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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

35 Table 28: Participant reports of heroin availability in the past six months, 2007-2011 (%) 2007 N=106 2008 N=103 2009 N=99 2010 N=99 2011 N=98 Did not respond* 93 94 94 97 96 Did respond 7 6 6 3 4 Of those who responded: Current availability Very easy 0 17 0 0 Easy 0 0 67 33 50 Difficult 57 67 33 50 Very difficult 43 17 0 33 0 Dont know 0 0 0 33 0 Change last six months More difficult 0 0 0 0 Stable 71 100 83 67 25 Easier 14 0 17 0 50 Fluctuates 0 0 0 0 25 Dont know 14 0 0 33 Source: IDRS participant interviews As is evident from Figure 19, the few participant reports of heroin availability are contradictory, with current availability rated equally as difficult/very difficult or easy/very easy. Figure 19: Participant reports of current heroin availability, 2001-2011 Source: IDRS participant interviews 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 n u m b e r o f ID U Difficult or very difficult Easy or very easy


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