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2 11

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AUGUSTA

Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 115 Suicide 23 State population, 2003 1,305,728 Population covered by DAWN 1,305,728 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Suicide 16.7% Could not be determined 3.6% Overmedication 2.9%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 36 59 -18 0 Deaths -15 0 5 0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (16) 1. Androscoggin County 2. Aroostook County 3. Cumberland County* 4. Franklin County 5. Hancock County 6. Kennebec County 7. Knox County 8. Lincoln County 9. Oxford County 10. Penobscot County 11. Piscataquis County 12. Sagadahoc County* 13. Somerset County 14. Waldo County 15. Washington County 16. York County* Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 115 88.1 5 47.1 3 40.9 35 129.2 4 134.4 5 94.7 11 91.9 4 99.0 2 57.6 2 35.6 17 115.7 3 172.5 0 0.0 4 78.2 2 52.3 4 119.5 14 70.7 Suicide Deaths Rate1 23 17.6 2 18.8 1 13.6 6 22.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 25.1 2 49.5 0 0.0 1 17.8 3 20.4 0 0.0 1 27.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 59.7 2 10.1
1 Deaths

Total population 1,305,728 106,115 73,428 270,923 29,763 52,792 119,683 40,406 34,729 56,151 146,982 17,394 36,455 51,154 38,248 33,479 198,026

All other accidental 76.8%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
125 100 75 50 25 0 Opiates/opioids 27 24 102 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

16 Benzodiazepines

13 Cocaine

Alcohol

Antidepressants

* Included in metropolitan area profiles.

per 1,000,000 population.

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
15 12 10 5 0 8 7 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths 6 6

Opiates/opioids

Antidepressants

Benzodiazepines

Misc. analgesics/ combinations

Alcohol

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
250 222.3 Deaths per 1,000,000 population 200
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Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 103 -103 100 25 -Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 21 0 21 21 0 --

150 114.9 100 62.7 50 11.2 0 Male Female Under 21 21 to 34

129.8

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
25.9
Drug category Illicit drugs (all case types) Deaths 17 13 --0 -0 Singledrug deaths -------Drug misuse Deaths 115 27 13 --0 -0 24 10 16 -102 -47 66 0 0 5 5 -Singledrug deaths 40 0 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0 35 0 17 18 0 0 0 0 0 Suicide Deaths 23 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 5 7 5 12 0 -11 --6 --Singledrug deaths 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 -0 0 0 0 0

35 to 54

55 and over

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
250

ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

200

150

--

--

100

50 15.7 0 Male 19.4 0.0 Female Under 21 13.9 21 to 34

30.7

22.6 55 and over

35 to 54

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

Maine

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

111

Maryland
12 1 22 11 7 4 13 16 14 8 15 2 3 18 21 6 5 9 10 23 20 19 24

112
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Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 697 Suicide 21 State population, 2003 5,508,909 Population covered by DAWN 5,508,909 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Could not be determined 92.9%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 235 312 12 138 0 Deaths 5 12 --0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (24) 1. Allegany County 2. Anne Arundel County* 3. Baltimore City* 4. Baltimore County* 5. Calvert County* 6. Caroline County 7. Carroll County* 8. Cecil County* 9. Charles County* 10. Dorchester County 11. Frederick County* 12. Garrett County 13. Harford County* 14. Howard County* 15. Kent County 16. Montgomery County* 17. Prince George’s County* 18. Queen Anne’s County* 19. Somerset County 20. St. Mary’s County 21. Talbot County 22. Washington County 23. Wicomico County 24. Worcester County Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 697 126.5 10 135.7 38 75.0 305 485.2 120 154.4 5 59.4 4 129.6 15 91.9 10 107.8 10 75.2 3 98.0 11 51.5 1 33.3 33 142.1 23 87.0 0 0.0 32 34.8 41 48.9 4 90.7 2 78.6 3 32.3 4 115.4 7 51.2 8 91.6 8 161.3 Suicide Deaths Rate1 21 3.8 1 13.6 1 2.0 4 6.4 3 3.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 6.1 1 10.8 1 7.5 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 4.3 2 7.6 0 0.0 4 4.4 1 1.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 11.4 0 0.0
1 Deaths

Total population 5,508,909 73,668 506,620 628,670 777,184 84,110 30,861 163,207 92,746 133,049 30,612 213,662 30,049 232,175 264,265 19,680 918,881 838,716 44,108 25,447 92,754 34,670 136,796 87,375 49,604

Suicide All other accidental 2.9% 4.2%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
700 600 500 400 300 200 100 0 595 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths 277 269 177 108 Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics

Opiates/opioids

Cocaine

Alcohol

Antidepressants

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
15 10 7 5 0 7 7 13 11 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

* Included in metropolitan area profiles.

per 1,000,000 population.

