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                         INFANT (<1 YEAR) MORTALITY RATES BY COUNTY OF RESIDENCE FOR FIVE YEAR PERIOD
                                                      ARKANSAS 1991-1995

                                                1991-1995            1991-1995          RATE PER 1,000
                                               LIVE BIRTHS         INFANT DEATHS          LIVE BIRTHS

                         STATE TOTAL             174,489               1,716                   9.8

                         ARKANSAS                  1,424                  11                   7.7
                         ASHLEY                    1,755                  21                  12.0
                         BAXTER                    1,516                  17                  11.2
                         BENTON                    8,041                  69                   8.6
                         BOONE                     2,034                  19                   9.3
                         BRADLEY                     742                  13                  17.5
                         CALHOUN                     322                   1                   3.1
                         CARROLL                   1,368                  12                   8.8
                         CHICOT                    1,155                  13                  11.3
                         CLARK                     1,380                  14                  10.1
                         CLAY                      1,040                   8                   7.7
                         CLEBURNE                    998                   7                   7.0
                         CLEVELAND                   470                   2                   4.3
                         COLUMBIA                  1,776                  17                   9.6
                         CONWAY                    1,238                   6                   4.8
                         CRAIGHEAD                 5,216                  49                   9.4
                         CRAWFORD                  3,381                  28                   8.3
                         CRITTENDEN                4,565                  76                  16.6
                         CROSS                     1,483                  23                  15.5
                         DALLAS                      596                   5                   8.4
                         DESHA                     1,310                  14                  10.7
                         DREW                      1,237                  18                  14.6
                         FAULKNER                  4,704                  33                   7.0
                         FRANKLIN                  1,047                   9                   8.6
                         FULTON                      573                   5                   8.7
                         GARLAND                   4,609                  40                   8.7
                         GRANT                       902                  12                  13.3
                         GREENE                    2,181                  21                   9.6
                         HEMPSTEAD                 1,616                  17                  10.5
                         HOT SPRING                1,716                  22                  12.8
                         HOWARD                      949                   9                   9.5
                         INDEPENDENCE              2,035                  20                   9.8
                         IZARD                       646                   9                  13.9
                         JACKSON                   1,152                   9                   7.8
                         JEFFERSON                 6,704                  66                   9.8
                         JOHNSON                   1,284                  11                   8.6
                         LAFAYETTE                   628                   6                   9.6
                         LAWRENCE                  1,164                   8                   6.9
                         LEE                         980                  13                  13.3
                         LINCOLN                     824                   3                   3.6
                         LITTLE RIVER                868                  12                  13.8
                         LOGAN                     1,345                  10                   7.4
                         LONOKE                    2,910                  31                  10.7
                         MADISON                     854                  16                  18.7
                         MARION                      684                   7                  10.2
                         MILLER                    2,725                  31                  11.4
                         MISSISSIPPI               4,768                  66                  13.8
                         MONROE                      913                  12                  13.1
                         MONTGOMERY                  412                   2                   4.9
                         NEVADA                      602                   6                  10.0
                         NEWTON                      432                   4                   9.3
                         OUACHITA                  2,109                  26                  12.3
                         PERRY                       592                   3                   5.1
                         PHILLIPS                  2,792                  30                  10.7
                         PIKE                        660                   7                  10.6
                         POINSETT                  1,784                  22                  12.3
                         POLK                      1,239                  12                   9.7
                         POPE                      3,509                  23                   6.6
                         PRAIRIE                     559                   7                  12.5
                         PULASKI                  28,687                 297                  10.4
                         RANDOLPH                  1,035                   4                   3.9
                         ST FRANCIS                2,515                  31                  12.3
                         SALINE                    4,313                  32                   7.4
                         SCOTT                       627                   3                   4.8
                         SEARCY                      366                   3                   8.2
                         SEBASTIAN                 8,153                  55                   6.7
                         SEVIER                    1,137                  10                   8.8
                         SHARP                       801                  13                  16.2
                         STONE                       560                   3                   5.4
                         UNION                     3,335                  32                   9.6
                         VAN BUREN                   737                  16                  21.7
                         WASHINGTON                9,747                  85                   8.7
                         WHITE                     3,972                  34                   8.6
                         WOODRUFF                    622                   4                   6.4
                         YELL                      1,364                  11                   8.1
                         UNKNOWN                       0                   0                    - 


                         SOURCE:  CENTER FOR HEALTH STATISTICS, ARKANSAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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