Publication - Research and analysis

2010/11 Scottish Crime and Justice Survey: Drug Use

Published: 27 Mar 2012
Part of:
Research
ISBN:
9781780457178

This report presents findings from the Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2010/11 Drug Use module. The report provides information on the experience and prevalence of illicit drug use amongst the general adult population in Scotland.

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Contents
2010/11 Scottish Crime and Justice Survey: Drug Use
Table A1.2: % of adults aged 16 or over who reported having ever used illicit drugs / using illicit drugs in the last year: 2008/09 vs. 2009/10 vs. 2010/11

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Table A1.2: % of adults aged 16 or over who reported having ever used illicit drugs / using illicit drugs in the last year: 2008/09 vs. 2009/10 vs. 2010/11

Source: SCJS 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11. Variable name: QEVE, Q12M

Ever In last year
2008/09
%
2009/10
%
2010/11 2008/09
%
2009/10
%
2010/11
%
CLASS A 11.7 11.7 11.7 3.4 3.0 2.6
Cocaine 6.6 6.7 7.1 2.7 2.1 1.9
Crack 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.1
Ecstasy 7.2 7.4 7.2 1.8 1.9 1.4
Heroin 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.3 0.2
Methadone 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.2 0.3 0.2
LSD 4.9 4.6 4.9 0.4 0.2 0.2
Magic mushrooms 5.5 5.3 5.2 0.3 0.3 0.3
CLASS B 23.6 23.5 22.2 6.4 6.2 5.7
Amphetamines 7.5 7.6 7.8 1.0 0.9 0.9
Crystal Meth 0.2 0.2 0.3 * * *
Cannabis 22.9 22.9 21.6 6.2 6.1 5.6
CLASS C 5.7 4.8 5.2 1.3 1.3 1.2
Anabolic steroids 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 * 0.1
Ketamine 1.2 1.3 1.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
Temazepam 2.5 2.1 2.0 0.4 0.4 0.3
Valium 4.2 3.4 3.9 1.1 0.9 1.0
NOT CLASSIFIED
Glues/solvents/gas/aerosols 2.3 2.0 2.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Poppers 6.5 6.6 6.4 1.0 0.9 0.6
ANY STIMULANTS 12.6 12.7 12.5 3.9 3.3 2.8
ANY OPIATES 1.1 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.4 0.3
ANY PSYCHEDELICS 7.7 7.6 7.5 0.7 0.7 0.6
ANY DOWNERS / TRANQ. 5.0 4.1 4.6 1.2 1.0 1.1
ANY DRUGS EXCLUDING NEW DRUGS 25.6 25.2 23.7 7.6 7.2 6.6
Base 10,962 13,409 10,977 10,962 13,409 10,977

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