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New Zealand

New Zealand Drugs Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Annual cannabis use 14.6% 2008 2nd out of 28
HIV infections amongst drug users 0.42% 2011 56th out of 65
HIV testing amongst drug users 80% 2011 8th out of 57
Lifetime cannabis use 41.9% 2004 1st out of 11
Opiates use 0.5% 2001 5th out of 17

SOURCES: https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/WDR2011/World_Drug_Report_2011_ebook.pdf, World Drug Report 2011, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), 2011, p. 217.; Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. Source tables; Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. Source tables; Mostly Table GPS-8 Part (i) ''Lifetime prevalence of drug use among all adults (aged 15 to 64 years old) in nationwide surveys among the general population'' EMCDDA (European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction) unless otherwise referred on Wikipedia: Adult lifetime cannabis use by country; Wikipedia: List of countries by prevalence of opiates use ("World Drug Report 2011" . United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 2011. "World Drug Report 2006" . United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 2006. http://www.unodc.org/documents/wdr/WDR_2009/WDR2009_eng_web.pdf)

Citation

"New Zealand Drugs Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/New-Zealand/Crime/Drugs