this information comes from the mixmag (leading music, dance ,club-culture magazine uk) big drugs survey which is used by clubbers, police and policy makers the world over. this survey is done every year and filled in by its readers. (so is by no meens 100% coclusive but results and storys are intersting).
i am posting these details hear as they dont fit in a spersific forum like the rest of the results i have posted. but relate to diffirent aspects of drug use within the uk.
the drugs, the money, the adventures, the comedowns - this years average caner dissected.
*top ten drugs
1. ecstasy 84%
2. cocaine 83%
3. cannabis 79%
4. poppers 61%
5. amphetamine (speed) 46%
6. mushrooms 40%
7. amphetamine (base) 37%
8. ketamine 36%
9. viagra 24%
10. benzodiazepines 21%
the rest of your favourite drugs
salvia divinorum 12%
blue mystic 1%
average of 25yrs old 63% male and 37%girles 1% transgender
you go clubbing three days a month and been doing it for 7 years now 5% are gay 7% bi
music, house 40% trance 18% hard house 15.9% 8% drum and bass
16 when smoked first spliff
19 when first tried speed
19 when took first pill
21 when had first shroom or line of coke
despite highly-publicised ecstasy deaths, you still haven't learned the lessons of safer e taking. check out how much booze you drink on pills*
1-3 drinks 37%
4-6 drinks 34%
7-9 drinks 18%
10 drinks 11%
14% are unemployed, 85% have jobs 41% are students (32% of you have a-levels, 24% have degrees,9% have diplomas and 88% have city and guilds.
*what you earn in a year......
£30,000- £30,999 6.6%
£25,000- £29,999 7.9%
£15,000- 19,999 18.5%
£10,000- 14,999 21.4%
less than £9,999 29.3%
*driving on drugs
4% charged with drink driving
*drugs you have taken with in four hours of getting into a car to drive?
sleeping pills 3%
78% of you had sex without a condom
on average had sex with 4-5 people this year
22% have done the dirty on partner in last year.
18.9% of you have had an sti
11%have had chlamidia and 40%of you have had a check up in an std clinic.
sneking drugs into a club is always a worry for you 22% of you have necked your drugs to avoid a search on the door.
*what are drugs doing to your mind?
58% of you know someone who became depressed because of drugs. 20% of you have been to see a doctor because of a mental health problem and 41% of you think this is caused by drugs. 11% of you have been referred by your doctor to a psychiatrist.
*how you buy your drugs
82% close friend
48% random club dealer
82% regular local dealer
how many of you have sold drugs to make a living 15%
how many have sold drugs to sort your mates out 70%
how many of you have bought drugs for a friend to save them the trouble of buying 84%
if yes how many pills did you buy?
over 100 6%
*26% have smuggled drugs through an airport.
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