The Northern Territory does not have any areas classified as Major city or Inner regional. It only has locations classified as Outer regional, Remote or Very remote.

In 2017–18:

  • the majority of treatment agencies were in the non-government sector (81%)
  • Outer regional areas contained the most treatment agencies (50%), followed by Remote areas (31%) (Figure 32; Table SA.3).

In the 5 years to 2017–18, the number of publicly funded treatment agencies in the Northern Territory rose from 22 to 26 (Table SA.1).