Reduce drug overdose deaths — SU‑03 Data

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Status: Getting worse

  Getting worse

Most Recent Data:
32.4 drug overdose deaths per 100,000 population (2021) *

Target:
20.7 per 100,000 *

Desired Direction:
Decrease desired

Baseline:
20.7 drug overdose deaths per 100,000 population occurred in 2018 *

Age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population.

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Drug overdose deaths, 2018-2021 *
(drug overdose deaths per 100,000 population)
Decrease desired

Population 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total
20.7
SE 0.082
21.6
SE 0.083
28.3
SE 0.095
32.4
SE 0.101