Treatment demand cannabis 2015


  • After a steep increase from 2001 until 2010, treatment demand has remained about the same since 2011.
  • Cannabis is the most common problem among young people.
  • After alcohol, cannabis is the most frequently occurring problem in addiction care.
  • Among most people requesting treatment, weed as type of cannabis is the primary problem (70%).

    The average age of clients with cannabis use related problems is 30, which is relatively low. Multiple problems occur in approximately one-third of these cases. 

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