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Figure DRD-9. Trends in the proportion of drug-induced deaths occurring under the age of 25 years in the Member States, 1990 to 2008 (three-year moving average) [see all figures in this series...]

Part (ii) Some EU Member States, 1990 to 2008


Number of cases per country per year are presented in Table DRD-2.

The proportion was calculated using a three year moving average. For 1990 and 2008 (depending on the country), the average is based on two years.

The graphic is displayed in three parts for convenience of presentation.

For Greece: from 1990–99 and 2003-2006, data refer to the proportion of cases in the under 30s.

Related links:

Statistical bulletin 2006: Figure DRD-9

Statistical bulletin 2007: Figure DRD-9

Statistical bulletin 2008: Figure DRD-9 part (ii)

Statistical bulletin 2009: Figure DRD-9 part (ii)

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


Reitox national reports 2009, taken from general mortality registries or special registries (forensic or police).

Based on national definitions as presented in methods and definitions for DRD ‘Definitions of acute drug-related deaths in EU Member States’, as used in the EMCDDA Annual report and reported in Reitox national reports.

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