Drug-Related Mortality, Arizona, 1986-1996


TABLE 10
DRUG-RELATED MORTALITY BY CIRCUMSTANCES AND CONDITIONS RESULTING IN DEATH, AGE GROUP AND YEAR, ARIZONA, 1986-1996
YEAR
1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
TOTAL Drug dependence and drug abuse 52 31 17 20 16 25 57 42 25 42 49
Accidental drug misuse 66 76 100 99 83 78 131 162 232 227 276
Suicide by drugs 56 81 68 72 66 61 78 85 81 108 56
Homicide by drugs 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1
Undetermined 11 13 15 6 9 20 17 20 18 18 21
TOTAL 186 201 201 198 174 185 283 310 356 395 403
<1 Drug dependence and drug abuse 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Accidental drug misuse 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
1-14 Accidental drug misuse 2 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0
Suicide by drugs 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0
TOTAL 2 1 2 0 3 0 0 2 2 2 0
15-19 Drug dependence and drug abuse 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
Accidental drug misuse 1 3 3 3 2 3 3 1 3 5 3
Suicide by drugs 2 5 3 4 4 4 4 5 1 1 0
Undetermined 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0
TOTAL 3 10 6 7 8 7 9 7 4 7 3
20-44 Drug dependence and drug abuse 50 25 15 18 12 25 47 35 21 32 43
Accidental drug misuse 54 53 82 86 61 65 100 120 179 170 205
Suicide by drugs 25 43 42 34 35 31 42 44 39 67 31
Homicide by drugs 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Undetermined 6 6 9 5 7 9 13 15 9 13 15
TOTAL 135 127 149 143 115 130 202 215 248 282 295
45-64 Drug dependence and drug abuse 1 4 1 1 2 0 8 7 3 9 6
Accidental drug misuse 5 10 6 8 14 8 17 32 39 41 56
Suicide by drugs 18 22 14 24 15 16 19 26 25 26 13
Homicide by drugs 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Undetermined 3 4 4 1 2 10 1 2 8 4 6
TOTAL 28 40 25 35 33 34 45 67 75 80 81
65+ Drug dependence and drug abuse 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Accidental drug misuse 4 8 7 1 5 2 11 6 11 10 8
Suicide by drugs 11 11 9 10 10 10 12 10 14 13 12
Homicide by drugs 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Undetermined 2 3 2 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0
TOTAL 18 22 19 12 15 14 26 18 26 23 20
UNKNOWN Drug dependence and drug abuse 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Accidental drug misuse 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
Suicide by drugs 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 4



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