2 Drug Rehab Centers in Johnston, Rhode Island
Substance Abuse In Johnston & Providence County, Rhode Island
There have been serious issues with substance abuse in Providence County over the past several years. Facts related to drugs and alcohol in the region include:
- Between 2015 and 2017, there were 637 fatal drug overdoses in Providence County.
- Providence County had 53 alcohol-impaired driving deaths between 2013 and 2017.
- There was a 58.1 percent opioid prescription rate per 100 individuals in Providence County in 2016.
- There were 213 drug-related fatalities in Providence County in 2017 alone.
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amfAR - https://opioid.amfar.org/RI
County Health Rankings - http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/app/rhode-island/2019/measure/factors/134/data
County Health Rankings - http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/app/rhode-island/2019/measure/factors/138/data