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Kansas City, MO-KS

Drug misuse deaths reported to DAWN 16
Suicide deaths reported to DAWN 5
Metro area population, 2004 1,925,319
Population covered by DAWN 278,555
Percent of population covered by DAWN 14%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2004
Metro area component Drug misuse Suicide Total
population
Deaths Rate1 Deaths Rate1
§ Area did not participate in DAWN this year.
1 Deaths per 1,000,000 population.
Total participating (2) 16 57.4 5 17.9 278,555
1. Franklin County, KS§         26,049
2. Johnson County, KS§         496,691
3. Leavenworth County, KS§         72,439
4. Linn County, KS§         9,775
5. Miami County, KS§         29,712
6. Wyandotte County, KS§         156,487
7. Bates County, MO§         16,965
8. Caldwell County, MO§         9,204
9. Cass County, MO§         91,593
10. Clay County, MO 14 70.9 4 20.2 197,588
11. Clinton County, MO§         20,683
12. Jackson County, MO§         660,095
13. Lafayette County, MO§         33,134
14. Platte County, MO 2 24.7 1 12.4 80,967
15. Ray County, MO§         23,937

End Notes
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network 2004 (11/2005 update).

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