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Drug Deaths in 2010Data from England, Wales and Scotland
Drug Deaths in Europe in 2009
England and Wales
Drug Deaths in England and Wales   There were 2,747 drug poisoning deaths in    England in 2010, of which 1,784 were as a...
Number of deaths from drug-related poisoning anddrug misuse in England and Wales
Number of deaths from drug-relatedpoisoning by age in England and Wales
Proportions of drug poisonings in 2000 and 2010amongst under 20 year olds in England and Wales bysex2000                  ...
Scotland
Drug Deaths in Scotland   There were 485 drug-related deaths registered in    Scotland in 2010   This was the third-high...
Drug-related deaths per 1,000 population,Scotland, 2000 to 2010
Drug-related deaths amongst under 25 yearolds in Scotland by selected drugs reportedMore than one drug may be reported per...
   The data in this presentation comes from       Drug-related deaths and mortality           http://www.emcdda.europa....
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  1. 1. Drug Deaths in 2010Data from England, Wales and Scotland
  2. 2. Drug Deaths in Europe in 2009
  3. 3. England and Wales
  4. 4. Drug Deaths in England and Wales There were 2,747 drug poisoning deaths in England in 2010, of which 1,784 were as a result of drug misuse. 60 young people under the age of 20 years died as a result of drug poisoning, 35 of which were attributed to drug misuse.
  5. 5. Number of deaths from drug-related poisoning anddrug misuse in England and Wales
  6. 6. Number of deaths from drug-relatedpoisoning by age in England and Wales
  7. 7. Proportions of drug poisonings in 2000 and 2010amongst under 20 year olds in England and Wales bysex2000 2010
  8. 8. Scotland
  9. 9. Drug Deaths in Scotland There were 485 drug-related deaths registered in Scotland in 2010 This was the third-highest number ever recorded, 30 (7 per cent) more than in 2007 and 193 (66 per cent) more than in 2000. The number of drug-related deaths has risen in six of the past ten years. Most drug-related deaths were of people who took more than one drug. 65 people aged under 25 died.
  10. 10. Drug-related deaths per 1,000 population,Scotland, 2000 to 2010
  11. 11. Drug-related deaths amongst under 25 yearolds in Scotland by selected drugs reportedMore than one drug may be reported per death. These are mentions of eachdrug, and should not be added to give total deaths. They include all drugs foundpresent in the body including those which the pathologist did not consider tohave had any direct contribution to the death.
  12. 12.  The data in this presentation comes from  Drug-related deaths and mortality  http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/stats11/drdtab2a  Deaths related to drug poisoning in England and Wales, 2010  http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/subnational- health3/deaths-related-to-drug-poisoning/2010/stb- deaths-related-to-drug-poisoning-2010.html  Drug Related Deaths in Scotland in 2010  http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/vital- events/deaths/drug-related/2010/index.html
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