8.4% Of U.S. Adults Had Addiction Disorder In 2014

News | August 4, 2017

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In 2014, approximately 20.2 million adults aged 18 or older in the United States had a past-year addiction disorder, representing about 8.4% of the total 240.7 million population of adults. Within this 20.2 million people, about 2.3 million people (11%) had both alcohol and illicit drug use disorders. In total including those with co-occurring addiction…

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