There are several million people in Quebec, Canada. Statistically, this means that there are about one hundred thousand people battling drug addiction and in need of effective drug rehab programs, yet only a small percentage of them receive any help at all. Of the limited number of beds available for residential rehabilitation programs in Quebec, how do you know which ones will work?
We can help you find a successful drug rehab for someone from Quebec.
Measuring the substance abuse in young people in Quebec gives us an indication of current future drug rehab needs for the province. The rate of lifetime and past-year illicit drug use other than cannabis (24.2% and 11.3%, respectively) was highest among 18- to 19-year-olds and youth from the Quebec region. In addition, the rate of lifetime and past-year illicit drug use including cannabis (62.1% and 37.9%, respectively) was also higher among 18-to 19-year-olds and youth from the Quebec region.
Youth do not use cannabis or other illicit drugs in isolation; rather, most youth who currently use cannabis also consume alcohol (98.7%) and most youth who currently use illicit drugs also consume cannabis (91.3%) and alcohol (99.6%).
39.8% of youth reported driving under the influence of cannabis during the past 12 months. The mean number of times, including "never", youth reported doing so over the past year was 10 times.
In terms of perceptions regarding illicit drug abuse, lifetime user-type was associated with the perceived seriousness of use in Canada. Alcohol-only users (97.1%) were more likely to have reported illicit drug use as serious compared with at-least-cannabis users (90.6%) or with non-users (90.7%). There was a direct positive relation with age and, as age increased, perception of the seriousness of the issue increased.
People in Quebec who have the highest income adequacy (73.2%) were less likely to have perceived prescription drug abuse as being a serious problem in Canada than those who were in the lowest income adequacy group (83.2%).
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