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NDTMS monthly report summary - June 2021

  • In March 2021 there were 185,889 adult (18+) drug users who had been in 'effective' treatment over the previous year. This is an increase of 5,248 compared to the same month last year.
  • In June 2021 there were 33,919 adult (18+) clients that had started treatment within the current year. This is an increase of 4,713 compared to the same month last year.
  • In March 2021 there were 9,818 young person (<18) drug users who had been in 'effective' treatment over the previous year. This is a decrease of 2,904 compared to the same month last year.
  • In June 2021 there were 2,029 young person (<18) clients that had started treatment within the current year. This is an increase of 682 compared to the same month last year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for opiate use who recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending December 2020 and did not represent within 6 months was 4.74%. This compares to 5.61% in the same period in the previous year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for non-opiate use who recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending December 2020 and did not represent within 6 months was 32.96%. This compares to 34.25% in the same period in the previous year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for alcohol use who recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending December 2020 and did not represent within 6 months was 35.33%. This compares to 37.85% in the same period in the previous year.