Canadians in recovery by the time since they last used drugs as of 2016

Distribution of Canadians in recovery for select lengths of time since they had last used their primary drug of choice as of 2016

by John Elflein, last edited Jan 14, 2019
Canadians in recovery by the time since they last used drugs as of 2016 This statistic shows the length of time recovering substance use addicts in Canada had been in recovery since the last time they used their drug of choice as of 2016. According to the survey, 15 percent of recovering addicts had been in recovery for less than one year.
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Distribution of Canadians in recovery for select lengths of time since they had last used their primary drug of choice as of 2016

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Percentage of respondents
Less than one year ago15%
1 year to 5 years ago31.6%
>5 years to 10 years ago15.6%
>10 years to 20 years ago17.1%
More than 20 years ago20.7%
No response0.1%
Percentage of respondents
Less than one year ago15%
1 year to 5 years ago31.6%
>5 years to 10 years ago15.6%
>10 years to 20 years ago17.1%
More than 20 years ago20.7%
No response0.1%
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by John Elflein, last edited Jan 14, 2019
This statistic shows the length of time recovering substance use addicts in Canada had been in recovery since the last time they used their drug of choice as of 2016. According to the survey, 15 percent of recovering addicts had been in recovery for less than one year.
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