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NT Drug Trends 2009 : Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)

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Title

NT Drug Trends 2009 : Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)

Collection

Northern Territory drug trends; PublicationNT; E-Journals

Date

2010

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.

Notes

C. Moon

Language

English

Subject

Drug abuse -- Northern Territory -- Statistics -- Periodicals; Drug abuse -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Drug abuse surveys -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals

Publisher name

National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre; University of New South Wales

Place of publication

Sydney (N.S.W.)

Volume

Australian Drug Trends Series No. 44

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/261141

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/488949

Page content

65 8.3.3 Availability Most of those participants able to comment rated oxycodone as easy (50%, Table 43) or very easy (40%) to obtain with over three quarters (78%, Table 44) reporting that oxycodone availability had been stable. Table 43: Participants reports of oxycodone current availability, 2008 2007 n=106 2008 n=103 2009 n=99 Did not respond (%) 91 86 90 Did respond (%) 9 14 10 Of those who responded Dont know (%) 20 0 0 Very easy (%) - 0 40 Easy (%) 10 21 50 Difficult (%) 70 57 10 Very difficult (%) - 21 0 Source: IDRS participant interviews Table 44: Participants reports of oxycodone availability change in the past six months, 2007-2009 2007 n=106 2008 n=103 2009 n=99 Did not respond (%) 91 86 91 Did respond (%) 9 14 9 Of those who responded (%) Dont know (%) 10 0 0 More difficult (%) 30 36 11 Stable (%) 60 64 78 Easier (%) - 0 0 Fluctuates (%) - 0 1 Source: IDRS participant interviews