This section of End the Overdose Epidemic is under construction. We are working on developing an interactive data dashboard showing trends in drug overdose data. Stay tuned!
America’s overdose epidemic is now driven by illicitly manufactured fentanyl and fentanyl analogues, stimulants, and heroin.
Change estimates in rates of nonfatal suspected drug overdoses per 10,000 Emergency Department visits
(Jan 2019 – Jan 2020)
Provisional Overdose Death Data indicate deaths from prescription opioids continues to decrease while deaths from illicit drugs increases.
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