Amphetamine addiction rates high in Nordic countries

Along with the Czech Republic, Nordic countries have a high rate of addicts receiving drug treatment for use of amphetamines.

The Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden and Finland have between 57 percent of 82 percent of all drug treatment residents being addicted to amphetamines, according to the United Nations.

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Source: “World Drug Report 2011,” United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, June 2011, page 133.