Prostitutes in Canada With Drug Addiction

According to a news report on prostitutes in British Columbia, Canada, up to 63 percent of women working in the prostitution trade stated that they are working as prostitutes in order to pay for drugs, and would quit working in the sex trade if they did not have their drug addiction.

Source: James Keller, “Prostitutes’ only relief, inquiry hears, is self-medication with drugs ,” Globe and Mail, October 19, 2011.