Democratic People's Republic of Korea

Competent National Authority(2)

Ministry of Public Health
Sochang-dong
Central District
Pyongyang
Democratic People's Republic of Korea

TEL:  850.2.421.4238
E-mail:  bogonmoph@co.chesin.com

Consumption Data At-A-Glance

The links below provide the opioid consumption data trends from 1980 to 2014 in milligrams per capita and morphine equivalence (ME) milligrams per capita, as reported to the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB).

WHO Region
SEARO
Population
25155000
Single Convention 1961
Yes
As Amended 1961/72
Yes

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  1. World Health Organization. World Health Statistics: 2016. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2017. United Nations. Population, Health, and Environment Data and Estimates for the Countries and Regions of the World. Population Reference Bureau; 2016.
  2. United Nations. Competent National Authorities Under the International Drug Control Treaties, 2015. New York, NY: United Nations; 2016.
  3. International Narcotics Control Board. Narcotic Drugs: Estimated World Requirements for 2017 - Statistics for 2015. New York, NY: United Nations; 2017.