Infographic: The Drug Problem in Massachusetts

 •	2,000+ overdose deaths statewide in one year  o	Source: Massachusetts Department of Public Hearth  o	Original Statistic: Displayed within graphic o	https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2019/05/15/Opioid-related-Overdose-Deaths-by-City-Town-May-2019.pdf •	220 overdose deaths in Bristol County alone  o	Source: Massachusetts Department of Public Hearth o	Original Statistic: Displayed within graphic o	https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2019/05/15/Opioid-related-Overdose-Deaths-by-County-May-2019.pdf •	89% of drug deaths involved fentanyl o	Source: Massachusetts Department of Public Hearth o	Original Statistic: Displayed within graphic o	https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2019/05/15/Opioid-related-Overdose-Deaths-among-MA-Residents-May-2019.pdf •	70% of opioid related deaths were males  o	Office of Emergency Medical Services, Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality, MDPH  o	Original Statistic: Displayed within graphic o	Emergency Media Services Data provided by ASAC