Antidepressants

Misc. analgesics/ combinations

Opiates/opioids

Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics

Alcohol

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
300 257.7 Deaths per 1,000,000 population 250 200 150 100 50 0 189.7 154.2
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Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 676 0 676 659 29 21 Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 21 0 21 21 ---

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
68.1 23.4 Male Female Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 39.9
Drug category Illicit drugs (all case types) Deaths 281 277 -0 0 -0 Singledrug deaths 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 Drug misuse Deaths 697 269 277 -0 0 -0 177 35 46 108 595 -146 518 0 -93 5 14 Singledrug deaths 97 12 20 0 0 0 0 0 --0 0 57 0 15 42 0 --0 0 Suicide Deaths 21 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 -7 7 0 -5 0 -11 --Singledrug deaths ----------------------

55 and over

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
300 250 200 150 100 50 0 3.0 Male 4.5 Female 0.6 Under 21 4.9 21 to 34 5.7 35 to 54 4.5 55 and over

ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

--

0

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

Maryland

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

113

New Hampshire
4

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CONCORD

Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 113 Suicide 26 State population, 2003 1,287,687 Population covered by DAWN 1,287,687 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Suicide 18.7% Could not be determined 6.5% Overmedication 11.5%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 39 56 10 8 0 Deaths 4 16 -4 0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (10) 1. Belknap County 2. Carroll County 3. Cheshire County 4. Coos County 5. Grafton County 6. Hillsborough County 7. Merrimack County 8. Rockingham County* 9. Strafford County* 10. Sullivan County Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 113 87.8 4 66.3 3 65.0 5 65.8 4 121.1 4 47.6 30 76.0 15 104.4 31 106.9 15 127.4 2 47.6 Suicide Deaths Rate1 26 20.2 3 49.7 1 21.7 1 13.2 1 30.3 2 23.8 8 20.3 3 20.9 6 20.7 1 8.5 0 0.0
1 Deaths

Total population 1,287,687 60,356 46,134 75,965 33,019 84,038 394,663 143,622 290,102 117,740 42,048

All other accidental 63.3%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
100 75 50 25 0 Opiates/opioids Alcohol Benzodiazepines 39 34 93 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

* Included in metropolitan area profiles.

per 1,000,000 population.

25

19 Antidepressants

Cocaine

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
15 10 5 0 10 8 8
8

Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths 6

Antidepressants

Opiates/opioids

Benzodiazepines

Alcohol

Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
200 157.6

Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 102 -102 102 4 10 Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 22 0 22 21 -4

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

150 126.1 100

144.9

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

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Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
50 50.5 16.2 0 Male Female Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 26.5
Drug category Illicit drugs (all case types) Deaths 49 29 17 -0 0 0 Singledrug deaths 8 5 0 -0 0 0 Drug misuse Deaths 113 39 25 16 -0 0 0 19 -34 -93 6 34 60 0 ----Singledrug deaths 26 --0 -0 0 0 -0 0 0 18 -9 7 0 -0 0 0 Suicide Deaths 26 8 4 -0 0 0 0 10 -8 6 8 0 -7 0 0 --0 Singledrug deaths 7 --0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

55 and over

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
200

ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

150

100

6

--

50 18.9 0 Male 21.4 5.4 Female Under 21 21 to 34 22.6

30.1

22.7

35 to 54

55 and over

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

New Hampshire

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

115

New Mexico
24 18 4 22 30 16 26 1 33 29 28 17 13 8 20
27

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32 12
25

SANTA FE

31 15

21 6 23 14

2 10

9

Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 303 Suicide 36 State population, 2003 1,874,614 Population covered by DAWN 1,874,614 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Suicide 10.6% Could not be determined 3.5% Overmedication 12.7%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 79 153 25 46 0 Deaths 5 28 --0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (33) 1. Bernalillo County* 2. Catron County 3. Chaves County 4. Cibola County 5. Colfax County 6. Curry County 7. DeBaca County 8. Dona Ana County 9. Eddy County 10. Grant County 11. Guadalupe County 12. Harding County 13. Hidalgo County 14. Lea County 15. Lincoln County 16. Los Alamos County 17. Luna County 18. McKinley County 19. Mora County 20. Otero County 21. Quay County 22. Rio Arriba County 23. Roosevelt County 24. San Juan County 25. San Miguel County 26. Sandoval County* 27. Santa Fe County 28. Sierra County 29. Socorro County 30. Taos County 31. Torrance County* 32. Union County 33. Valencia County* Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 303 161.6 141 242.5 1 292.8 22 363.1 1 37.8 1 71.2 4 88.0 0 0.0 21 115.3 5 97.1 6 201.2 1 218.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 4 72.1 3 147.6 3 159.6 1 38.9 3 41.3 0 0.0 7 112.2 2 208.2 14 343.7 1 55.2 9 73.6 6 202.2 5 50.6 24 175.9 3 228.6 2 110.0 3 95.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 10 147.4 Suicide Deaths Rate1 36 19.2 14 24.1 0 0.0 2 33.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 22.0 0 0.0 2 11.0 2 38.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 49.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 191.7 2 32.1 0 0.0 2 49.1 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 20.2 4 29.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 32.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 2 29.5
1 Deaths

