Population 2,862,541 Cocaine/crack use in Iowa Cocaine remains to be a serious drug threat in Iowa, only over shadowed by methamphetamines. The number of those who have struggled with cocaine addiction and abuse in Iowa is steadily on the rise. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 146,000(6%) Iowa citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 46,000 (1.84%) reported past year cocaine use. Additional 2003-2003 NSDUH results indicate that 57,000 (2.3%) Iowa citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 38,000 (1.51%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 10% Iowa 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 4,000 (1.7%) reported past year cocaine use. Approximately 45.2 kilograms of cocaine were seized by Federal agencies in Iowa during 2005. Those Who Have Tried Getting Help In Iowa: During 2006 there were 28,044 admissions to alcohol/drug treatment in Iowa. 533(1.9%) were for use of cocaine, 1,643 (5.9%) were for use of crack cocaine. According to 2004-2005 NSDUH data approximately 52,000 (2.07%) Iowa citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
Over the last two decades people have called us with Cocaine problems wondering if their addiction to Cocaine was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from Iowa as well as many other states overcome Cocaine problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Cocaine addiction please call St Jude's. We have helped many people from Iowa find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.