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Spain Household Survey on Alcohol and Drugs 1999


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Domiciliaria sobre Alcohol y Drogas en España (EDADES)
Spain (ESP)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1999 - 12/1999
Series or system 
Spain Household Survey on Alcohol and Drugs (EDADES)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative

The purpose of this survey was to collect data in order to establish indicators on the prevalence of use of particular drugs. The study sought to develop these indicators in order to predict trends and develop interventions. The target participants were persons aged 15-65 years.

The data were collected through in-person interviews in the home. The main themes of the questionnaire were opinions on use and the amount of use of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. This study collected 12,488 interviews.