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Table SZR-13. Number of ecstasy seizures 1995 to 2010

Part (i) 1995 to 2010

Country1995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Belgium(1)1002::267211002504245039:::200917981412921650
Bulgaria:::::::61111614727:172
Czech Republic(2):::::::373352412930181316
Denmark 984110143197444331340322505461540397251200200
Germany :251823681986288346814290341725713463323823822495269817611209
Estonia 11816163242103126184243172270281974522
Ireland 5714053474661064186414851027108380668885811737309030
Greece(3):::::::2431881531298085543322
Spain 16302242199913751995375011947918046941920337140323432271515251538
France 587644628608649140915891782186421351937924935781::
Italy(4)9481157848730::::::345347326258107107
Cyprus :::::::::26343419:111
Latvia :::::2060803790131103185118195
Lithuania :::::1113972989285114948823
Luxembourg 2526122210151626814149716102
Hungary :::::::3043621226366145152186339
Malta ::::::8:3687724458723742
Netherlands(5)::310124154125::::::::::
Austria 15325425313521533035230827628629524825018113163
Poland::::::22941016::::::
Portugal(6)52037357381164190149158166135110886386
Romania :::::::::::941682103040
Slovenia :::::127148119686536543747169
Slovakia ::15325223920372634475355
Finland :527457159393465329316328363297340250190229
Sweden(7)2616320310416050863263248841138130926823142127
United Kingdom(8)55136216509848506637979010410834275776573694485957609521837242535
Croatia::::::537678450467242118106694552
Turkey ::::::7915430659918938747835694111371
Norway 16019224217850282784169340545234141142131416871
Total10630139911254613506158332694635964281092152421221217842320721653167309725
 

Notes:

A fuller historical series, back to 1985 for reporting countries, is available in the Supplementary tables section of this Statistical bulletin.

(1) 1998 data includes both seizures of ecstasy and amphetamine.

(2) In 2002 data include 1 seizure of ecstasy powder.

(3) Until 2003, data include both ecstasy and amphetamine tablets.

(4) Since 2000, data include seizures of tablets of all amphetamine-type products with no differentiation between products (a majority of seizures of tablets being ecstasy-type products); see Table SZR-11 for number of seizures of amphetamine-type products additionally seized in kg.

(5) 1997 data include 269 seizures of MDMA and 41 of MDEA. 2000 data include seizures of both ecstasy and amphetamine.

(6) 2001 data include 6 seizures of ecstasy measured in kg; 21 in 2002; 21 in 2003; 25 in 2004; 40 in 2005; 50 in 2006, and 9 of crystals and 44 of ground ecstasy in 2007.

(7) Before 2001, data include only seizures of MDMA and MDA; whereas since 2001, data include seizures of MDMA, MDA and MDE.

(8) Since 2007 data for Scotland are not available, see Table SZR-00 part (ii)

Source:

Reitox national focal points. See Table SZR-00 part (i) and Table SZR-00 part (ii)

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