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Danville, VA


Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 8
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 2
Metro area population, 2009 105,814
Population covered by DAWN 105,814
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) 8 7.6 2 1.9 105,814
1. Danville City, VA 5 11.3 1 2.3 44,400
2. Pittsylvania County, VA 3 4.9 1 1.6 61,414

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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