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Spain Survey on Drug Use in Secondary Schools 1998


General Info
Original or alternative title 
Encuesta Estatal sobre Uso de Drogas en Enseñanzas Secundarias (ESTUDES) 1998
Spain (ESP)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1998 - 12/1998
Series or system 
Spain Survey on Drug Use in Secondary Schools (ESTUDES)
Data type
  • Cross-sectional
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative

The purpose of this survey was to observe patterns in drug consumption among students in order to inform programming and policy decisions. The target subjects were students aged 14-18 years attending secondary schools.

The data were collected through a self-completed questionnaire distributed in the classroom. The main themes of the questionnaire were drug use, alcohol consumption, leisure activities, and sociodemographic information. The survey collected 19,191 questionnaires.