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Alcohol, tobacco and other drug use is a major cause of preventable disease, illness and death in Australia. This report consolidates recent information on the availability and consumption of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs in Australia, and related impacts, harms and treatment.
This report is regularly updated with data from a range of sources. There are differences in the source year and frequency of publication. See the Summary of main data sources and Notes for more information. Content is correct as at 7 November 2022. Reports released after this date will be included in the next scheduled release.
5.4 age-standardised, per 100,000 population
compared with Australian capital cities
(11.2%), lower than the OECD average of 16.1%
503 people per 100,000 population
over 6 in 10 drug-induced deaths were for males
9.5 litres of pure alcohol available for consumption per person, higher than the OECD average of 8.4 litres
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