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Figure GPS-3. Last month prevalence of cannabis among the 15-to 24-year old age group, measured by national surveys


Data are from the most recent national surveys available in each country.

Some countries use a slightly different age range to the EMCDDA standard age range for young adults.

Variations in age ranges may slightly influence disparities between countries.

Belgium: 2004; 15–24 yrs n =n.a.
Bulgaria: 2007; 15–24 yrs n=1253
Czech Republic: 2004; 18–24 yrs n=586
Denmark: 2008; 16–24 yrs n=879
Germany: 2006; 18–24 yrs n=1868
Estonia: 2003; 15–24 yrs n=329
Ireland: 2006/07; 15–24 yrs n=n.a.
Greece: 2004; 15–24 yrs n=1785
Spain: 2007–08; 15–24 yrs n=3943
France: 2005; 15–24 yrs n=4662
Italy: 2007; 15–24 yrs n=2323
Cyprus: 2006; 15–24 yrs n=969
Latvia: 2007; 15–24 yrs n=1855
Lithuania: 2004; 15–24 yrs N=923
Hungary: 2007; 18–24 yrs n=433
Netherlands: 2005; 15–24 yrs n=n.a.
Austria: 2004; 15–24 yrs n=959
Poland: 2006; 15–24 yrs n=1135
Portugal: 2007; 15–24 yrs n=2211
Romania: 2007; 15-24 yrs n=1060
Slovakia: 2006; 15–24 yrs n=287
Finland: 2006; 15–24 yrs n=654
Sweden: 2007; 16–24 yrs n=627
UK (E&W): 2007/08; 16–24 yrs n=5819
Norway: 2004; 15–24 yrs n=645

Related links:

Statistical bulletin 2006: Figure GPS-3

Statistical bulletin 2007: Figure GPS-3

Statistical bulletin 2008: Figure GPS-3

See also Table GPS-0

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


Reitox national reports 2008, taken from population surveys, reports or scientific articles.

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