Figure 2.20 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting past month use of any illicit drug other than marijuana among persons aged 26 or older, by State, for 2002. States listed here in alphabetical order within each group were divided into five groups based on the magnitude of their percentages. States in the highest group (3.20 to 4.11 percent) were Alaska, Arizona, California, District of Columbia, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Washington. States in the next highest group (2.72 to 3.19 percent) were Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, New Mexico, and New York. States in the mid group (2.47 to 2.71 percent) were Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and Wyoming. States in the next lowest group (2.21 to 2.46 percent) were Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Nebraska, New Jersey, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, and Virginia. States in the lowest group (1.86 to 2.20 percent) were Iowa, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.
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