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The Consumption and Consequences of ATOD in Indiana: State Epi Profile
Published by the Center for Health Policy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), this report is developed annually by the Indiana State Epidemiology and Outcomes Workgroup Support Team headed by Dr. Eric Wright.    Its stated aim is “to provide a useful reference tool for policymakers, communities, and professionals involved in substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion.    The publication is accompanied by a chart pack, with graphs and tables, and by a series of fact sheets on the various drugs of abuse.  All of these resources can be found at the Center’s website.  The 2011 report is available at http://www.healthpolicy.iupui.edu/PubsPDFs/2011%20State%20Epidemiological%20Profile.pdf

Contents include such topics as:
  • Data Highlights
  • Methods
  • Alcohol Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Tobacco Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Marijuana Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Cocaine Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Heroin Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Methamphetamine Use in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Prescription Drug Abuse in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Polysubstance Abuse in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences
  • Indicators of Substance Abuse in Indiana: Consumption Patterns and Consequences

Appendices provide tables by region and county as well as:
  • Data sources recommended by the State Epidemiology and Outcomes Workgroup (SEOW)
  • Substance Use Indicators At-A-Glance (Maps)