EMCDDA Home
  • EN
Search

Table TDI-16. Source of referral of clients entering treatment, 2011 or most recent year available

Part (i) New outpatient clients by country and source of referral (%)

CountrySelf- referredFamily/ friendsOther drug treatment centresGeneral practitionersHospital/ medical sourceSocial servicesCourt/ probation/ policeOtherSource known (n)Source not known
Belgium16.511.97.66.14.910.236.46.5175112
Bulgaria26.953.81.90.50.00.90.016.021210
Czech Republic26.025.33.12.83.014.415.79.781353
Denmark(1)100.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.018150
Germany38.813.43.76.32.013.219.82.8160071331
Estonia69.928.2::1.20.6::163:
Ireland(2)33.816.13.49.111.114.111.60.8222224
Greece18.653.13.41.41.71.64.116.2189919
Spain(2)29.217.28.111.94.86.218.14.4223754430
France23.49.82.04.33.44.246.86.19777856
Italy36.56.58.61.15.12.212.527.4318891790
Cyprus25.121.41.30.50.81.045.24.73871
Latvia(3)70.10.013.20.00.00.016.80.036422
Lithuania::::::::::
Luxembourg::::::::::
Hungary9.93.11.50.20.60.483.31.026268
Malta39.027.211.32.14.60.59.75.61958
Netherlands23.01.13.027.67.40.23.833.96688125
Austria21.212.23.12.52.616.432.49.7129525
Poland(4)37.437.93.91.52.00.510.85.9203:
Portugal(5)31.815.32.75.08.02.013.721.52159106
Romania50.713.61.54.612.70.012.14.84793
Slovenia70.114.71.57.12.00.50.53.619710
Slovakia52.036.61.11.73.40.34.30.63521
Finland35.09.33.30.020.818.67.16.01833
Sweden(2)30.825.21.42.65.523.74.06.89529
United Kingdom(6)29.71.67.011.38.43.626.312.044659988
Croatia18.121.44.80.3:16.730.68.194046
Turkey::::::::::
Norway::::::::::
Total31.88.86.27.95.65.021.613.21506029880
 

Notes:

: Indicates data are not available

Percentages are of clients whose source of referral is known (n).

(1) All cases are reported as self-referred.

(2) Data are from 2010.

(3) In 2010 Latvia submitted a new dataset with a more precise TDI EMCDDA definition. Caution should be made when comparing data with previous years.

(4) Data are from 2010. Data presented in the table come from TDI pilot project. Caution should be made when interpreting the data.

(5) In 2010 came into implementation a new national information system implying methodological changes particularly in the registration criteria. Caution should be made when comparing 2010 data with previous years. Other includes persons referred by National Commission for Protection of Children and Youth at Risk, Commissions for the Dissuasion of Drug Use, self-help groups, school institution, telephone helpline, harm reduction without low-threshold methadone.

(6) Data are from 1st of April 2010 to 31st March 2011.

For more information relative to the treatment centre type, please see Table TDI-7.

See also ‘General notes for interpreting data’ on the Explanatory notes and help page.

Source:

Reitox national reports 2012 — TDI — outpatient treatment centres.

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 >>

Contact us

EMCDDA
Praça Europa 1, Cais do Sodré
1249-289 Lisbon
Portugal
Tel. (351) 211 21 02 00
Fax (351) 218 13 17 11

More contact options >>

Page last updated: Friday, 26 April 2013