One-in-five teenagers in Ireland has consumed illegal drugs

The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) has estimated that 20% of Irish teenagers have used illegal substances at some point in their life. This compares with the EU average of 17%. A similar proportion of young people in Ireland reported having ever used cannabis (19%) and 72% said they had ever used alcohol.

Source: https://www.thejournal.ie/irish-teenager-smoking-drinking-report-5264369-Nov2020/