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Steubenville-Weirton, OH-WV


Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 14
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 3
Metro area population, 2009 120,929
Population covered by DAWN 53,238
Percent of population covered by DAWN 44%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2009
County Drug-related Drug-related suicide Population
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
Area did not participate in DAWN this year.
Total participating (2) 14 26.3 3 5.6 53,238
1. Jefferson County, OH - - - - 67,691
2. Brooke County, WV 10 42.5 1 4.3 23,509
3. Hancock County, WV 4 13.5 2 6.7 29,729

End Notes

1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
3. A dash (-) represents a blank cell.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2009.

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