Financial Value of Cocaine Around the World

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimates the global market value of cocaine to be $85 Billion in 2009. The North American Cocaine market was valued at $38 Billion, and Europe was valued at $34 Billion.

Total users of cocaine around the world was estimated at 17 million people in 2009.

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Source: UNODC, “World Drug Report 2011,” June 2011, Executive Summary, page 16-17.