Summary of the 2011 ESPAD report


This is a summary of the 2011 European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ESPAD) which aims to collect comparable data on substance use among 15–16 year-old European students in order to monitor trends within as well as between countries. This summary presents key results from the 2011 survey as well as findings regarding the long-term trends. An initial section gives a short overview of the methodology.

Table of contents

  • Foreword
  • Summary
    • Methodology and data quality
    • Cigarettes
    • Alcohol
    • Illicit drugs
    • Other substances 
    • Final remarks 
  • Key figures on drug use