Figure 2.19 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting past month use of any illicit drug other than marijuana among persons aged 18 to 25, by State, for 2002. States listed here in alphabetical order within each group were divided into five groups based on the magnitude of their percentages. States in the highest group (9.51 to 14.14 percent) were Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, and Vermont. States in the next highest group (8.76 to 9.50 percent) were Alabama, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana, Maine, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, and Washington. States in the mid group (7.77 to 8.75 percent) were Alaska, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Wyoming. States in the next lowest group (7.29 to 7.76 percent) were Arizona, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, and Wisconsin. States in the lowest group (4.73 to 7.28 percent) were California, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Utah, and West Virginia.
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