Figure 5.13 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting past year any illicit drug dependence among persons aged 12 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 (2.13 to 3.28 percent) were Alaska, District of Columbia, Florida, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Washington. States in the next highest group (1.97 to 2.12 percent) were Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, and Virginia. States in the mid group (1.89 to 1.96 percent) were Arizona, California, Connecticut, Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, Oregon, West Virginia, and Wyoming. States in the next lowest group (1.76 to 1.88 percent) were Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Maine, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Oklahoma, and Pennsylvania. States in the lowest group (1.54 to 1.75 percent) were Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, and Wisconsin.
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