Some Scary Facts about Drug Usage in England and Wales
According to Guardian Survey for Drug usage in 2011/2012, some facts has been revealed which is listed below:
- According to latest statistics approx 12M people have tried an illegal drug in their lifetime.
- 2011/12 Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) has found with the percentage rising slightly from 36.3% in 2010/11 to 36.5% in 2011/12.
- Cannabis is the most popular drug with 2.3M users taking it in the past year.
- Survey revealed that 16 or 18 is the most common age for first taking either powder cocaine, ecstasy or cannabis.
You can also reveal some more interesting facts by visiting http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/2012/sep/28/drug-use-age-popular-cannabis#data