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Country overview: Slovenia

Key statistics on the drug situation in Slovenia

Drug/Indicator Key statistic Year Data EU range
Min. Max.
Opioids Problem opioid use (rate/1 000) : : 0.26 8.2
All clients entering treatment (%) 2011 86.6 7 91
New clients entering treatment (%) 2011 74.9 2 93
Purity — heroin brown (%) 2011 6.9 5 44
Price per gram — heroin brown (EUR) 2011 20.0–70.0 25 143
Cocaine Prevalence of drug use — schools (%) 2011 3.0 1 5
Prevalence of drug use — young adults (%) : : 0 4
Prevalence of drug use — all adults (%) : : 0 2
All clients entering treatment (%) 2011 3.5 0 41
New clients entering treatment (%) 2011 3.9 0 45
Purity (%) 2011 31.6 22 61
Price per gram (EUR) 2011 30.0–120.0 50 98
Amphetamines Prevalence of drug use — schools (%) 2011 2.0 1 7
Prevalence of drug use — young adults (%) : : 0 4
Prevalence of drug use — all adults (%) : : 0 2
All clients entering treatment (%) 2011 0.4 0 65
New clients entering treatment (%) 2011 0.5 0 70
Purity (%) 2011 4.9 5 30
Price per gram (EUR) 2011 10.0–40.0 8 28
Ecstasy Prevalence of drug use — schools (%) 2011 2.0 1 4
Prevalence of drug use — young adults (%)

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: 0 3
Prevalence of drug use — all adults (%) : : 0 2
All clients entering treatment (%) 2011 0.2 0 1
New clients entering treatment (%) 2011 0.5 0 2
Purity (mg of MDMA base per unit) : : 43 133
Price per tablet (EUR) 2011 3.0–10.0 4 17
Cannabis Prevalence of drug use — schools (%) 2011 23.0 5 42
Prevalence of drug use — young adults (%) 2007 6.9 0 18
Prevalence of drug use — all adults (%) 2007 3.1 0 10
All clients entering treatment (%) 2011 8.4 4 69
New clients entering treatment (%) 2011 18.8 3 78
Potency — herbal (%) 2011 8.8 1 11
Potency — resin (%) 2011 6.4 4 16
Price per gram — herbal (EUR) 2011 3.0–15.0 5 23
Price per gram — resin (EUR) 2011 7.0–30.0 3 18
Prevalence of problem drug use Problem drug use (rate/1 000) : : 2.1 10.0
Injecting drug use (rate/1 000) : : 0.2 5.7
Drug-related infectious diseases/deaths HIV infections newly diagnosed (rate/million) 2011 0.0 0.0 51.5
HIV prevalence (%) 2011 1.9 0 34
HCV prevalence (%) 2011 28.5 18 65
Drug-related deaths (rate/million) 2011 16.9 1.0 135.7
Health and social responses Syringes distributed 2011 632 462 0 13 800 000
Clients in substitution treatment 2011 3 557 188 177 993
Treatment demand All clients 2011 521 224 119 652
New clients 2011 207 18 47 566
All clients with known primary drug 2011 521 224 114 904
New clients with known primary drug 2011 207 163 44 984
Drug law offences Number of reports of offences 2011 5 616 388 415 354
Offences for use/possession 2011 3 691 59 391 649

Notes

See the explanatory notes for further information on the methods and definitions.

Only the most recent data are available for each key statistic. Data before 2006 were excluded.

Page last updated: Monday, 27 May 2013