Crack Cocaine - New Technology Uncovers Disturbing Findings

New groundbreaking technology has gathered addictions research on search frequencies related to crack cocaine and analyzed the results. The statistics are shocking.

While the term “cocaine addiction” is searched online over 115,000 times each year, “crack cocaine” is typed an incredible 491,569 times in search engines. In fact, within the top 30 two and three word combinations (see Graph 1 below), only one reference is made to “crack cocaine addiction” (10,013 occurrences), which one could assume to be searches for symptoms, treatment or similar information; the remaining are specific inquiries into the methods, cost, chemistry and ingredients for making this illegal drug.

“Crack Cocaine Recipe” - One of the Most Commonly Searched Phrases

When searching for “crack cocaine” online, this specific phrase is accompanied most often by “make crack” (54,508 occurrences) and “make crack cocaine” (52,591). These key phrases are followed closely by “crack cocaine recipe” (36,049), “making crack” (24,786) and “how to make crack” (17,898).

Apparently, users looking for a homemade crack cocaine recipe will try different angles, hoping perhaps to fly under the radar. Terms such as “crack cocaine pictures”, “cooking crack cocaine” and “smoking crack” also rank among the top 30 search concepts.

Crack Cocaine - Prevalent Search Topics - Graph 1

(Continued on Graph 3 at the bottom of this page)

Top 30 two and three word combinations



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 0  510,000
crack cocaine    491569
make crack    54508
make crack cocaine    52591
crack cocaine recipe    36049
cocaine recipe    36049
making crack    24786
making crack cocaine    23316
how to make crack    17898
cook crack    13341
cook crack cocaine    13340
cocaine addiction    10013
crack cocaine addiction    10013
cocaine pictures    9993
crack cocaine pictures    9989
cooking crack cocaine    9309
cooking crack    9309
crack and cocaine    7418
how to cook crack    6048
cocaine and crack    5949
smoking crack    4726
smoking crack cocaine    4708
recipe for crack    4411
recipe for crack cocaine    4411
crack cocaine drug    4089
cocaine drug    4089
crack cocaine babies    4033
cocaine babies    4033
drug test    3848
cocaine drug test    3842
crack cocaine drug test    3842
0 510,000

How to “Make Crack Cocaine” - Abusers Continue to Search

Staggering numbers confirm that attempts to seek out pictures, cooking methods or other information specific to making crack cocaine continue at astounding rates. Graph 2 plots the most prevalent words used in “crack cocaine” searches: “make” appears over 55,000 times, followed by “recipe” (40,569), “how” (32,357), “ways” (26,511) and “making” (24,858). A theme is evident.

Crack Cocaine - Prevalent Words and Concepts Study - Graph 2

Top 100 words used in crack cocaine searches
(Top 1000 can be found at Top 100 crack cocaine exact phrases and top 1,000 concepts/words - Graph 5)



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 0  57,000
make    55125
recipe    40569
how    32357
ways    26511
making    24858
cook    13386
pictures    13371
addiction    11007
cooking    9608
methods    6225
smoking    5496
babies    4752
side    4730
what    4270
drug    4124
test    3913
inject    3683
pipes    3531
from    2732
pipe    2392
microwave    2244
cost    2199
ingredients    2060
system    1994
users    1972
blog    1877
addicts    1869
stays    1846
treatment    1694
pregnancy    1630
soda    1507
difference    1493
symptoms    1412
steps    1397
prices    1260
statistics    1121
epidemic    1108
lyrics    1106
facts    876
signs    863
information    798
recipes    772
withdrawal    761
smell    690
picture    686
images    646
fake    577
vs    558
homemade    557
detoxing    549
about    537
long    502
people    492
chemistry    474
names    459
grams    452
5    438
help    436
history    416
recovery    414
abusers    403
who    394
it    383
video    377
teeth    376
dealers    374
sale    369
different    366
photos    341
user    338
meth    333
differences    329
info    323
term    314
research    294
stop    267
pros    257
smoke    236
resin    225
spider    222
behavior    221
tx    219
austin    219
shoot    219
manufacturing    198
withdrawals    188
rocks    186
cravings    184
using    171
stay    158
reweighing    148
united    147
states    147
issues    146
after    137
addicted    128
cut    125
home    122
physical    122
cause    120
0 57,000

Addictions Research On Crack Cocaine... Pioneering Data from a Montreal Drug and Alcohol Rehab Center

USDR, a modern drug and alcohol rehab facility near Montreal, Quebec, Canada has pioneered this innovative type of online addictions research. These statistics provide valuable insights into the type of information that's being sought online and how to best make a positive impact on the growing crisis of crack cocaine abuse.

Crack Cocaine - Prevalent Search Topics, Continued - Graph 3

Top 31 - 101 two and three word combinations
(Top 30 are in Graph 1 above)



  estimated searches/year across all search engines     
 300  3900
what is crack    3717
what is crack cocaine    3717
how to inject crack    3664
pictures of crack    3191
pictures of crack cocaine    3187
cocaine pipes    2796
crack cocaine pipes    2796
cocaine crack    2275
cocaine to crack    2209
cost of crack cocaine    2193
cost of crack    2193
cocaine users    1966
crack cocaine users    1966
crack cocaine ingredients    1958
cocaine ingredients    1958
crack cocaine blog    1876
cocaine blog    1876
cocaine addicts    1865
crack cocaine addicts    1856
crack cocaine pipe    1845
cocaine pipe    1845
side effects of crack    1565
crack cocaine and pregnancy    1470
cocaine and pregnancy    1470
cocaine prices    1240
crack cocaine prices    1240
making crack cocaine steps    1225
crack cocaine treatment    1116
cocaine treatment    1116
cocaine or crack    1115
cocaine epidemic    1108
cocaine lyrics    1106
crack cocaine lyrics    1106
crack cocaine statistics    1105
cocaine statistics    1105
crack cocaine epidemic    1103
cocaine smoking    769
symptoms of crack    753
symptoms of crack cocaine    753
crack cocaine smoking pipes    732
cocaine information    717
cocaine images    642
crack cocaine withdrawal    609
cocaine withdrawal    609
fake crack cocaine    577
fake crack    577
crack cocaine information    571
homemade crack cocaine    557
homemade crack    557
homemade crack cocaine pipes    550
crack vs cocaine    550
detoxing from crack cocaine    549
detoxing from crack    549
signs of addiction    549
crack pipe    511
cocaine crack pipe    511
about crack    481
about crack cocaine    477
chemistry of crack cocaine    474
make fake crack cocaine    427
make fake crack    427
history of crack    406
history of crack cocaine    406
crack cocaine recovery    404
cocaine recovery    404
cocaine abusers    403
crack cocaine symptoms    398
cocaine symptoms    398
facts about crack    395
picture of crack    394
picture of crack cocaine    394
300 3900