Global Health Data Exchange - Discover the World's Health Data

Australia National Drug Strategy Household Survey 2016

Nav

General Info
Geography 
Australia (AUS)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
06/2016 - 11/2016
Series or system 
Australia National Drug Strategy Household Survey
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Household
  • Individual
  • Interview
  • Nationally representative
Summary 

The purpose of the Australia National Drug Strategy Household Survey is to collect data on the use of legal and illegal drugs in the country, and to provide information for future government programs on steps to reduce harm from drug use and misuse. The 2016 survey collected completed questionnaires from 23,772 individuals ages 14 and older from either a paper form, online questionnaire, or telephone interview.

Data were collected on the use and effects of tobacco, alcohol, pharmaceutical drugs, and illegal drugs.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Department of Health Care Policy,Harvard Medical School, Roy Morgan Research. Australia National Drug Strategy Household Survey 2016.