Geopolitical zone By locality By gender
  Locality N Life time 12-month 30-day Gender n Life time 12-month 30-day
North-East Urban 563 3.6 2.1 1.4 Male 671 4.3 2.8 2.2
Rural 752 4.1 2.5 2.3 Female 644 3.4 1.9 1.6
Total 1315 3.9 2.4 1.9 Total 1315 3.9 2.4 1.9
North-West Urban 582 3.8 2.1 2.1 Male 635 5.2 3.5 3.1
Rural 613 4.7 2.4 2.0 Female 560 3.2 0.9 0.7
Total 1195 4.3 2.3 2.0 Total 1195 4.3 2.3 2.0
North-Central Urban 687 7.3 3.2 2.6 Male 923 6.3 2.7 2.3
Rural 1028 4.7 2.3 2.0 Female 792 5.1 2.7 2.3
Total 1715 5.7 2.7 2.3 Total 1715 5.7 2.7 2.3
FCT Urban 742 2.2 0.8 0.5 Male 750 2.9 1.2 0.9
Rural 659 2.4 1.1 0.9 Female 651 1.5 0.6 0.5
Total 1401 2.3 0.9 0.7 Total 1401 2.3 0.9 0.7
South-East Urban 832 4.3 1.9 1.7 Male 842 6.1 3.3 2.4
Rural 848 5.7 2.9 2.1 Female 838 3.9 1.6 1.4
Total 1680 5.0 2.4 1.9 Total 1680 5.0 2.4 1.9
South-South Urban 685 3.2 1.3 1.0 Male 747 5.0 2.3 1.6
Rural 737 5.0 2.0 1.4 Female 675 3.3 1.0 0.7
Total 1422 4.1 1.7 1.2 Total 1422 4.1 1.7 1.2
South-West Urban 933 2.5 1.0 0.9 Male 951 3.4 1.7 1.6
Rural 948 2.5 1.6 1.6 Female 930 1.6 0.9 0.9
Total 1881 2.5 1.3 1.2 Total 1881 2.5 1.3 1.2
  National Prevalence Urban 5024 3.8 1.7 1.4 Male 5519 4.7 2.5 2.0
Rural 5585 4.2 2.1 1.8 Female 5090 3.1 1.4 1.2
Total 10609 4.0 1.9 1.6 Total 10609 4.0 1.9 1.6
Table 8: Prevalence of injecting drug use by geopolitical zones, locality and gender.