Death rate from heroin overdose U.S. 2016 and 2017, by age

This statistic shows the death rate from heroin overdose in the U.S. in 2016 and 2017, by age, per 100,000 people. In both years, the death rate from heroin overdose was highest among those aged 25 to 34 years, with a rate of 11.3 and 10.8 deaths per 100,000 people, respectively.

Heroin overdose death rate in the U.S. in 2016 and 2017, by age

Age group20162017
15 to 24 years43.4
25 to 34 years11.310.8
35 to 44 years99.1
45 to 54 years77.2
55 to 64 years4.34.8
65 and older0.60.7
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Source

Release date

January 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2016 and 2017

Special properties

age-adjusted

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