Drug use in Ireland and Northern Ireland Drug Prevalence Survey 2010/11Posted on June 19th, 2012 No comments
This bulletin presents key findings at a local level from the third drug prevalence survey of households in both Ireland and Northern Ireland. The survey sampled a representative number of people aged between 15 and 64 during late 2010 and early 2011.
The survey was carried out according to standards set by the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA). This bulletin presents results relating to drug prevalence on a lifetime, last year (recent) and last month (current) basis for illegal and other drugs including alcohol and tobacco for each Regional Drug Task Force Area (former Health Board areas) in Ireland, and Health and Social Care Trust (HSCT) in Northern Ireland.