Germany – data profile


Figure Germany


LYP – prevalence of drug use for the last year reported; LTP – lifetime prevalence of drug use; 1YrP – approximate one-year prevalence rate for problem drug use (PDU).

See the explanatory notes for further information on the structure of the diagram and on the data sources.

Specific notes:

ESPAD methods are adopted to varying degrees.

ESPAD 2003 Germany figures are based in six regions only (Bavaria, Brandenburg, Berlin, Hesse, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and Thuringia).

Other estimates for the same year:

Other estimates of PDU for this year are 1.95 and 2.60 per 1000 population.