Total population 1,874,614 581,442 3,415 60,591 26,453 14,051 45,440 2,091 182,165 51,470 29,818 4,574 747 5,234 55,504 20,322 18,802 25,732 72,555 5,216 62,371 9,605 40,731 18,107 122,272 29,670 98,786 136,423 13,125 18,178 31,269 16,802 3,814 67,839

All other accidental 73.2%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
250 200 150 100 50 0 Opiates/opioids Cocaine Alcohol 110 108 37 Antidepressants 33 Benzodiazepines 218 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
20 15 10 5 0 Antidepressants Opiates/opioids Alcohol 15 14 12 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

* Included in metropolitan area profiles.

per 1,000,000 population.

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
400

Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Deaths 296 11 295 280 39 18 Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 36 -36 34 -8

357.4

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

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300 233.4 200 199.5

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
100 92.9 18.0 0 Male Female Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 55 and over 73.9
Drug category ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

Illicit drugs (all case types) Deaths 186 113 -22 -0 -Singledrug deaths 61 31 0 9 -0 --

Drug misuse Deaths 303 108 110 -22 -0 -37 6 33 14 218 73 36 125 5 -8 -10 Singledrug deaths 99 -31 0 9 -0 -4 0 0 0 48 17 9 22 0 0 0 0 0

Suicide Deaths 36 12 -0 0 0 0 -15 ---14 0 -11 -----Singledrug deaths 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 -5 -0 0 -0 0 -0 -0 0 0

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
400

300

200

73

17

100 17.5 0 Male 20.9 Female 36.5 1.6 Under 21 11.9 21 to 34 35 to 54 29.0 55 and over

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

New Mexico

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

117

Utah
2 29 6
SALT LAKE CITY

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23 12 14 1 11 27

18 22 26 25

16

13

Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 326 Suicide 45 State population, 2003 2,351,467 Population covered by DAWN 2,351,467 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Could not be determined 75.5%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 89 200 19 17 -Deaths 7 31 5 -0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (29) 1. Beaver County 2. Box Elder County 3. Cache County 4. Carbon County 5. Daggett County 6. Davis County* 7. Duchesne County 8. Emery County 9. Garfield County 10. Grand County 11. Iron County 12. Juab County* 13. Kane County 14. Millard County 15. Morgan County* 16. Piute County 17. Rich County 18. Salt Lake County* 19. San Juan County 20. Sanpete County 21. Sevier County 22. Summit County* 23. Tooele County* 24. Uintah County 25. Utah County* 26. Wasatch County 27. Washington County 28. Wayne County 29. Weber County* Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 326 138.6 1 163.8 2 44.9 4 41.8 6 303.6 0 0.0 21 82.2 2 134.7 2 187.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 7 195.9 0 0.0 3 496.8 3 240.9 1 133.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 175 189.3 0 0.0 2 84.4 1 52.3 4 121.1 5 104.2 3 114.1 52 130.6 0 0.0 11 105.6 0 0.0 21 102.0 Suicide Deaths Rate1 45 19.1 0 0.0 1 22.5 0 0.0 1 50.6 0 0.0 1 3.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 495.3 30 32.5 0 0.0 1 42.2 1 52.3 2 60.6 1 20.8 0 0.0 2 5.0 0 0.0 2 19.2 0 0.0 2 9.7
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Total population 2,351,467 6,105 44,504 95,664 19,764 889 255,597 14,846 10,651 4,542 8,759 35,741 8,792 6,039 12,455 7,518 1,380 2,019 924,247 13,901 23,689 19,103 33,020 47,965 26,296 398,059 17,509 104,132 2,454 205,827

Suicide 12.1% Overmedication All other accidental 0.8% 11.6%

Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
300 250 200 150 100

270

Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

103

87

84

81

50 0 Opiates/opioids Antidepressants Cocaine Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
25
20 15 10 5

20

19

17 14

Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths 13

0

* Included in metropolitan area profiles.

per 1,000,000 population.

