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Mexico National Addiction Survey 2002


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Nacional de Addiciones (ENA) 2002
Mexico (MEX)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2002 - 01/2002
Series or system 
Mexico National Survey of Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco Consumption
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Nationally representative
  • Subnationally representative
  • Urban-rural representative

A collaboration between the Ministry of Health and the National Institute of Statistics, Geography, and Informatics, the purpose of this survey was to investigate the consumption of alcohol, tobacco, and medicinal and illicit drugs.  The survey was nationally representative and respondents were 12-65 years of age.  Demographic and household characteristics captured included age, sex, family composition, education, housing conditions and employment type.

There were three previous nationally-representative surveys of this type done in 1988, 1994 and 1998.  A subnational survey was done in 1974.