Figure 5.26 is a U.S. map showing percentages reporting needing but not receiving treatment for alcohol use in the past year 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 (6.84 to 8.91 percent) were Idaho, Iowa, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Wyoming. States in the next highest group (6.03 to 6.83 percent) were Arizona, Colorado, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. States in the mid group (5.37 to 6.02 percent) were Alaska, Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island. States in the next lowest group (5.05 to 5.36 percent) were Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, New Jersey, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and Washington. States in the lowest group (3.49 to 5.04 percent) were California, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Oregon, and South Carolina.
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