Population 18,655,275 Cocaine/crack cocaine in New York Crack cocaine is readily available in major New York cities, along with some suburban and semi-rural areas and is occasionally a source of violence in upstate cities. Cocaine addiction and abuse in New York is something that many residents have dealt with. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH approximately 1.5 million (9%) New York (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 398,000 (2.49%) reported use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH reported 485,000 (3.03%) New York citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the last year. Approximately 336,000 (2.1 %) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 10 % New York 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 24,000 (1.54 %) reported past year use of cocaine. During 2005 Federal Agencies seized 2,082.2 kilograms of cocaine. During 2006, 41.4% of the federally sentenced defendants in New York had committed a drug offense. More than 53.3% of the drug cases involved powder/crack cocaine. Facts On Those Who Seek Help In New York For Cocaine Addiction: During 2005 there were 303,095 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in New York. 15,435 (5.1%) were for abuse of cocaine, 35,202(11.6%) for abuse of crack cocaine. According to the NSDUH data, approximately 1 million (2.65%) New York citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
Many New York 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.
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