Estimated Prevalence of Use of Selected Drugs Among Young People In The Netherlands

Prevalence of Drug Use In The Previous Month Among Secondary Students (12-18 Years Old) In The Netherlands

(Figures in Percent)
Drug Year
1988 1992 1996 1999 2003 2007 2011
Cannabis 3.7 7.8 11.1 9.3 8.6 8.1 7.7
Cocaine 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.2 0.8 0.8 0.8
Ecstasy -- 1.0 2.3 1.4 1.2 0.8 0.9
Amphetamine -- 0.6 1.9 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.6
Heroin 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.2

"Source: Dutch National School Survey (Verdurmen et al. 2012)."