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Figure DRD-5. lndexed trends in drug-induced deaths and in the numbers of deaths occurring under the age of 25 [see all figures in this series...]

Part (i) Indexed trend in the EU-15 Member States and Norway 1990-2008


Index: 1990 = 100. Numbers of cases per country per year are presented in Table DRD-2 part (i) and Table DRD-2 part (v) in the Statistical bulletin 2011.

Belgium did not provide data for 2000–2003 and 2005-2008, Denmark 2002–04, Ireland 1990-1997, Spain and the United Kingdom 1990–93. A computation method, defined by the EMCDDA (2001), has been used to make corrections for this situation.

Related links:

Statistical bulletin 2006: Figure DRD-5 Part (i)

Statistical bulletin 2007: Figure DRD-5 Part (i)

Statistical bulletin 2008: Figure DRD-5 Part (i)

Statistical bulletin 2009: Figure DRD-5 Part (i)

Statistical bulletin 2010: Figure DRD-5 Part (i)

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


Reitox national reports 2010 are taken from national mortality registries or special registries (forensic or police). Based on national definitions as presented in the 2010 Statistical bulletin, Methodological notes for drug-related deaths.

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