Alcohol, Tobacco & other Drugs in Australia

Published by
Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
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The consumption of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs is a significant cause of preventable disease and illness in Australia. There is a wide range of data sources available that contribute to our understanding of alcohol, tobacco and other drug use. 

This report consolidates the most recently available information on alcohol, tobacco and other drug use in Australia. It includes key trends in the availability, consumption, harms and treatment for vulnerable populations.

Further, information on a range of health, social and economic impacts of alcohol, tobacco and other drug use are highlighted.

This report is accompanied by online supplementary data tables and a series of factsheets for each drug type and population group.