Figure 2.22 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting past year use of cocaine among youths aged 12 to 17, 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 (2.61 to 3.12 percent) were Arizona, Colorado, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Vermont, and West Virginia. States in the next highest group (2.28 to 2.60 percent) were Arkansas, Florida, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Montana, New Mexico, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas. States in the mid group (1.85 to 2.27 percent) were California, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Virginia. States in the next lowest group (1.47 to 1.84 percent) were Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. States in the lowest group (0.19 to 1.46 percent) were Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Utah, and Washington.
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