Arkansas

Homicide Mortality

Healthy People 2010 Objective: Reduce homicides

Rates per 100,000
National Data Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
2010
Target
10- to 14- year-olds
15- to 19- year-olds
1.2
10.4
1.0
10.3
-0.2
-0.1

 

State Data
All the tables below contain data available for this State and this objective.

Rates per 100,000
Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Ages 10-14
2.59*
2.64*
0.05
Ages 15-19
7*
9.65*
2.65
 
Rates per 100,000
Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
Males 10-14
3.02*
4.14*
1.12
Males 15-19
8.75*
15.82*
7.07
Females 10-14
2.13*
1.08*
-1.05
Females 15-19
5.14*
3.13*
-2.01
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) 10-14
1.4*
1.51*
0.11
White (non Hispanic) 15-19
4.19*
2.14*
-2.05
Black (non Hispanic) 10-14
7.42*
7.63*
0.21
Black (non Hispanic) 15-19
16.56*
33.55*
16.99
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) 15-19
X
47.08*
X
Hispanic 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic 15-19
X
9.06*
X
 
Rates per 100,000
Race/Ethnicity and Gender by Age Baseline
(1999)
Final
(2007)
Numeric
Change
White (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
1.35*
1.48*
0.13
White (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
5.3*
2.77*
-2.53
White (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
1.45*
1.55*
0.10
White (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
4.19*
1.47*
-2.72
Black (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
9.71*
15.18*
5.47
Black (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
23.41*
61.47*
38.06
Black (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
5.04*
0.00*
-5.04
Black (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
9.57*
4.86*
-4.71
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
American Indian/Alaskan Native (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Males 15-19
X
91.16*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Asian/Pacific Islander (non Hispanic) Females 15-19
9*
0.00*
-9.00
Hispanic Males 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Males 15-19
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 10-14
X
0.00*
X
Hispanic Females 15-19
X
19.09*
X
 

Source: WISQARS Fatal Causes of Deaths (using data collected by National Vital Statistics System), National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control

*Based on 20 or fewer number of deaths; use with caution

X = In the Baseline or Final columns, “X” represents zero deaths for a subgroup; in the Numeric Change column, “X” means that a number cannot be generated to show the change between baseline and Final.