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

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

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

  Crude rate
Year New York State NYS exc. NYC New York City
2012 27.0 32.0 20.1
2013 20.2 25.2 13.5
2014 10.9 13.5 7.3
2015 8.5 10.4 5.9
2016 2.8 3.2 2.4
2017 1.4 1.6 1.1

County of residence was assigned based on ZIP Code.

The data exclude buprenorphine prescriptions for the treatment of substance use disorder.