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United Kingdom drug situation: Focal Point annual report

Annual report and data tables from the UK Focal Point on Drugs on the national prevalence, impact, prevention and treatment of drug use.

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United Kingdom drug situation: Focal Point annual report 2017

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United Kingdom drug situation: Focal Point data tables 2017

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United Kingdom drug situation: Focal Point annual report 2016

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United Kingdom drug situation: Focal Point data tables 2016

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Details

This annual report presents data, analysis and context on the drug situation across the UK.

It reports on:

  • the prevalence of illegal drug use
  • national and regional policy and legal framework
  • prevention and treatment of drug use
  • the drug situation in prisons
  • drug-related deaths, disease and other harm
  • the illegal drug market

The UK Focal Point on Drugs is based at Public Health England (PHE). It provides information on the drug situation in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. The team works across government and is the national partner of the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA).

For annual reports published before 2016 please visit the UK Government Web Archive. To find out more about the UK Focal Point please email ukfocalpoint@phe.gov.uk.

Published 1 March 2017
Last updated 9 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated to publish the 2017 Focal Point annual report and data tables.
  2. First published.