DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Office of Applied Studies
This report was prepared by the Office of Applied Studies (OAS), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), and by RTI International (a trade name of Research Triangle Institute), Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Work by RTI was performed under Contract No. 283-98-9008. At SAMHSA, Douglas Wright was responsible for the content, analysis, and writing of the report, and Joseph C. Gfroerer reviewed and provided numerous suggestions and improvements on its content and format. At RTI, Neeraja Sathe was responsible for writing of the report, and Ralph Folsom was responsible for the overall methodology and estimation for the model-based Bayes estimates and prediction intervals. The following staff were responsible for generating the estimates and providing other support and analysis: Akhil Vaish, Neeraja Sathe, and Kathy Woodside. Bing Liu, Brenda Porter, and Misty Foster worked on generating the tables. Ms. Sathe and Jason Guder also provided oversight for production of the report. Mary Ellen Marsden reviewed the report, Richard S. Straw and K. Scott Chestnut edited it, Joyce Clay-Brooks formatted its text and tables, and Pamela Couch Prevatt, Teresa F. Gurley, and Kim Cone prepared its print and Web versions. Justine L. Allpress, David Chrest, Jeanne Game, Bill Wheaton, and Shari B. Lambert prepared the maps. Final report production was provided by Beatrice A. Rouse, Coleen Sanderson, and Jane Feldmann at SAMHSA.
All material appearing in this report is in the public domain and may be reproduced or copied without permission from SAMHSA. However, this publication may not be reproduced or distributed for a fee without the specific, written authorization of the Office of Communications, SAMHSA, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Citation of the source is appreciated. Suggested citation:
Wright, D., & Sathe, N. (2005). State Estimates of Substance Use from the 2002–2003 National Surveys on Drug Use and Health (DHHS Publication No. SMA 05-3989, NSDUH Series H-26). Rockville, MD: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies.
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