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San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA

Drug-related deaths reported to DAWN 97
Drug-related suicide deaths reported to DAWN 29
Metro area population, 2005 4,158,012
Population covered by DAWN 948,278
Percent of population covered by DAWN 23%

Metro area overview: Deaths and population by county, 2005
Metro area component Drug-related Drug-related suicide Population
Deaths Rate Deaths Rate
* Area did not participate in DAWN this year.
Total participating (2) 97 10.2 29 3.1 948,278
1. Alameda County, CA*         1,451,065
2. Contra Costa County, CA*         1,017,644
3. Marin County, CA 23 9.3 6 2.4 247,103
4. San Francisco County, CA*         741,025
5. San Mateo County, CA 74 10.6 23 3.3 701,175

End Notes
1. Drug-related deaths exclude suicides.
2. All death rates are per 100,000 population.
3. -- A number less than 4 has been suppressed.

SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, SAMHSA, Drug Abuse Warning Network, 2005 (08/2008 update).

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