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Federal crisis line
800-662-4357

Locate a drug treatment facility


Data
By the numbers
- Age group use
- DEA meth seizures
- Lab seizures
- Meth treatment

By the numbers II
- Price and purity
- Obtaining  meth
- First-time users

Cost
- Who pays most

Map
-- Meth biggest threat
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   2006            2007           2008            2009
195
173
110
Data / statistics
Methamphetamine by the numbers

What follows are national methamphetamine data sets, linked where
possible to state-by-state information. Each state page has statistics
specific to that state (click here for the index).

The material we quote here is the most current available, however, if you know of material that should be changed or updated or if you have other data sets that would benefit this website, please e-mail us.
8th grade
H.S. seniors
College
Age 18-29
1999      2000    2001    2002    2003    2004    2005   2006    2007    2008
10%
8%
6%
4%
2%
More data
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Percentage of drug treatment admissions for methamphetamine

YearAll admissionsMeth admissions  Pct. meth
20021,895,657123,0136.5%
20031,868,191133,8747.2%
20041,823,840144,1747.9%
20051,895,503172,2479.1%
20061,932,098161,1208.3%
20071,918,914145,9857.6%
20082,016,077126,9516.3%
2009                    (data not yet published, will be posted as soon as it is available)
Source: SAMHSA Treatment Episode Data Set (click here for state and national statistics)
Meth lab busts
  2005    06      07       08      09      10
13,403
6,233
10,247