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Salisbury, MD


Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 18
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 2
Metro area population, 2009 120,181
Population covered by DAWN 120,181
Percent of population covered by DAWN 100%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2009
County Drug-related Drug-related suicide Population
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
Total participating (2) 18 15.0 2 1.7 120,181
1. Somerset County, MD 3 11.6 0 0.0 25,959
2. Wicomico County, MD 15 15.9 2 2.1 94,222

End Notes

1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2009.

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