Which State has the Most Overdose Deaths?

The team at NYRequirements.com created a map showing the percentage of increase of drug overdose deaths across the United States. The trends show some shocking numbers which increased in most states from 2017 to 2021. Overall, California had the highest number of overdose deaths in 2021, over 10,000, but Mississippi has had the biggest increase per 100,000 people since 2017. California was still in the top 3 biggest increases along with Louisiana. So many of these deaths were caused by opioids specifically. Research like this can play an important role in gathering more resources to prevent overdose deaths.

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Which State has the Most Overdose Deaths?

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