The annual statistical bulletin, Drug Misuse Declared: Findings from the 2009-10 British Crime Survey, produced by the Home Office Statistics Unit, analyses the extent and trends in self-reported illegal drug use among a national sample of 16- to 59-year-old adults in England and Wales. The report looks at polydrug use (two or more drugs taken in the past year) and trends in ethnicity and sexual orientation.
The report, which is available for download from this page, is based on findings from the 2009-10 British Crime Survey and includes comparisons with data from the previous year as well as trends since 1996.
Relevant key findings include
The 2009/10 statistical bulletin produced by the Home Office Statistics Unit.
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The website of the Home Office, the lead government department for immigration and passports, drugs policy, counterterrorism and police.
The website of the Office for National Statistics (ONS) provides statistical data on a range of themes; including inflation, employment, travel and tourism as well as relevant links and publications.