Figure 5.28 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting needing but not receiving treatment for alcohol 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 (6.53 to 8.89 percent) were Arizona, Colorado, District of Columbia, Illinois, Michigan, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, and South Dakota. States in the next highest group (6.09 to 6.52 percent) were Alaska, Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, Texas, and Utah. States in the mid group (5.47 to 6.08 percent) were California, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Ohio, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. States in the next lowest group (4.94 to 5.46 percent) were Alabama, Florida, Iowa, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Virginia. States in the lowest group (4.08 to 4.93 percent) were Connecticut, Kentucky, Maine, New Jersey, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, Washington, and West Virginia.
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