Global school-based student health survey (GSHS)
WHO Regional comparison fact sheets have been created to examine the similarities and differences that exist between countries within the same WHO region. For comparison purposes, only students aged 13-15 years are included in the analyses for these fact sheets.
Alcohol- and drug-related Behaviours
These fact sheets present alcohol-related behavioural data from GSHS surveys in the African Region (AFRO) and the Region of the Americas (AMRO) that took place between 2004 and 2009.
Prevalence of current drinking
Prevalence of alcoholic drinks
Prevalence of lifetime drunkenness
First drink of alcohol before the age of 14 years
Prevalence of alcohol related problems during lifetime
Prevalence of lifetime drug use
Region of the Americas