Drug overdose is a major health and safety concern nationally and locally.

 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose (that includes prescription opioids and heroin).

Chester County data currently reflects complete records from 2016 and 2017. 

In 2016, there were 105 total drug-related overdose deaths, including suicides. Of the 105 deaths, 97 were accidental.

In 2017, there were 153 total drug-related overdose deaths, including suicides. Of the 153 deaths, 144 were accidental.

For the most up-to-date statistics, visit the OverdoseFreePA website and the PA Opioid Data Dashboard.