States with the highest, lowest drug use


(NEWS10) – WalletHub released a report ranking drug use by each state.

The reports compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia on 22 key metrics including arrest and overdose rates, opioid prescriptions, and employee drug testing laws.

The following map shows each state’s overall ranking. States with the lower ranking had higher drug use than states with a higher ranking.

Mobile users click here to view the map.

Learn more about the report and see its methodology.

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