Pierce County Opioid-Related Death Rate

About this Community Indicator
Reducing the number of County residents addicted to opioids is a priority for the Executive and Council.  Tracking the death rate allows leaders to evaluate the effectiveness of programs and policies intended to reduce addiction.

Pierce County’s opioid-related death rate decreased from 10.8 in 2017 to 9.0 in 2018.   

Contact: Open Pierce County team