Drugs: additional information


Global data and statistics regarding the most recent trends over drug production, trafficking and consumption are analyzed in the World Drug Report, published by UNODC every June.



Data on drug consumption in Argentina are provided by the Argentinean Drug Centre (in Spanish), maintained by the Secretariat of Programming for Drug Addiction and Fight against Drug Trafficking, body of the Presidency of the Nation.



For Brazil, official data on drugs are available in the Brazilian Observatory of Drug Information (OBID) website, a branch of the the National Secretariat for Policies on Drugs (SENAD), body of the Presidency of the Republic. In OBID website (in Portuguese), clicking on PESQUISAS E ESTATÍSTICAS, it is possible to access data on different Brazilian states and regions, by type of drug and with cutouts for specific groups (age, gender, education etc.).


In Chile, statistics on drug use are provided by the Chilean Observatory on Drugs (in Spanish) on the website of the National Service for Prevention and Rehabilitation from Drugs and Alcohol, under the Ministry of Interior and Public Safety, which provides studies and information on health effects and public policies of prevention.


Data on drug use in Uruguay are in charge of National Drug Board (in Spanish), a body of the Presidency.



CICAD - Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission

INCB - International Narcotics Control Board

NIDA - National Institute on Drug Abuse


CICAD - Comisión Interamericana para el Control del Abuso de Drogas

SENDA - Servicio Nacional para la Prevención y Rehabilitación del Consumo de Drogas y Alcohol (Chile)

JIFE - Junta Internacional de Fiscalización de Estupefacientes

Junta Nacional de Drogas (Uruguay)

Observatorio Argentino de Drogas (Argentina)

SEDRONAR - Secretaría de Programación para la Prevención de la Drogadición y la Lucha contra el Narcotráfico (Argentina)

SENAD - Secretaría Nacional Antidrogas (Paraguay)


CEBRID - Centro Brasileiro de Informações sobre Drogas Psicotrópicas

SENAD - Secretaria Nacional de Políticas sobre Drogas