Statistics and Indicators

Recent illicit use of any drug by age group


    Recent illicit drug use, ACT residents by age group, 2019

    • ACT young people aged 20-29 years reported the highest usage of illicit drugs in the previous 12 months (30.1%) in 2019, followed by those aged 14-19 years (23.2%).

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    Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2020. National Drug Strategy Household Survey 2019.  Drug Statistics series no. 32. PHE 270. Canberra AIHW.