Heroin users in Ireland

According to official figures, there are 9,500 registered heroin addicts across Ireland.

Drug traffickers in central Dublin earn up to 500 Euros ($694) a week selling heroin, with the bulk of street dealers being women.

(More illegal jobs and criminal earnings.)

Source: Henry McDonald, “Dublin’s new drug dealers: ‘I never thought I would be doing this’,” Guardian, October 28, 2010.