Acronyms

ABS

Australian Bureau of Statistics

ACT

Australian Capital Territory

AIHW

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

AOD

Alcohol and other drugs

AODTS NMDS

Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Services National Minimum Data Set

ASCDC

Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern

ASGC

Australian Standard Geographical Classification

ASGS

Australian Statistical Geography Standard

GHB

gamma hydroxybutyrate

MDMA

3, 4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine

NA Not applicable
NDS National Drug Strategy
NGOs Non-Government Organisationss

NSW

New South Wales

NT

Northern Territory
Qld Queensland
SA South Australia
SLK statistical linkage key
Tas Tasmania
Vic Victoria
WA Western Australia