Opioid Crisis Statistics
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HHS is deeply committed to improving the physical and mental health and well-being of every American as we work to address the evolving crisis. HHS continues to support science- and community-based efforts to combat the opioid crisis.
Opioids by the Numbers
$9 billion in grants from HHS to states, tribes, and local communities to fight the opioids crisis in FY 2016-2019*
14,000+ substance abuse facilities in the U.S.
1.27 million Americans are now receiving medication-assisted treatment.
4.1% decline in drug overdose deaths in the United States from 2017 to 2018.
106% increase in total DATA waived providers from January 2017 to June 2019.
142% increase in patients receiving medication-assisted treatment at HRSA-funded health centers from 2016-2018.
Facts about Opioids
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