Opiates/opioids

Antidepressants

Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics

Alcohol

Misc. analgesics/ combinations

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
400 308.4 300 218.3 200 165.2 112.2 100 20.0 0 Male Female Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 43.2

Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 325 12 325 319 40 7 Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 43 0 43 42 -24

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

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Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
Illicit drugs (all case types) Drug category Deaths 171 91 12 72 -0 5 Singledrug deaths 10 -0 0 0 0 0 Drug misuse Deaths 326 63 87 12 66 -0 4 103 12 84 81 270 33 93 188 5 -30 16 50 Singledrug deaths 24 0 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 -19 7 10 -0 0 -0 0 Suicide Deaths 45 14 4 0 6 0 0 -19 5 11 17 20 0 -20 -0 13 -6 Singledrug deaths 7 0 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 --0 0 -0 0 -0 0

55 and over

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
400

ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

300

200

33

7

100 21.3 0 Male 17.0 Female 31.7 2.2 Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 37.0 14.4 55 and over

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

Utah

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

119

Vermont
7 4 1 14 6 8
12

120
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10 3

5

12 MONTPELIER 9

11

2

13

Deaths reported to DAWN Drug misuse 74 Suicide 14 State population, 2003 619,107 Population covered by DAWN 619,107 Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Deaths by case type, 2003
Could not be determined 6.8% Suicide 15.9% Overmedication 3.4%

Place of death, 2003
Drug misuse Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Suicide Health care facility Home Public place Other Not documented Deaths 35 30 -6 0 Deaths 5 6 0 -0

State overview: Deaths and population by county, 2003
Counties Total participating (14) 1. Addison County 2. Bennington County 3. Caledonia County 4. Chittenden County 5. Essex County 6. Franklin County 7. Grand Isle County 8. Lamoille County 9. Orange County 10. Orleans County 11. Rutland County 12. Washington County 13. Windham County 14. Windsor County Drug misuse Deaths Rate1 74 119.5 2 54.3 4 107.6 4 133.6 23 154.4 0 0.0 7 148.9 0 0.0 0 0.0 5 171.9 4 147.6 8 126.0 9 153.0 5 112.7 3 51.8 Suicide Deaths Rate1 14 22.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 33.4 2 13.4 0 0.0 1 21.3 1 133.5 0 0.0 1 34.4 0 0.0 3 47.2 2 34.0 2 45.1 1 17.3
1 Deaths

Total population 619,107 36,835 37,178 29,940 148,990 6,569 47,023 7,490 24,284 29,081 27,103 63,504 58,836 44,379 57,895

All other accidental 73.9%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug misuse deaths, 2003
60 40 20 0 19 11 9 Benzodiazepines 9 Antidepressants 54 Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

per 1,000,000 population.

Opiates/opioids

Alcohol

Cocaine

Top 5 drugs involved: Suicide deaths, 2003
15 10 5

Multi-drug deaths Single-drug deaths

5

0

Antidepressants

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

Death rates by gender and age: Drug misuse, 2003
250 191.1 153.4 200.0

Causes of death, 2003
Drug misuse Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 55 -55 45 15 12 Suicide Any drug-related cause Abuse Drug or alcohol Toxic effects Body systems (includes infections) Accidents and injuries Deaths 11 0 11 10 ---

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

200

Deaths per 1,000,000 population

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150

100 50.7

81.1 34.4

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2003
Illicit drugs (all case types) Drug category Deaths 18 11 -0 -0 0 Singledrug deaths -------Drug misuse Deaths 74 19 11 -0 -0 0 9 0 9 6 54 4 12 41 0 ----Singledrug deaths 24 --0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0 12 --8 0 0 -0 0 Suicide Deaths 14 -0 0 0 0 0 0 5 ----0 --0 --0 0 Singledrug deaths 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 --0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 0

50

0

Male

Female

Under 21

21 to 34

35 to 54

55 and over

Death rates by gender and age: Suicide, 2003
250

ALL DRUGS Alcohol2 Cocaine Marijuana Stimulants Club drugs3 Hallucinogens4 Inhalants Antidepressants Antipsychotics Benzodiazepines Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics Opiates/opioids Heroin (specified) Methadone All other opiates/opioids Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents Salicylates/combinations Misc. analgesics/combinations Anticonvulsants Muscle relaxants
2 Includes 3 Includes

200

150

4

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100 43.9 26.4 Male 19.0 0.0 Female Under 21 21 to 34 35 to 54 55 and over 19.2 22.1

50

0

alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. 4 Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.

Vermont

-- Indicates a number less than 4 has been suppressed. SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2003 (09/2004 update).

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