Share of global drug seizures from 2015-2016, by drug type

Distribution of worldwide drug seizures from 2015 to 2016, by drug type

Share of global drug seizures from 2015-2016, by drug type This statistic shows the distribution of global drug seizures from 2015-2016, by drug type. According to the data, 53 percent of global drug seizures were attributable to cannabis, with cannabis herb being the most common type of cannabis seized.
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Distribution of worldwide drug seizures from 2015 to 2016, by drug type

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Percentage of drug seizures
Cannabis herb35%
Cannabis resin13%
Methamphetamine12%
Heroin8%
Coca leaf/bush6%
Opium/poppy plants6%
Amphetamine, "ecstasy" and other ATS4%
Cocaine paste/base, cocaine hydrochloride, and "crack" and other cocaine4%
Sedatives, hallucinogens and other3%
New psychoactive substances3%
Cannabis plants3%
Other cannabis2%
Pharmaceutical opioids1%
Percentage of drug seizures
Cannabis herb35%
Cannabis resin13%
Methamphetamine12%
Heroin8%
Coca leaf/bush6%
Opium/poppy plants6%
Amphetamine, "ecstasy" and other ATS4%
Cocaine paste/base, cocaine hydrochloride, and "crack" and other cocaine4%
Sedatives, hallucinogens and other3%
New psychoactive substances3%
Cannabis plants3%
Other cannabis2%
Pharmaceutical opioids1%
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This statistic shows the distribution of global drug seizures from 2015-2016, by drug type. According to the data, 53 percent of global drug seizures were attributable to cannabis, with cannabis herb being the most common type of cannabis seized.
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