Global Health Observatory (GHO)

Treatment system and services for substance use and substance use disorders

  • Most commonly used treatment setting
    Treatment of substance use disorders involves different treatment settings with 27% of countries reporting mental health services as main providers of treatment for alcohol use disorders
  • Opioid agonist pharmacotherapy
    30% of countries reported availability of opioid agonist pharmacotherapy for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence
  • Beds
    The median number of beds for the treatment of alcohol and drug use disorders is 1.7 per 100 000 population

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