Map Depiciting Overdose Death Rates By StateSOURCE: National Vital Statistics System • Centers For Disease Control & Prevention
   State  2017 Overdose Deaths  Rate Per 100,000 2017 Marijuana Use Laws 
 1. West Virginia 974  57.8  Total Ban
 2. Ohio 5,111  46.3  Medical Use
 3. Pennsylvania 5,388 44.3  Medical Use
 - District of Columbia 310 44.0  Medical & Recreational Use
 4. Kentucky  1,108 37.2  Total Ban
 5. New Hampshire 467 37.0  Medical Use
 6. Delaware 338 37.0  Medical Use
 7. Maryland 2,247 36.3  Medical Use 
 8. Maine 424 34.4  Medical & Recreational Use 
 9. Massachusetts 2,168  31.8   Medical & Recreational Use 
 10. Rhode Island 320 31.0   Medical Use 
 11. Connecticut 1,072  30.9   Medical Use 
 12. New Jersey 2,685 30.0  Medical Use 
 13. Indiana 1,852 29.4  Total Ban
 14. Michigan 2,694 27.8  Medical Use
 15. Tennessee 1,776 26.6  Total Ban 
 16. Florida 5,088 25.1   Medical Use
 17. New Mexico 493 24.8   Medical Use
 18. Louisiana 1,108 24.5  Total Ban
 19. North Carolina  2,414 24.1   Total Ban 
 20. Missouri 1,367 23.4  Total Ban
 21. Vermont 134 23.2  Medical Use
 22. Utah 650 22.3  Total Ban
 23. Arizona 1,532 22.2  Medical Use
 24. Illinois 2,778 21.6  Medical Use
 25. Nevada 676 21.6  Medical & Recreational Use
 26. Wisconsin 1,177 21.2  Total Ban
 27. South Carolina 1,008 20.5  Total Ban
 28. Alaska 147 20.2  Medical & Recreational Use
 29. Oklahoma 775 20.1  Total Ban
 30. New York 3,921 19.4  Medical Us
 31. Alabama 835  18.0  Total Ban
 32. Virginia 1,507 17.9  Total Ban
 33. Colorado 1,015 17.6  Medical & Recreational Use
 34. Arkansas 446 15.5  Medical Use
 35. Washington 1,169 15.2  Medical & Recreational Use
 36. Georgia 1,537 14.7  Total Ban
 37. Idaho 236 14.4  Total Ban
 38. Hawaii 203 13.8  Medical Use
 39. Minnesota 733 13.3  Medcial Use
 40. Oregon 530 12.4  Medical & Recreational Use
 41. Mississippi 354 12.2  Total Ban
 42. Wyomin 69 12.2  Total Ban
 43. Kansas 333  11.8  Total Ban
 44. California  4,868 11.7  Medical & Recreational Use
 45. Montana 119 11.7  Medical Use
 46. Iowa 341 11.5  Total Ban
 47. Texas 2,989 10.5  Total Ban
 48. North Dakota 68 9.2  Medical Use
 49. South Dakota 73 8.5  Total Ban
 50. Nebraska 152 8.1  Total Ban