Population 1,037,002 Cocaine/crack use in Rhode Island Cocaine is the primary drug of choice in Rhode Island. According to the 2003-2004 data from the NSDUH approximately 98,000 (10.84%) Rhode Island citizens (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 32,000 (3.52%) reported past year cocaine use. Additional 2003-2003 NSDUH results indicate that 32,000 (3.49%) Rhode Island citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. Approximately 22,000 (2.41%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 14% Rhode Island 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 2,000 (1.93%) reported past year cocaine addiction and abuse in Rhode Island. Approximately 68.9 kilograms of cocaine were seized by Federal agencies in Rhode Island during 2005. Getting Help For Cocaine? During 2005 there were 12,206 admissions to alcohol/drug treatment in Rhode Island. 385 (3.2%) were for use of cocaine 1,225 (10%) for use of crack cocaine. According to 2003-2004 NSDUH data approximately 28,000 (3.06%) Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.