This report is the first summary report of the Czech National Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction on addictive behaviour in the Czech Republic.
The report summarizes situation in the field of use of tobacco and nicotine products, alcohol consumption, problematic use of psychoactive medicines, illicit drug use and gambling. It provides complex information on wide spectrum of addictions and contains information on markets and supply, legal framework, national strategy and policy in the field of addictions. It brings together information available from population and other sample surveys, data from health statistics related to impacts of substance use and behavioural addictions, to treatment of addictions. All at the same place, the report summarizes available information monitored annually, as well as ad hoc studies.
The report contains recommendations formulated on the basis of weaknesses of the current system identified within the complex monitoring of extent of addictive behaviour, its consequences and existing interventions of policy in the field of addictions.
The information presented in this report is based on the thematic reports produced by the National Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Addiction in 2021:
- Report on Tobacco, Nicotine and Related Products in the Czech Republic 2021
- Report on Alcohol in the Czech Republic 2021
- Report on Problematic Use of Psychoactive Medicines in the Czech Republic 2021
- Report on Illicit Drugs in the Czech Republic 2021
- Report on Gambling in the Czech Republic 2021
For bibliographic citations/
CHOMYNOVÁ, P., GROHMANNOVÁ, K., JANÍKOVÁ, B., ROUS, Z., ČERNÍKOVÁ, T., CIBULKA, J., MRAVČÍK, V. 2023. Summary Report on Addictions in the Czech Republic in 2021. CHOMYNOVÁ, P. (Ed.). Prague: Office of the Government of the Czech Republic.
ISBN 978-80-7440-309-5 (online, PDF)