The U.S. ranks 17th in opiate use

According to the United Nations World Drug Report, 2008, in any given year, 0.6 percent of Americans between the ages of 15 and 64 use opiates. This rate makes the United States tied for seventeenth with Georgia, Lithuania, Malta, and Nigeria. Iran ranks first, with 2.8% of Iranians between 15 and 64 using opiates.

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  1. 2 March 2009 at 6:41 am

    A nice collection of all the rankings of the US in natural resources. The statistics that that you have provided are really accurate. Thanks for collecting and posting the rankings of US in various sectors.

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