Figure 5.24 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use in the past year among persons aged 26 or older, 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 (1.70 to 2.32 percent) were Alaska, Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Florida, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, and Washington. States in the next highest group (1.44 to 1.69 percent) were Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, and Tennessee. States in the mid group (1.31 to 1.43 percent) were Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, and Utah. States in the next lowest group (1.13 to 1.30 percent) were Alabama, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas, and Wyoming. States in the lowest group (0.88 to 1.12 percent) were Kansas, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
Back to Figure 5.24