Population 9,865,583 Cocaine/crack use in Michigan Cocaine and crack cocaine continue to be among the most widely available drugs throughout Michigan. The larger metropolitan areas of Michigan continue to experience high levels of cocaine trafficking and abuse. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 730,000 (9%) Michigan citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 199,000 (2.38%) reported past year cocaine use. Additional 2003-2003 NSDUH results indicate that 261,000 (3.12%) Michigan citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 183,000 (2.19%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 11% Michigan 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 14,000 (1.55%) reported past year cocaine use. This is a shocking amount of cocaine addiction and abuse in Michigan for younger adolescents. During 2006, 40% of federally-sentenced defendants in Michigan were charged with drug offenses. 114 (23.3%) involved powder cocaine. 128 (26.2%) involved crack cocaine The Amount Of People Who Have Tried To Get Help For Cocaine Use: During 2005 there were 57,453 admissions to alcohol/drug treatment in Michigan. 1,698 (3%) were for use of cocaine and 8,307 (14.5%) were for use of crack cocaine. According to 2004-2005 NSDUH data approximately 231,000 (2.75%) Michigan citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
You have taken the time to seek help because of your "addiction" to Cocaine. You might be looking at rehab centers or treatment centers in Michigan and wonder what the best option for you is. Even if you do not choose St Jude's as your program, at least let us tell you one thing. You and only you can make change possible. You are not diseased, and your current circumstances do not need to dictate the course of your life from this moment forward. When you can call a Cocaine treatment center you will most likely talk to a caring person, but with the wrong message, being that addiction is a disease. Remember that no matter what you decide... you can change