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Number of illicit drug users worldwide by drug 2011-2017

Estimated number of illicit drug users worldwide from 2011 to 2017, by drug (in millions)*

by John Elflein, last edited Jul 3, 2019
Number of illicit drug users worldwide by drug 2011-2017 This statistic lists the estimated number of illicit drug users worldwide from 2011 to 2017, by type of drug. In 2017, there were approximately 40.31 million (highest estimate) consumers of ecstasy worldwide.
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Estimated number of illicit drug users worldwide from 2011 to 2017, by drug (in millions)*

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