Population 6,063,048 Cocaine/crack cocaine in Washington Powder and crack cocaine are readily available in Washington, although the availability of crack is largely limited to inner city areas. According to the 2003-2004 NSDUH approximately 434,000 (8.52%) of Washington (ages 12 or older) reported past month use of an illicit drug. 115,000 (2.25%) reported use of cocaine. Additional 2003-2004 NSDUH reported 158,000 (3.09%) illicit drug dependence or abuse within the last year. Approximately 111,000 (2.17 %) reported past year illicit drug dependence. According to the NSDUH data approximately 10% Washington 12-17 year olds reported past month use of an illicit drug. 10,000 (1.81%) reported past year use of cocaine. During 2005 Federal Agencies seized 604.2 kilograms of cocaine. During 2003, 34.3% of the federally sentenced defendants in Washington had committed a drug offense. More than 29% of the drug cases involved crack/powder cocaine. Help for cocaine use is available for those that believe they have a cocaine addiction in Washington state. During 2005 there were 62,494 admissions to drug/alcohol treatment in Washington. 1,327 (2.1%) were for abuse of cocaine, 4,133(6.6%) for abuse of crack cocaine.
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 Washington 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 Washington find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.