Population 6,182,860 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Massachusetts Cocaine continues to be one of the primary drugs of abuse in Massachusetts and is pretty readily available throughout the state. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 503,000 (9%) of Massachusetts citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 158,000 (2.95%) reported past year use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH results indicate that 170,000 (3.16%) Massachusetts citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 119,000 (2.21%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. Many are trying to seek help for cocaine addiction abuse in drug rehabs in Massachusetts, although rehabs provide lackluster results. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH data, approximately 12% of Kansas 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 10,000 (1.91%) reported past year cocaine use. In 2005 Federal agencies seized 310.2 kilograms of cocaine. How many people have tried to get help for cocaine use? During 2005, there were 53,202 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Massachusetts. 1,257 were for use of cocaine and 2,315 for use of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data approximately 150,000 (2.79%) Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.