This is nothing compared to the Fentanyl deaths in North America. In my little Canadian province of 3 million we have more deaths by Fentanyl than the whole of Britain by cocaine.
Figures just released by the Office for National Statistics from the UK have revealed another rapid increase in deaths involving cocaine in England and Wales.
As Statista’s Martin Armstrong notes, the 432 such fatalities in 2017 represent an all-time high and makes now for six consecutive years of increases.
The infographic below shows how these deaths have developed over the last ten years.
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