New Jersey Population 8,521,427
Cocaine remains most popular drug in New Jersey and is the drug of choice for many abusers within the state. Crack remains readily available throughout the state and remains the drug of choice in many lower income communities.
According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 517,000 (7%) New Jersey citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 145,000 (2.03%) reported past year cocaine use. Additional 2003-2003 NSDUH results indicate that 187,000 (2.61%) New Jersey citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 128,000 (1.78%) reported past year illicit drug dependence.
According to the NSDUH data approximately 10% New Jersey 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 12,000 (1.64%) reported past year cocaine use. Approximately 2,000 kilograms of cocaine were seized by Federal agencies in New Jersey during 2006.
During 2006 there were 54,778 admissions to alcohol/drug treatment in New Jersey. 2,507 (4.6%) were for use of cocaine 3,791 (6.9%) for use of crack cocaine. According to 2004-2005 NSDUH data approximately 161,000 (2.25%) New Jersey citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
Many New Jersey Cocaine treatment centers will make you believe that the only solution to your problems is in fact Cocaine treatment. This is not true. People overcome Cocaine every day without treatment and without addiction professionals dictating how their lives should be lived.
At Saint Jude's We have developed a program that is based on more than two decades of research. This research proves that people have the inner ability to change their thinking and actions accordingly... this means that people can, just with the power of choice, change their behaviors permanently.
If you are in New Jersey and currently seeking a rehab or treatment center for Cocaine, please Call St Jude's to learn how you can change your life forever without demeaning labels and endless meetings