Cocaine rates of use in 16-24yr old up

New Home Office figures show the rates of cocaine exposure amongst 16-24 year old in England and Wales are up.

6.6% reported cocaine use in the previous 12 months compared to 5.1% a year earlier

The rise mirrors the adult trend, with cocaine use up to 3% for the year and 10% for all drug groups.

 Lower prices and no decrease in supply or availability contributed. Polydrug use is also increasing.

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2 thoughts on “Cocaine rates of use in 16-24yr old up

  1. Cocaine is one of the most dangerous drug in the list of dangerous drug.There are number of side effects of cocaine. It is not good for the children because if thy will addicted to cocaine it is very bad for them. Sometimes, it is directly affects on brain.

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