How Cocaine and Crack use affects those abusing it, and is creating a real need for effective drug rehab and addiction treatment in Wyoming.
Estimates of those Wyoming residents using any form of cocaine in the 2005 are as follows:
| Cocaine/Crack use in Wyoming – 2005
|Total cocaine/ crack users||21,000|
|Cocaine/crack users ages 12-17||4,000|
|Cocaine/crack users ages 18-25||7,000|
|Cocaine/crack users ages 26 and older||10,000|
In 2005 just under one third of all admissions for substance abuse treatment were cocaine related. Crack cocaine accounted for 72% of the cocaine admissions in that same year.
The following additional data is presented for cocaine and crack use in the United States for the year 2006:
|Cocaine use in lifetime, last year, and last month|
|2006||Used in lifetime||Used in last year||Used in last month|
|Ages 26 and older||29,598,000||3,399,000||1,582,000|
|Cocaine use by gender|
|Crack use in lifetime, last year, and last month|
|2006||Used in lifetime||Used in Last year||Used in last month|
|Ages 26 and older||7,250,000||1,113,000||618,000|
| Crack use by gender
|Primary cocaine admissions aged 12 and older|
|Admissions by primary substance of abuse – 2005|
Getting help for crack cocaine use can seem like a daunting task, but there is help out there and you are not alone. There are literally millions of people struggling with this same disease.