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NDTMS monthly report summary - September 2022

  • In June 2022 there were 188,155 adult (18+) drug users who had been in 'effective' treatment over the previous year. This is a decrease of 1,406 compared to the same month last year.
  • In September 2022 there were 64,988 adult (18+) clients that had started treatment within the current year. This is a decrease of 1,955 compared to the same month last year.
  • In June 2022 there were 9,804 young person (<18) drug users who had been in 'effective' treatment over the previous year. This is a decrease of 38 compared to the same month last year.
  • In September 2022 there were 3,598 young person (<18) clients that had started treatment within the current year. This is an increase of 10 compared to the same month last year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for opiate use who were 18 or over and recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending March 2022 and did not represent within 6 months was 5.06%. This compares to 4.68% in the same period in the previous year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for non-opiate use who were 18 or over and recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending March 2022 and did not represent within 6 months was 33.84%. This compares to 33.59% in the same period in the previous year.
  • The proportion of adult (18+) clients treated for alcohol use who were 18 or over and recorded a successful completion of treatment in the 12 months ending March 2022 and did not represent within 6 months was 35.86%. This compares to 35.86% in the same period in the previous year.