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The rate of relapse for drug addicts after being released from jail varies widely depending on many factors, such as the type of drug, the duration and intensity of the addiction, and the individual’s circumstances. However, research suggests that the rate of relapse for drug addicts after being released from jail is generally high, with estimates ranging from 40% to 80% within the first year. This highlights the importance of continuing care and support after leaving jail to prevent relapse and promote long-term recovery.