Figure DUP-1 Studies of lifetime prevalence of use of various drugs among prisoners, 1999 to 2004 in some EU countries

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For sources and bibliographic references, the numbering after the country name, refer to Table DUP-0.

Data between brackets refer to sample sizes and study years.

The Netherlands: The figure for ecstasy (21 %) refers to amphetamines or ecstasy; figures for heroin (4 % and 5 %) refers to heroin and opiates.

Finland: The figure for heroin (5 %) refers to opiates.

United Kingdom: The figure for cocaine (57 %) refers to cocaine and crack; the figure for heroin (60 %) refers to heroin and opiates.

For methodological details of studies, refer to Table DUP-1 in the 2006 statistical bulletin.

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


Reitox National focal points. For detailed sources and bibliographic references, refer to Table DUP-0.