Substance Use Disorders (exc. Alcohol): Inpatient Visit Rate by Race/Ethnicity & Geography

New York Finger Lakes Region (2014-2016)

Further segmenting the data into urban/suburban/rural areas provides some additional insights. The inpatient visit and mortality rates are all highest in urban areas. Suburban and rural rates are more comparable to each other. Within urban areas, the drug overdose mortality rate for whites is by far the highest, despite having the lowest rates of inpatient visit due to drug use disorders.

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