Table 6.12 : DRUG ABUSE CASES REPORTED, BY AGE GROUP, 2001-2007
    Age Group      
Year Total Under 16 16 - 24 25 - 39 40 +
1997 200 16 118 65 1
2001 216 2 123 87 4
2002 300 6 168 119 7
2003 340 2 180 139 19
2004 697 3 347 322 25
2005 615 1 325 260 29
2006 783 7 363 361 52
2007 1187 23 601 509 54
Source: Maldives Police Service