Table of contents

  • Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Aims of this report
    • 1.2 Alcohol use in Australia
    • 1.3 Illicit drug use in Australia
    • 1.4 Policy context
    • 1.5 What is burden of disease?
    • 1.6 Key developments since the Australian Burden of Disease Study 2011
    • 1.7 Where do the data come from?
    • 1.8 Future directions
    • 1.9 Structure of this report
  • 2 Alcohol and illicit drug use
    • 2.1 Burden from alcohol and illicit drug use
  • 3 Alcohol use
    • 3.1 Burden from alcohol use
    • 3.2 Burden from alcohol use by linked disease
    • 3.3 Burden of alcohol dependence
  • 4 Alcohol use in key population groups
    • 4.1 Burden from alcohol use by state and territory
    • 4.2 Burden from alcohol use by remoteness
    • 4.3 Burden from alcohol use, by socioeconomic groups
  • 5 Alcohol use over time
    • 5.1 Changes in burden from alcohol use between 2003 and 2011
    • 5.2 Potential burden from alcohol use in 2020 and 2025
  • 6 Illicit drug use
    • 6.1 Burden from illicit drug use
    • 6.2 Overview of burden from illicit drug use by linked disease
    • 6.3 Burden of illicit drug dependence
  • 7 Illicit drug use in key population groups
    • 7.1 Burden from illicit drug use by state and territory
    • 7.2 Burden from illicit drug use by remoteness
    • 7.3 Burden from illicit drug use by socioeconomic group
  • 8 Illicit drug use over time
    • 8.1 Changes in burden from illicit drug use between 2003 and 2011
  • 9 Specific illicit drugs and unsafe injecting practices
    • 9.1 Contribution of specific drugs and practice to illicit drug use burden
    • 9.2 Burden from opioid use
    • 9.3 Burden from amphetamine use
    • 9.4 Burden from cocaine use
    • 9.5 Burden from cannabis use
    • 9.6 Burden from other illicit drug use
    • 9.7 Burden from unsafe injecting practices
  • 10 Specific illicit drugs and unsafe injecting practices in key population groups
    • 10.1 Burden by state and territory
    • 10.2 Burden by remoteness
    • 10.3 Burden by socioeconomic group
  • 11 Specific illicit drugs and unsafe injecting practices over time
    • 11.1 Changes in burden from specific illicit drugs and practices between 2003 and 2011
    • 11.2 Changes in non-fatal burden of specific drug dependencies between 2003 and 2011
    • 11.3 Potential burden from specific illicit drugs and practices in 2020 and 2025
  • Appendix A: Methods
  • Appendix B: Additional tables and figures
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Related publications