The data presented here cover a broad range of areas including the most recent estimates of treatment and prevalence, drug-related infectious diseases, high risk drug use estimate, levels of drug related deaths, drug related crime in the form of drug seizures, types of offence, price, purity and use in prison, and country responses to the drug situation in Europe.
Date of last update: 04 June 2015.
The data is largely based on data submitted to the EMCDDA by the Reitox network of focal points and is the result of close cooperation between focal points and experts at the country level, and the EMCDDA at the European level.
The information provided here may be freely reused, provided it is reproduced accurately, not presented in a misleading way and that all sources are acknowledged.
To get started browsing the latest data on drugs in Europe, first select a starting point. Each option below provides you with a different way of exploriing the data so select the one that best suits your needs.
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Select a general area of interest from the menu on the left. Explore each of these datasets by navigating through the tree. Larger datasets may take a few moments the first time you click on them. Much of the data can be viewed directly in your browser, though some data is only available as downloaded Excel files.
Use the menu on the far left to select from one to six countries. Select areas of interest from the second menu (as many as you like). Larger datasets may take a few moments the first time you click on them. Much of the data can be viewed directly in your browser, though some data is only available as downloaded Excel files.
About the EMCDDA
The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) is the reference point on drugs and drug addiction information in Europe. Inaugurated in Lisbon in 1995, it is one of the EU’s decentralised agencies. Read more >>