Key statistics in Slovenia 2017

Slovenia Country Drug Report 2017

Key statistics

Most recent estimates and data reported

  EU range
  Year Country data Min. Max.
Cannabis
Lifetime prevalence of use schools (% , Source: ESPAD) 2015 24.9 6.5 36.8
Last year prevalence of use young adults (%) 2012 10.3 0.4 22.1
Last year prevalence of drug use all adults (%) 2012 4.4 0.3 11.1
All treatment entrants (%) 2015 14 3 71
First-time treatment entrants (%) 2015 39 8 79
Quantity of herbal cannabis seized (kg) 2015 457.5 4 45 816
Number of herbal cannabis seizures 2015 3 103 106 156 984
Quantity of cannabis resin seized (kg) 2015 2.5 1 380 361
Number of cannabis resin seizures 2015 109 14 164 760
Potency herbal (% THC) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 0.1-23.1 0 46
Potency resin (% THC) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 0.3-19.4 0 87.4
Price per gram herbal (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 4-10 0.6 31.1
Price per gram resin (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 7-20 0.9 46.6
Cocaine
Lifetime prevalence of use schools (% , Source: ESPAD) 2015 2.2 0.9 4.9
Last year prevalence of use young adults (%) 2012 1.2 0.2 4
Last year prevalence of drug use all adults (%) 2012 0.5 0.1 2.3
All treatment entrants (%) 2015 4 0 37
First-time treatment entrants (%) 2015 9 0 40
Quantity of cocaine seized (kg) 2015 2.8 2 21 621
Number of cocaine seizures 2015 178 16 38 273
Purity (%) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 14.1-84 0 100
Price per gram (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 40-120 10 248.5
Amphetamines
Lifetime prevalence of use schools (% , Source: ESPAD) 2015 0.9 0.8 6.5
Last year prevalence of use young adults (%) 2012 0.8 0.1 3.1
Last year prevalence of drug use all adults (%) 2012 0.3 0 1.6
All treatment entrants (%) 2015 1 0 70
First-time treatment entrants (%) 2015 5 0 75
Quantity of amphetamine seized (kg) 2015 2 0 3 796
Number of amphetamine seizures 2013 241 1 10 388
Purity amphetamine (%) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 1.3-71.1 0 100
Price per gram amphetamine (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 10-30 1 139.8
MDMA
Lifetime prevalence of use schools (% , Source: ESPAD) 2015 2.2 0.5 5.2
Last year prevalence of use young adults (%) 2012 0.8 0.1 6.6
Last year prevalence of drug use all adults (%) 2012 0.3 0.1 3.4
All treatment entrants (%) 2015 0 0 2
First-time treatment entrants (%) 2015 1 0 2
Quantity of MDMA seized (tablets) 2015 2 908 54 5 673 901
Number of MDMA seizures 2013 53 3 5 012
Purity (mg of MDMA base per unit) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 60.5-150.7 0 293
Price per tablet (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 5-10 0.5 60
Opioids
High-risk opioid use (rate/1 000) 2015 3.7 0.3 8.1
All treatment entrants (%) 2015 75 4 93
First-time treatment entrants (%) 2015 42 2 87
Quantity of heroin seized (kg) 2015 6 0 8 294
Number of heroin seizures 2015 273 2 12 271
Purity heroin (%) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 3.4-55.7 0 96
Price per gram heroin (EUR) (minimum and maximum values registered) 2015 20-50 3.1 214
Newly diagnosed HIV cases related to injecting drug use (cases/million population, Source: ECDC) 2015 0.5 0 44
HIV prevalence among PWID* (%) 2015 0 0 30.9
HCV prevalence among PWID* (%) 2015 42.7 15.7 83.5
Injecting drug use (cases rate/1 000 population) No data No data 0.2 9.2
Drug-induced deaths all adults (cases/million population) 2015 21.6 1.6 102.7
Health and social responses
Syringes distributed through specialised programmes 2015 500 757 164 12 314 781
Clients in substitution treatment 2015 3 261 252 168 840
Treatment demand
All clients 2015 316 282 124 234
First-time clients 2015 88 24 40 390
Drug law offences
Number of reports of offences 2015 4 235 472 411 157
Offences for use/possession 2015 3 730 359 390 843

* PWID — People who inject drugs.


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