DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Office of Applied Studies
The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Office of Applied Studies (OAS). Data are collected by RTI International, a trade name of Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Work by RTI was performed under Contract No. 283-2004-00022. The survey is managed within OAS by the Division of Population Surveys (DPS). Arthur Hughes of DPS was responsible for the overall content and production of this report. Joseph C. Gfroerer reviewed the report and provided substantive comments. Staff at SAMHSA's Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) assisted in contacting the States. At RTI, Kathryn Spagnola and Neeraja Sathe coordinated all efforts that led to the final substate regions, including initial contact and follow-up with States, production of maps, and substate estimates. Ralph Folsom was responsible for the overall methodology and estimation for the model-based Bayes estimates and prediction intervals. Akhil Vaish, Neeraja Sathe, and Kathryn Spagnola were responsible for the estimation and analysis. Bill Wheaton, Justine Allpress, Ross Curry, and Maggie O'Neil were responsible for the mapping. Mary Ellen Marsden provided substantive review. Kathryn Spagnola and Brenda Porter generated the tables. Kathryn Spagnola also provided oversight for production of the report. Richard S. Straw edited the report, with QC help from Richard Hair, and Joyce Clay-Brooks formatted its text and tables. Web files were prepared by Pamela Couch Prevatt, Teresa G. Bass, Cassandra Carter, and Wendy Broome at RTI and Beatrice Rouse 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.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Office of Applied Studies (2008). Substate estimates from the 2004-2006 National Surveys on Drug Use and Health. Rockville, MD. This is a web only report and is available at: http://samhsa.gov/data/substate2k8/toc.htm
This publication may be downloaded from http://oas.samhsa.gov.
This page was last updated on July 8, 2008.