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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

62 Table 51: People from whom oxycodone was purchased in the preceding six months, 2007-2011 (%) 2007 N=106 2008 N=103 2009 N=99 2010 N=99 2011 N=98 Did not respond 91 86 90 86 85 Did respond 9 14 10 14 15 Of those who responded Source person Street dealer 10 29 20 7 27 Friends 60 29 50 50 60 Gift from friends 0 0 0 0 Known dealer 0 29 20 7 0 Workmates 0 0 0 0 0 Acquaintance 20 14 10 14 13 Unknown dealer 0 0 0 14 0 Mobile dealer 10 0 0 7 0 Source venue Home delivery 10 21 0 0 13 Dealers home 0 14 30 21 0 Friends home 50 29 40 29 47 Acquaintances house 10 7 0 7 7 Street market 10 14 20 0 27 Agreed public location 10 29 0 36 7 Work 0 0 0 0 0 Source: IDRS participant interviews 5.9.3 KE comment Two KE referred to occasional reports of Oxycontin availability. Two KEs stated that Oxycontin was used when MS Contin was unavailable. Another Health KE observed that there were more reports of street Oxycontin availability than in previous years.


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