New York State Crude rate of patients prescribed opioid analgesics from five or more prescribers and dispensed at five or more pharmacies per 100,000 population

New York State  Crude rate of patients prescribed opioid analgesics from five or more prescribers and dispensed at five or more pharmacies per 100,000 population

New York State Crude rate of patients prescribed opioid analgesics from five or more prescribers and dispensed at five or more pharmacies per 100,000 population

  Crude rate
Year New York State NYS exc. NYC New York City
2012 27.0 32.4 19.8
2013 20.2 25.3 13.3
2014 10.7 13.5 7.1
2015 8.3 10.3 5.7
2016 2.8 3.1 2.3

County of residence was assigned based on ZIP code for cases in which patient county of residence was listed as unknown or missing, but a valid NY ZIP code was present.