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Table DRD-0. Drug-induced deaths recorded in EU Member States according to national definitions: sources and bibliographic references

BelgiumNational Institute of Statistics: General Mortality Register
BulgariaNational Statistical Institute
Czech RepublicNarodni monitorovaci stredisko pro drogy a drogove zavislosti and SSLST CLS JEP (2010) Specialni registr umrti spojenych s uzivanim drog v r. 2009. Praha: NMS. (Special Mortality Register - Drug-Related Deaths in 2009. Prague: National Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction) Notes: unpublished
DenmarkThe Danish General Mortality Registry
GermanyBundeskriminalamt (2010). Rauschgiftkriminalitaet - Bundeslagebild 2009 - Tabellenanhang. Wiesbaden: Bundeskriminalamt.
EstoniaEstonian Causes of Death Registry; National Institute for Health Development
IrelandNational Drug-Related Deaths Index (NDRDI) uses data from several sources: the Coroners Service, the acute hospital sector through the Hospital In-Patient Enquiry Scheme (HIPE), the Central Treatment List (CTL) and the General Mortality Register (GMR). The data in the above tables is from the NDRDI
GreeceHellenic Police, 2010
SpainUnpublished data
FranceSpecial extraction perfomed by the GMR at our request
ItalyAnnual Report from the Ministry of the Interior - Central Directorate for Anti-Drug Services, 2010
Cyprus1. Special Registry and National Focal Point, (2010). 2. Ektepn (2010). 5 Years of colleting information on the situation of drugs in Cyprus. Nicosia, EKTEPN Publications
LatviaDeath Causes Database
LithuaniaNarkotiku kontroles depertamento prie Lietuvos Respublikos Vyriausybes metinis pranesimas: 2010 / parenge Narkotiku kontroles departamentas prie Lietuvos Respublikos Vyriausybes. - Vilnius, 2010.
LuxembourgOriger, A. (2009). National Report on the state of the drugs problem - RELIS 2010, NFP-CES/CRP-Sante, Luxembourg
HungaryNational Centre for Addictions - Mortality module of the reporting system of the National Centre for Addictions (OAC) relating to illicit drug use
MaltaMalta General Mortality Registry
NetherlandsCauses of Death Statistics, held by Statistics Netherlands (CBS).
AustriaSuchtgiftbezogene Todesfaelle-Statistik; Federal Ministry of Health
PolandData extraction from General Mortality Registry for Reitox National Focal Point
RomaniaNational Forensic institute, National Institute of Statistics
SloveniaNational Institute of Public Health: General Mortality Registry.
SlovakiaData are collected from workplaces of forensic medicine, within their internal data collection electronical tool (e-pitva, i.e. "e-autopsy") and from its database are reported solely for the purposes of the National Report.
FinlandCause of death statistics, Statistics Finland. Unpublished data.
SwedenThe Swedish Causes of Death Registry, The National Board of Health and Welfare
United KingdomONS. (2010). Deaths related to drug poisoning in England and Wales, 2009. Statistical Bulletin. 24 August 2010. Newport, Gwent: Office for National Statistics Available with accompanying spreadsheets at: http://www.statistics.gov.uk/StatBase/Product.asp?vlnk=11695&Pos=2&ColRank=1&Rank=192. GROS. (2010). Drug-Related Deaths in Scotland in 2009. Edinburgh: General Register Office (Scotland). 17 August 2008. Available at: http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/vital-events/deaths/drug-related/drd2009/index.html. NISRA. (2010). Drug-Related Deaths and Deaths due to Drug Misuse registered in Northern Ireland (1998-2008). 26 May 2010. Belfast: Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency. Available at: http://www.nisra.gov.uk/archive/demography/publications/drug_deaths/Drug_Tables_08.xls
CroatiaCroatian Central Bureau of Statistics
TurkeyExpert Reports of The Council of Forensic Medicine and Turkish National Police Registers
NorwayStatistics, Norway.

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