Figure 2.25 is a U.S. map showing cocaine use in past year among youths aged 12 to 17, by State: percentages, annual averages based on 2002 and 2003 NSDUHs. 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 (2.36 to 3.24 percent) were Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, and West Virginia. States in the next highest group (1.99 to 2.35 percent) were Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Rhode Island. States in the mid group (1.81 to 1.98 percent) were Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, and Wisconsin. States in the next lowest group (1.68 to 1.80 percent) were California, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, New Jersey, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, and Wyoming. States in the lowest group (0.65 to 1.67 percent) were Alabama, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, New York, Pennsylvania, and Utah.
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