ABSTRACT

NCHS Data Brief: Drug Overdose Deaths in the United States, 1999-2016   [open pdf - 370KB]

"Deaths from drug overdose are an increasing public health burden in the United States. This report uses the most recent data from the National Vital Statistics System (NVSS) to update trends in drug overdose deaths, describe demographic and geographic patterns, and identify shifts in the types of drugs involved."

Report Number:
NCHS Data Brief, No. 294, December 2017
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Date:
2017-12
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Public Domain
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/
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pdf
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