Erratum: Vol. 65, Nos. 50 & 51
Weekly / January 13, 2017 / 66(01);35
In the report “Increases in Drug and Opioid-Involved Overdose Deaths — United States, 2010–2015” in both “TABLE 1. Number and age-adjusted rate of drug overdose deaths* involving natural and semisynthetic opioids† and methadone,§,¶ by sex, age group, race/ethnicity,** U.S. Census region, and selected states†† — United States, 2014 and 2015,” and in “TABLE 2. Number and age-adjusted rate of drug overdose deaths* involving synthetic opioids other than methadone† and heroin,§,¶ by sex, age group, race/ethnicity,** U.S. Census region, and selected states†† — United States, 2014 and 2015,” the seventh footnote (§§) should have read as follows: “Statistically significant at p<0.05 level. Nonoverlapping confidence intervals based on the gamma method were used if the number of deaths was <100 in 2014 or 2015, and z-tests were used if the number of deaths was ≥100 in both 2014 and 2015.”
Suggested citation for this article: Erratum: Vol. 65, Nos. 50 & 51. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2017;66:35. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6601a10external icon.
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