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THE ECONOMICS OF DISEASE AND ADDICTION

The average American lifespan is 78.7 years. From our estimates using data from the Centers for Disease Control, the average age of a drug overdose is 38.7 years, which would result in an average 40 years of American life lost for every drug-related death.

Source: http://www.withdrawal.net/realize/drug-deaths-compared/#age