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Section Page updated Data sources

Impacts of COVID-19

Pandemic insights (new sub-section)

Pandemic insights into Australian smokers, 2020-21 (ABS NHS)

Purchase and consumption of AOD: ABS Household Impacts of COVID-19 Survey; Wastewater analysis; EDRS; IDRS

Household Impacts of COVID-19 Survey

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program Report 15

Australian Drug Trends 2021: Key Findings from the National Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS) Interviews

Australian Drug Trends 2021: Key Findings from the National Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) Interviews

Section 2: Data by region

Drug-induced deaths

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Section 3: Harm minimisation

Demand reduction

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights 2020-21

Supply reduction: Wastewater analysis

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program Report 15

Section 4: Impacts

Health impacts: Drug-induced deaths

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Health Impacts: Burden of disease

Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2018

 

Social impacts: Homicide

Homicide in Australia 2019–20

Economic impacts: Social costs

Examining the Social and Economic Costs of Alcohol Use in Australia: 2017/18

Section 5: Drug Types

Tobacco: Consumption; Treatment

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

ABS National Health Survey

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

Alcohol: Consumption; Harms; Treatment

 

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

Cannabis: Consumption; Harms; Treatment

 

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

Meth/amphetamine and other stimulants: Consumption; Harms; Treatment

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

Non-medical use of pharmaceuticals: Consumption; Harms; Treatment

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

Illicit opioids, including heroin: Consumption; Harms; Treatment

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

National Opioid Pharmacotherapy Statistics Annual Data Collection

New psychoactive substances (NPS): Consumption

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program, Report 15

Section 6: Priority populations

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people: Tobacco smoking; Alcohol consumption; Illicit drugs; Health and harms; Treatment

Australian Burden of Disease Study: impact and causes of illness and death in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 2018

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

National Opioid Pharmacotherapy Statistics Annual Data Collection

Older people: Health and harms; Treatment

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

National Opioid Pharmacotherapy Statistics Annual Data Collection

People from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds: Treatment

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights

People in contact with the criminal justice system: Police; Courts; Corrective Services; Young people under youth supervision; Illicit Drugs

ABS Recorded Crime – Offenders, 2020–21

ABS Criminal Courts Australia, 2020–21

Prisoners in Australia 2021

Younger people: Health and harms; Treatment

AIHW analysis of National Mortality Database

Alcohol and other drug treatment services in Australia: early insights