Statistics and Indicators

Recent illicit use of any drug by year

  • In 2016, 12.9% of ACT residents aged 14 years and older reported illicit use of any drug in the previous year. This was the lowest figure reported by any state or territory and almost half the figure reported in 1998 (23.9%).

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Source: National Drug Strategy Household Survey 2016