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Last Updated: Friday December 10, 2021
(Gallup) Issues surrounding drug use hits close to home for many people across the nation.
According to Gallup’s recent annual Crime poll, 32% of Americans say that substance misuse has been problem in their family.
This is a big increase from an average of 18% of Americans in 1995 and 1999, and 23% in the early 2000s.
Americans living in rural areas as well as those in high-income households saw the biggest increases. Read more.