The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Estimates from the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health Overview of Findings has been published on the SAMHSA site. Key findings include:
- An estimated 24.6 million individuals aged 12 or older were current illicit drug users in 2013
- In 2013, 60.1 million individuals ages 12 or older were past month binge drinkers
- Of the estimated 22.7 million individuals aged 12 or older in 2013 who needed treatment for an illicit drug or alcohol use program, 2.5 million received treatment at a specialty facility.
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