Spain Security Threats

Data and information about security threats from Spain’s black market. Intelligence and security information collected from government agencies, news articles and other public data sources.

In 2007, Internet users in Spain downloaded more than 150 million illegal files  of pirated movies and music worth $1.2 billion, with street vendors selling another 20 to 30 million pirated movies discs on the black market.

(Ranking of counterfeit goods by losses.)


475,000 people in Spain was believed to have been using cocaine in 2006, making it one of the highest levels of cocaine abuse in the world.

6,000 Spanish youths between the age of 14 to 18 are reportedly using cocaine on a daily basis.

7.0 percent of the population used cocaine at least once in their lifetime.

(More cocaine facts here.)