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Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX: Collin County, TX

Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 60
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 15
Population 791,656
Drug-related deaths per 100,000 population 7.6
Drug-related suicide deaths per 100,000 population 1.9

Deaths by manner of death, 2010
Suicide 20.0%
Homicide 0.0%
Could not be determined 17.3%
Accidental 61.3%
Natural 1.3%

Top 5 drugs involved: Drug-related deaths, 2010
Drug category Single-drug deaths Multi-drug deaths Total
Opiates/opioids 14 25 39
Alcohol 0 13 13
Benzodiazepines 0 11 11
Cocaine 1 8 9
Stimulants 5 2 7

Death rates by sex and age: Drug-related, 2010
Sex Deaths per 100,000 population
Male 9.6
Female 5.6

Age Deaths per 100,000 population
Under 21 1.6
21 to 34 11.4
35 to 54 12.3
55 and over 5.1

Place of death, 2010
Drug-related Deaths
Health care facility 25
Home 29
Public place 5
Other *
Not documented 0

Drug-related suicide Deaths
Health care facility *
Home 11
Public place *
Other 0
Not documented 0

Drug-related deaths by drug category, 2009-2010
Drug category Drug-relatedDrug-related suicide
Deaths, 2009 Deaths, 2010 Single-drug deaths, 2010 Deaths, 2009 Deaths, 2010 Single-drug deaths, 2010
NOTES: Alcohol row includes alcohol in combination with other drugs (all ages) and alcohol alone in decedents under age 21. Club drugs row includes MDMA (Ecstasy), GHB, flunitrazepam (Rohypnol), and ketamine. Hallucinogens row includes PCP, LSD, and miscellaneous hallucinogens.
ALL DRUGS 50 60 25 9 15 *
Alcohol 11 13 0 * * *
Cocaine 7 9 * 0 * *
Marijuana 0 * 0 0 0 *
Stimulants 5 7 5 0 * *
Club drugs 0 * 0 0 0 *
Hallucinogens 0 * 0 0 0 *
Inhalants * * * * 0 *
Antidepressants 8 7 * * 5 *
Antipsychotics 0 5 * 0 * *
Benzodiazepines 8 11 0 * * *
Misc. anxiolytics, sedatives, and hypnotics 6 6 0 * * *
Opiates/opioids 40 39 14 4 8 *
– Heroin (specified) 15 7 5 0 0 *
– Methadone 4 7 * 0 * *
– All other opiates/opioids 34 29 6 4 7 *
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents 0 0 0 * * *
Salicylates/combinations 0 * 0 0 0 *
Misc. analgesics/combinations * * 0 * * *
Anticonvulsants * * 0 0 0 *
Muscle relaxants 5 * 0 * * *

End Notes

1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
3. An asterisk (*) signifies that a small number of deaths was suppressed to protect privacy.
4. A dash (-) represents a blank cell.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2010.

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