Number of drug types taken by school children in the last year in England in 2018, by gender
Drugs taken by school children in last year in England 2018, by gender
This statistic displays the number of drug types taken by school children in England, in 2018, by gender. In this year, 35 percent of boys and girls, both had equally taken two or more types of drugs in the last year.
Number of drug types taken by school children in the last year in England in 2018, by gender
Took one type of drug onlyTook two or more types of drug
Boys65%35%
Girls65%35%
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Source

Release date

August 2019

Region

United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

01 Jan 2018 to 31 Dec 2018

Number of respondents

1,830*

Age group

11-15 years

Method of interview

Questionnaire and personal interview

Supplementary notes

* Weighted bases: n (boys)=935, n (girls)=863.

Drugs taken by school children in last year in England 2018, by gender
This statistic displays the number of drug types taken by school children in England, in 2018, by gender. In this year, 35 percent of boys and girls, both had equally taken two or more types of drugs in the last year.
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