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Netherlands - Licit and Illicit Drug Use in Amsterdam, 1987-2001

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General Info
Geography 
Noord-Holland
Coverage type 
Subnational
Time period covered 
01/1987 - 12/2001
Series or system 
Netherlands - Amsterdam Licit and Illicit Drug Use Survey
Data type
Summary 

The report covers five consecutive surveys conducted in 1987, 1990, 1994, 1997, and 2001 by the Centre for Drug Research of licit and illicit drug users over the age of 12. The population was selected randomly from 3,000-4,000 people in the Amsterdam Population registry. Drug use prevalence is described by three prevalenc indicators: use during lifetime, during the last year, and during the last 30 days. The types of drugs covered include tobacco, alcohol, cannabis, hypnotics, sedatives, cocaine, amphetamines, ecstacy, heroin, hallucinogens, opiates, mushrooms, inhalants and performance enhancing drugs.

Citation
Authors 
Abraham MD, Kaal HL, Cohen PDA
Publication year 
2002
Suggested citation 

Abraham MD, Kaal HL, Cohen PDA, Centre for Drug Research, University of Amsterdam. Licit and Illicit Drug Use in Amsterdam, 1987-2001. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Centre for Drug Research, University of Amsterdam, 2002.

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ISBN
Other ID 
90-5330-379-0