        2.3            9        6.9          118       90.8
         CALHOUN                  59               1        1.7            3        5.1           55       93.2
         CARROLL                 302               0         -            13        4.3          289       95.7
         CHICOT                  214               7        3.3           24       11.2          182       85.0
         CLARK                   276               1        0.4           15        5.4          260       94.2
         CLAY                    198               4        2.0           14        7.1          180       90.9
         CLEBURNE                197               0         -            12        6.1          185       93.9
         CLEVELAND                89               1        1.1            6        6.7           82       92.1
         COLUMBIA                329               5        1.5           24        7.3          300       91.2
         CONWAY                  239               3        1.3           10        4.2          226       94.6
         CRAIGHEAD             1,057              11        1.0           62        5.9          984       93.1
         CRAWFORD                719               6        0.8           48        6.7          664       92.4
         CRITTENDEN              867              19        2.2           76        8.8          770       88.8
         CROSS                   281               7        2.5           22        7.8          252       89.7
         DALLAS                  114               3        2.6            9        7.9          102       89.5
         DESHA                   248               5        2.0           24        9.7          218       87.9
         DREW                    254               4        1.6           17        6.7          233       91.7
         FAULKNER              1,038              11        1.1           55        5.3          972       93.6
         FRANKLIN                209               1        0.5           17        8.1          191       91.4
         FULTON                  120               3        2.5            0         -           117       97.5
         GARLAND                 950              11        1.2           66        6.9          873       91.9
         GRANT                   181               2        1.1           10        5.5          168       92.8
         GREENE                  454               8        1.8           21        4.6          425       93.6
         HEMPSTEAD               327               7        2.1           21        6.4          298       91.1
         HOT SPRING              376              10        2.7           23        6.1          343       91.2
         HOWARD                  214               1        0.5           11        5.1          201       93.9
         INDEPENDENCE            394               3        0.8           22        5.6          369       93.7
         IZARD                   131               1        0.8            8        6.1          122       93.1
         JACKSON                 202               3        1.5           15        7.4          184       91.1
         JEFFERSON             1,261              19        1.5          121        9.6        1,121       88.9
         JOHNSON                 251               3        1.2           11        4.4          236       94.0
         LAFAYETTE               103               1        1.0           11       10.7           90       87.4
         LAWRENCE                228               4        1.8           10        4.4          214       93.9
         LEE                     152               3        2.0           12        7.9          137       90.1
         LINCOLN                 146               0         -             8        5.5          137       93.8
         LITTLE RIVER            165               3        1.8           11        6.7          151       91.5
         LOGAN                   270               7        2.6           14        5.2          249       92.2
         LONOKE                  650              11        1.7           35        5.4          604       92.9
         MADISON                 148               3        2.0           10        6.8          135       91.2
         MARION                  165               1        0.6           14        8.5          150       90.9
         MILLER                  599              11        1.8           44        7.3          544       90.8
         MISSISSIPPI             871              21        2.4           98       11.3          752       86.3
         MONROE                  180               4        2.2           17        9.4          159       88.3
         MONTGOMERY               83               3        3.6            3        3.6           76       91.6
         NEVADA                  118               5        4.2           12       10.2          101       85.6
         NEWTON                   96               1        1.0            6        6.3           89       92.7
         OUACHITA                390               8        2.1           42       10.8          338       86.7
         PERRY                   137               1        0.7            9        6.6          127       92.7
         PHILLIPS                534              11        2.1           43        8.1          480       89.9
         PIKE                    155               3        1.9            9        5.8          143       92.3
         POINSETT                356               5        1.4           25        7.0          326       91.6
         POLK                    258               3        1.2           15        5.8          238       92.2
         POPE                    714               8        1.1           41        5.7          665       93.1
         PRAIRIE                 117               3        2.6           11        9.4          103       88.0
         PULASKI               5,617             104        1.9          395        7.0        5,091       90.6
         RANDOLPH                203               1        0.5           14        6.9          188       92.6
         ST FRANCIS              503               6        1.2           39        7.8          457       90.9
         SALINE                  862              14        1.6           61        7.1          785       91.1
         SCOTT                   109               3        2.8           12       11.0           94       86.2
         SEARCY                   76               3        3.9            7        9.2           66       86.8
         SEBASTIAN             1,705              22        1.3          118        6.9        1,564       91.7
         SEVIER                  225               4        1.8           10        4.4          211       93.8
         SHARP                   175               1        0.6            7        4.0          165       94.3
         STONE                   120               0         -             9        7.5          110       91.7
         UNION                   611              12        2.0           26        4.3          573       93.8
         VAN BUREN               152               8        5.3            7        4.6          137       90.1
         WASHINGTON            2,135              25        1.2          111        5.2        1,999       93.6
         WHITE                   837              12        1.4           41        4.9          784       93.7
         WOODRUFF                113               2        1.8            4        3.5          106       93.8
         YELL                    283               8        2.8           19        6.7          256       90.5



         NOTE:  TOTAL INCLUDES 53 UNKNOWN BIRTH WEIGHT
                PERCENT OF LIVE BIRTHS

         SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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