Number of Basuco Users in Bogata, Colombia

Basuco is a form of low grade cocaine that is widely used in Colombia.

In the city of Bogata, an estimated 7,000 users are living in the city, each taking up to 15 to 20 hits a day.

Each hit costs less than a dollar.

(More cocaine street prices here.)

Source: ┬áTed Hesson, “Fighting Drug Addiction With Marijuana,” ABC News, April 1, 2013.