Amount of Illegal Drugs Sold in the United States Each Year

Based upon intelligence and estimates by criminal justice programs in the United States, the following is the amount of illegal drugs sold to customers in the US each year.

According to the Office of National Drug Control Policy, almost all of these drugs are smuggled into the country.

(See additional statistics about crime in the United States.)

Source: Associated Press, “U.S. drug war has met none of its goals,” MSNBC, May 13, 2010.