Opioid Prescribing Rate By County 2014

Today’s map of the day shows the rate of opioid prescription by county for the year of 2014 per 100 persons. From the map we can see many counties within various southern states and some western states, such as Northern California and Organ, have higher rates indicated by the darker brown shading. Are you able to identify some counties that once had a higher rate in 2014 compared to the previously posted 2015 and 2016 maps?

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