Drug and Opioid-Involved Overdose Deaths — United States, 2013–2017

This Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides a snapshot of the data related to opioid-involved overdose deaths. One key finding, among many other trends this infographic identifies, is that there were 70,237 drug overdose deaths in 2017, of which 67.8 percent involved opioids. This represents a 10.4 percent increase over 2016.
Record Type: 
Infographic
Publication Date: 
January, 2019
Date: 
January 2019
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Supportive Services
    • Health/Behavioral Health Referrals and Supports
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