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WISH: Opioid Module

A Guide to Interpreting Opioid Statistics (P-02084)  (PDF)

  • What are opioids?
  • Where do the data come from?
  • What do the different statistics mean?

View the opioid guide developed by the Department of Health Services, Division of Public Health, Office of Health Informatics.




Wisconsin Opioid Overdose Deaths

Opioid overdose deaths have been increasing. There were over eleven times as many deaths in 2020 as in 2000.

Last revised April 13, 2023