Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Canadian Drug Summary: Cocaine

Summarizes data on the use of cocaine, including the harms and effects, legal status and access to treatment. The prevalence of cocaine use was two per cent among people living in Canada in 2019. Cocaine contributes to the second-highest criminal justice costs of any substance in Canada after alcohol.

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