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Percentage of illicit drug use in global population by drug type 2016

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Global population share of illicit drug use by drug 2016 This statistic shows the estimated percentage of the global population that have used illicit drugs in the past year in 2016, by drug type. During this year, a low estimate of 0.55 percent of the world's population aged between 15 and 64 years has used opioids.
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This statistic shows the estimated percentage of the global population that have used illicit drugs in the past year in 2016, by drug type. During this year, a low estimate of 0.55 percent of the world's population aged between 15 and 64 years has used opioids.
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Release date
June 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
2016
Age group
15-64 years
Supplementary notes
Values based on past-year use.

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