Deaths by unintentional drug overdose in the U.S. 1950-2016

Deaths by drug overdose (unintentional) in the U.S. from 1950 to 2016 (per 100,000 population)

Deaths by unintentional drug overdose in the U.S. 1950-2016 This statistic shows the death rate due to unintentional drug overdose in the United States from 1950 to 2016. In 2016, there were 18.2 deaths by unintentional poisoning per 100,000 people in the United States.
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Deaths by drug overdose (unintentional) in the U.S. from 1950 to 2016 (per 100,000 population)

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Death rate per 100,000 population
201618.2
201514.8
201413.1
201312.2
201211.5
201111.6
201010.6
200910.3
200810.2
20079.9
20069.2
20058
20047.2
20036.7
20026.1
20014.9
20004.5
1999*4.4
19983.9
19973.7
19963.5
19953.4
19902.3
19801.9
19702.8
19601.7
19502.5
Death rate per 100,000 population
201618.2
201514.8
201413.1
201312.2
201211.5
201111.6
201010.6
200910.3
200810.2
20079.9
20069.2
20058
20047.2
20036.7
20026.1
20014.9
20004.5
1999*4.4
19983.9
19973.7
19963.5
19953.4
19902.3
19801.9
19702.8
19601.7
19502.5
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This statistic shows the death rate due to unintentional drug overdose in the United States from 1950 to 2016. In 2016, there were 18.2 deaths by unintentional poisoning per 100,000 people in the United States.
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