Drug usage in England and Wales 2013/14

There were about 230,000 more drug users in 2013/14 than the year before, a 0.7% rise, according to a survey by the Home Office. Latest findings from the 2013 to 2014 Crime Survey for England and Wales also showed that use of cannabis, LSD, ecstasy and cocaine rose.

Guardian: Number of drug users in England and Wales rises to 2.7million, after decade in which drug use appeared to be less fashionable.

Statistics – national statistics: Tables for ‘Drug misuse: findings from the 2013 to 2014 CSEW’