Skip to main content

Drug, Opioid-Involved, and Heroin-Involved Overdose Deaths Among American Indians and Alaska Natives — Washington, 1999–2015

Description
Reports on trends and disparities in drug, opioid-involved, and heroin-involved overdose mortality rates for American Indians/Alaska Natives (AI/ANs) and non-Hispanic Whites in Washington state. Includes data on total overdose deaths for AI/ANs and Whites by county of residence for metropolitan and nonmetro counties.
Author(s)
Sujata Joshi, Thomas Weiser, Victoria Warren-Mears
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 67(50), 1384-1387
Date
12/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
American Indian or Alaska Native · Illicit drug use · Mortality · Prescription drug misuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · White · Washington