UK data on substance misuse treatment for young people

The UK’s Office for Health Improvement and Disparities has released statistics relating to young people’s substance misuse treatment from 2020 to 2021. The report estimates that the number of young people in contact with alcohol and drug services decreased by 23%. Eighty nine percent of young people accessing treatment in that time were receiving treatment for cannabis.

Source: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/substance-misuse-treatment-for-young-people-statistics-2020-to-2021/young-peoples-substance-misuse-treatment-statistics-2020-to-2021-report