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Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX

Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 108
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 20
Metro area population, 2010 6,447,764
Population covered by DAWN 1,450,306
Percent of population covered by DAWN 22%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2010
County Drug-related Drug-related suicide Population
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
Area did not participate in DAWN this year.
Total participating (2) 108 7.4 20 1.4 1,450,306
1. Collin County, TX 60 7.6 15 1.9 791,656
2. Dallas County, TX - - - - 2,451,662
3. Delta County, TX - - - - 5,410
4. Denton County, TX 48 7.3 5 0.8 658,650
5. Ellis County, TX - - - - 151,741
6. Hunt County, TX - - - - 82,839
7. Johnson County, TX - - - - 156,999
8. Kaufman County, TX - - - - 103,049
9. Parker County, TX - - - - 114,935
10. Rockwall County, TX - - - - 81,391
11. Tarrant County, TX - - - - 1,790,010
12. Wise County, TX - - - - 59,422

End Notes

1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
3. An asterisk (*) signifies that a small number of deaths was suppressed to protect privacy.
4. A dash (-) represents a blank cell.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2010.

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