Indicator Dashboards Opioid Dashboard

Indicator Dashboards
Opioid Dashboard

Key
  • Improving
  • Stable
  • Getting Worse
  • Not Available

The purpose of the Opioid Dashboard is to be a one-stop shop for all statewide data related to opioid use, misuse, and overdose death prevention.

If you have a question, connect with the team:
General questions and contributions - kate.erickson@state.mn.us or 651-201-5483
Opioid data information - nate.wright@state.mn.us
Policy or program information - dana.farley@state.mn.us
Media Inquiries - scott.smith@state.mn.us or 651-201-5806

To learn more about what is happening statewide visit Opioid Misuse, Substance Use Disorder, and Overdose Prevention.

Click on top italicized indicator to expand the section to view additional indicators, narrative and special topics, data analysis with trends and comparisons when available, strengths and limitations of the data source(s), resources and downloadable graphs, and prevention and promising practices.

You can also visit the Department of Human Service's (DHS) Know the Dangers for more opioid-specific information.

Opioid Overdose Death

IndicatorData Year Current Data
2016395

Opioid Overdose Deaths by Drug Category2016Prescription: 194 Heroin: 150

Nonfatal Overdose

IndicatorData Year Current Data
20162,074

Emergency Room Visits for Opioids20161,109

Use, Misuse, and Substance Use Disorder

IndicatorData Year Current Data
2013-201412-17 years: 4% 18-25 years: 8% 26+ years: 3%

Heroin Use2014-201512-17 years: 0.1% 18-25 years: 0.8% 26+ years: 0.4%

Admission to Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder201510,332

Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) Percent Capacity06/201789%

Prescribing Practices

IndicatorData Year Current Data
20163,536,939

Percent MN licensed prescribers enrolled in the Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP)201639%

Prescribing Rate Among Top 500 Prescribers201521%

Supply, Diversion, and Harm Reduction

IndicatorData Year Current Data
2016Oxycodone:649,846gMorphine:214,606gHydrocodone:212,400g

Take-Back Locations2016240+

Quantity of Seized Drugs2016Prescriptions:58,645 doses Heroin:5,328g

Co-occurring Conditions

IndicatorData Year Current Data
2014Chronic Pain:
736.3 per 100,000
Opioid Use Disorder: 304.3 per 100,000 Mood and Depressive Disorders:
46.0 per 10,000

Non-Fatal Overdoses with Serious and Persistent Mental Illness (SPMI)2016TBD

New Cases of Hepatitis C (HCV) with Injection Drug Use2016TBD

Opioid Use Hospitalizations Involving Suicidal Ideation201524.7 per 100,000

Infants with NAS/NOWS Diagnosis201660.0 per 10,000

New Cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) with Injection Drug Use201726 Cases

Social Determinants of Health

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The collection, analysis, and dissemination of data and information is made possible by the Minnesota Department of Health's Data-Driven Prevention Initiative (DDPI), funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).