This CBHSQ data review uses 2002 through 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) data to examine recent trends in heroin initiation, including the role of nonmedical prescription pain reliever use in the heroin trend among persons aged 12 to 49. Data are presented for various age groups...
This report uses 2005 to 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) to assess past year and past month nonmedical use of prescription-type drugs among persons aged 12 or older for rural non-metropolitan counties, urbanized non-metropolitan counties and metropolitan counties. Results are shown by age group, gender, and...
This report uses NSDUH data from 2002 to 2007 on Prescription Pain Relievers. In 2007, 2.1 percent of persons aged 12 or older (an estimated 5.2 million persons) reported using prescription pain relievers nonmedically in the past month; this rate does not differ significantly from that in 2002.
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