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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 2009 (three-year moving average) [see all figures in this series...]

Part (iii) Some EU countries, 1990 to 2009


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 2009 (depending on the country), the average is based on two years.

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

Related links:

Statistical bulletin 2006: Figure DRD-9

Statistical bulletin 2007: Figure DRD-9

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

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

Statistical bulletin 2010: Figure DRD-9 part (iii)

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


Reitox national reports 2010, 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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