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NT trends in ecstasy and related drug markets 2011 : findings from the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS)

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Title

NT trends in ecstasy and related drug markets 2011 : findings from the Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS)

Collection

NT trends in ecstasy and related drug markets; Reports; PublicationNT

Date

2011

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).

Notes

Date:2011; Australian drug trends series No. 80

Language

English

Subject

Drug abuse surveys -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Ecstasy (Drug) -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Drug abuse -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals

Publisher name

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

Place of publication

Sydney (N.S.W)

ISBN

9780733430206

Copyright owner

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Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/242182

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/610318

Page content

27 Figure 10: Proportion of participants reporting ecstasy use and injection in the preceding six months, 2003-2011 Source: IDRS participant interviews Figure 11 shows that in 2011 weekly or less, was the only pattern of ecstasy use reported. Figure 11: Patterns of ecstasy use, 2003-2011 Source: IDRS participant interviews 4.7.2 Hallucinogens Recent use of hallucinogens by participants remained low at 7% of the sample, but this still represented an increase from the 4% who reported recent use in 2010 (Figure 12). As in the past two years, no respondents reported injection of the drug. Median days of use remained low at 3 days (Figure 13). 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 % p ar ti ci p an ts Used last six months Injected last six months 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 % p ar ti ci p an ts No recent use Weekly or less More than weekly but less than daily


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