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Figure DRD-3. Trends in mean age of drug-induced deaths in some of the EU-15 Member States, 1990 to 2010

 
 
YearMean age
DKDEIEESFRITLUNLATFISEUK (DSD)NO
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199028.027.527.227.227.934.0
199129.028.027.627.827.735.0
199229.028.928.528.226.836.0
199330.029.229.424.725.536.0
199430.030.328.526.827.235.037.0
199530.030.829.428.528.037.036.0
199631.031.930.528.533.528.738.035.3
199731.032.130.626.835.828.936.034.6
199831.029.932.431.133.436.330.138.034.5
199932.030.033.331.729.436.530.536.434.8
200033.031.534.038.532.229.236.130.135.435.5
200133.033.034.339.033.131.537.031.335.835.8
200238.032.032.035.837.733.831.238.631.937.035.2
200337.634.033.036.038.433.536.638.229.538.336.238.6
200437.934.032.037.439.834.132.239.028.739.036.836.738.1
200542.035.033.038.440.734.831.538.929.042.039.337.737.1
200643.035.033.037.939.535.332.439.229.038.342.237.536.4
200743.035.032.038.942.435.332.439.230.036.040.737.337.6
200842.036.034.038.041.835.533.240.129.536.241.038.138.5
200944.036.034.640.536.630.340.831.838.740.338.940.3
201036.036.031.040.032.437.339.7
Statistical bulletin 2006: Figure DRD-3
Statistical bulletin 2007: Figure DRD-3
Statistical bulletin 2008: Figure DRD-3
Statistical bulletin 2009: Figure DRD-3
Statistical bulletin 2010: Figure DRD-3
Statistical bulletin 2011: Figure DRD-3
See also 'General notes for interpreting data' on the Explanatory notes and help page.

Notes:

The figure represents data from countries that reported the mean age of victims for most years during the reporting period.

For Spain the information is based on six cities (Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla, Zaragoza and Bilbao).

Information is based on ‘national definitions’ as presented in Table DRD-6 in the 2012 Statistical bulletin.

Sources:

Reitox national reports 2011, taken from national mortality registries or special registries (forensic or police).

  1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Denmark                         38.0 37.6 37.9 42.0 43.0 43.0 42.0 44.0  
Germany 28.0 29.0 29.0 30.0 30.0 30.0 31.0 31.0 31.0 32.0 33.0 33.0 32.0 34.0 34.0 35.0 35.0 35.0 36.0 36.0 36.0
Ireland                 29.9 30.0 31.5 33.0 32.0 33.0 32.0 33.0 33.0 32.0 34.0 34.6  
Spain 27.5 28.0 28.9 29.2 30.3 30.8 31.9 32.1 32.4 33.3 34.0 34.3 35.8 36.0 37.4 38.4 37.9 38.9 38.0    
France                     38.5 39.0 37.7 38.4 39.8 40.7 39.5 42.4 41.8 40.5  
Italy 27.2 27.6 28.5 29.4 28.5 29.4 30.5 30.6 31.1 31.7 32.2 33.1 33.8 33.5 34.1 34.8 35.3 35.3 35.5 36.6 36.0
Luxemourg 27.2 27.8 28.2 24.7 26.8 28.5 28.5 26.8 33.4 29.4 29.2 31.5 31.2 36.6 32.2 31.5 32.4 32.4 33.2 30.3 31.0
Netherlands             33.5 35.8 36.3 36.5 36.1 37.0 38.6 38.2 39.0 38.9 39.2 39.2 40.1 40.8 40.0
Austria 27.9 27.7 26.8 25.5 27.2 28.0 28.7 28.9 30.1 30.5 30.1 31.3 31.9 29.5 28.7 29.0 29.0 30.0 29.5 31.8 32.4
Finland                             39.0 42.0 38.3 36.0 36.2 38.7 37.3
Sweden 34.0 35.0 36.0 36.0 35.0 37.0 38.0 36.0 38.0 36.4 35.4 35.8 37.0 38.3 36.8 39.3 42.2 40.7 41.0 40.3  
United Kingdom  (DSD)         37.0 36.0 35.3 34.6 34.5 34.8 35.5 35.8 35.2 36.2 36.7 37.7 37.5 37.3 38.1 38.9 39.7
Norway                           38.6 38.1 37.1 36.4 37.6 38.5 40.3  

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