Overdose death rates among Black Ohioans soar to historic level

Overdose death rates among Black Ohioans soar to historic level

Overdose Racial Gap Larger Than Ever What does it mean? In the early years of the overdose epidemic, Ohio’s White residents died at much higher rates than Black residents. Today, the opposite is true. Since 2019, Black resident overdose death rates have exceeded those...
Preliminary 2019 Ohio Overdose Death Rates, Ranked by County

Preliminary 2019 Ohio Overdose Death Rates, Ranked by County

Scioto County records highest overdose death rate ever by an Ohio county Worrisome trends in many counties The counties listed above had the highest overdose death rates in Ohio in 2019, according an a harm Reduction Ohio analysis of deaths included in the Ohio...