NATIONAL DRUG USE SURVEY MALDIVES - 2011 / 2012
Over the last few years, consumption of illicit drugs has significantly increased in the
Maldives. Thus, this study was conducted to estimate the number of drug users and hence, the drug use prevalence in the Maldives. Secondary objectives include identifying patterns and extent of drug use across the country; assess behavioural characteristics associated with drug use; community knowledge, attitudes and perceptions towards drug problem.