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Ogden-Clearfield, UT

Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 95
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 14
Metro area population, 2008 531,488
Population covered by DAWN 531,488
Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2008
Counties Drug-related Drug-related suicide Population
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
Total participating (3) 95 17.9 14 2.6 531,488
1. Davis County, UT 44 14.9 10 3.4 295,332
2. Morgan County, UT 0 0.0 0 0.0 8,669
3. Weber County, UT 51 22.4 4 1.8 227,487

Deaths by manner of death, 2008
Suicide 12.8%
Homicide 0.0%
Could not be determined 45.9%
Accidental 39.4%
Natural 1.8%

Place of death, 2008
Drug-related Deaths
Health care facility 19
Home 69
Public place --
Other 6
Not documented 0

Drug-related suicide Deaths
Health care facility 4
Home 8
Public place --
Other --
Not documented 0

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug-related deaths, 2008
Drug category Single-drug deaths Multi-drug deaths Total
Opiates/opioids 8 75 83
Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics 0 28 28
Benzodiazepines 0 25 25
Antidepressants 0 18 18
Muscle relaxants 0 18 18

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug-related suicide deaths, 2008
Drug category Single-drug deaths Multi-drug deaths Total
Opiates/opioids 0 9 9
Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics 0 5 5
Benzodiazepines 1 3 4
Misc. analgesics/combinations 0 4 4

Death rates by gender and age: Drug-related, 2008
Gender Deaths per 100,000 population
Male 21.6
Female 14.1

Age Deaths per 100,000 population
Under 21 1.6
21 to 34 19.0
35 to 54 44.6
55 and over 12.9

Death rates by gender and age: Drug-related suicide, 2008
Gender Deaths per 100,000 population
Male 2.2
Female 3.0

Age Deaths per 100,000 population
Under 21 0.0
21 to 34 4.1
35 to 54 6.3
55 and over 1.1

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2007-2008
Drug category Drug-related Drug-related suicide
Deaths, 2007 Deaths, 2008 Single-drug deaths, 2008 Deaths, 2007 Deaths, 2008 Single-drug deaths, 2008
* Includes alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21.
Includes MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine.
†† Includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.
ALL DRUGS 82 95 9 14 14 --
Alcohol* 7 14 0 4 -- --
Cocaine 16 14 0 0 -- --
Marijuana 13 13 0 0 -- --
Stimulants 10 11 -- 0 0 --
Club drugs -- 0 0 0 0 --
Hallucinogens†† 0 0 0 0 0 --
Inhalants 0 -- 0 0 0 --
Antidepressants 37 18 0 9 -- --
Antipsychotics 4 -- 0 -- 0 --
Benzodiazepines 25 25 0 4 4 --
Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics 25 28 0 7 5 --
Opiates/opioids 66 83 8 5 9 --
– Heroin (specified) 5 14 -- 0 0 --
– Methadone 11 16 -- 0 0 --
– All other opiates/opioids 57 63 4 5 9 --
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents 0 0 0 0 0 --
Salicylates/combinations -- 0 0 0 -- --
Misc. analgesics/combinations 10 11 0 -- 4 --
Anticonvulsants -- -- 0 -- 0 --
Muscle relaxants 12 18 0 4 -- --

End Notes
1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
3. -- A number less than 4 has been suppressed.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2008 (08/2009 update).

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