There are approximately 36 million people in the State of California, leaving many hundreds of thousands of substance abusers looking for effective drug rehab help. There are thousands of drug rehabilitation and addiction treatment centers in California, but finding successful facilities can be difficult.
We can help you locate effective drug rehabs in California.
National survey results indicate that about 3% of California citizens reported illicit drug dependence or abuse within the past year. This translates to more than 880,000 people. During 2006, there were over 6193,000 admissions to drug/alcohol rehabs in California. This is up from just over 183,000 rehab admissions in 2005.
Approximately 618,000 people in California (over 2%) reported past year illicit drug dependence. Cocaine is readily available throughout the state with Los Angeles remaining one of the nations largest cocaine transshipment and distribution centers. Cocaine is also widely available in San Francisco and other areas of northern California. Methamphetamine is the primary drug threat in California. Within the state, Hispanics and Caucasians are the almost exclusive consumers of meth. Purity levels of meth have ranged from a low of 10% to a high of 100% pure. Current investigations indicate that the diversion of hydrocodone products, such as Vicodin, and oxycodone products, such as OxyContin, continues to be a problem in California.
During 2006, 30.4% of the Federally-sentenced defendants in California committed a drug offense. Approximately 44% of these drug cases involved marijuana. As of April 16, 2007, there were 155 drug courts in California that had operating for at least two years, 6 that had recently been implemented and 10 that were being planned.
According to available survey data, approximately 849,000 (2.9%) California citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment for illicit drug use within the past year.
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