Breakdown of drug-dependent patients based on main drug use Japan 2020

Distribution of patients with drug abuse-related mental and behavioral disorders based on the mainly-dependent drug in Japan in 2020

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Release date

March 2021



Survey time period

September 1 to October 31, 2020

Number of respondents

2,733 patients*

Method of interview

Postal questionnaire

Supplementary notes

*The survey was conducted among 232 psychiatric facilities across Japan. Attending doctors of 2,733 patients who received inpatient or outpatient treatments at respective facilities responded to the survey question. Patients were diagnosed with mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use, excluding alcohol use, based on the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10-CM) designated by the World Health Organization (WHO.)

**Including antitussive agent, drug for the common cold, analgesic, sleeping pill, etc.
For prescription drugs and medicines, the patients used (abused) them for non-treatment purposes.

Missing percentage points to 100 percent are probably due to rounding.

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