Prevalence of misuse of select Rx drug types in past month U.S. 2016

Rate of self-reported misuse of prescribed pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, and sedatives in the U.S. in 2016 (per 100 persons)*

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Sep 5, 2018
Prevalence of misuse of select Rx drug types in past month U.S. 2016 This statistic depicts the overall U.S. rate of self-reported misuse of prescribed pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants and sedatives among the U.S. population aged 12 years and older, for 2016. The prevalence of tranquilizers misuse in the preceding month was 0.7 percent.
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Rate of self-reported misuse of prescribed pain relievers, tranquilizers, stimulants, and sedatives in the U.S. in 2016 (per 100 persons)*

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