Drugs Statistics

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY CASE STATUS, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
CASE STATUS/ YEAR New Case Per Case 13,605 20,289 22,923 18,440 17,474 17,506
Per Head 11,712 17,947 22,814 18,112 17,315 17,439
Relapse Case Per Case 8,172 6,379 7,921 7,482 7,793 8,754
Per Head 9,863 7,643 4,648 3,242 2,908 2,718
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

Notes : 

New Case - Newly detected drug addicts to receive treatment/rehabilitation/ supervision with NADA

Relapse Cases -  Drug addicts who formerly detected and received treatment/ rehabilitation program with NADA

Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY STATES, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
STATE / YEAR Johor Per Case 1,992 2,541 2,565 2,108 2,352 2,371
Per Head 1,999 2,470 2,403 1,901 2,085 2,071
Kedah Per Case 2,535 2,945 3,862 2,655 2,693 3,582
Per Head 2,559 2,893 3,641 2,343 2,155 2,608
Kelantan Per Case 1,399 1,994 3,233 3,700 4,153 2,998
Per Head 1,384 1,944 2,860 3,179 3,336 2,292
Melaka Per Case 845 944 930 613 736 819
Per Head 828 936 876 527 582 581
Negeri Sembilan Per Case 951 1,050 1,172 1,012 1,374 1,244
Per Head 937 1,038 1,123 847 1,128 1,009
Pahang Per Case 1,903 2,066 2,419 2,088 1,749 1,672
Per Head 1,865 1,985 2,119 1,712 1,420 1,253
Perak Per Case 2,716 3,106 2,639 1,557 1,820 2,046
Per Head 2,716 3,058 2,439 1,323 1,466 1,598
Perlis Per Case 499 781 692 654 582 316
Per Head 470 694 596 489 405 227
Pulau Pinang Per Case 2,780 4,280 5,081 3,844 2,303 2893
Per Head 2,715 3,784 3,549 2,077 1,043 1,445
Sabah Per Case 940 898 1,044 1,047 1,200 1,574
Per Head 939 891 1,025 1,008 1,147 1,498
Sarawak Per Case 854 658 534 440 693 852
Per Head 845 639 515 419 630 797
Selangor Per Case 2,051 2,987 3,176 2,375 2,228 2,385
Per Head 2,054 2,907 3,015 2,159 1,940 1,997
Terengganu Per Case 579 1,022 1,676 2,044 2,057 2,123
Per Head 576 1,006 1,629 1,845 1,766 1,785
WP Kuala Lumpur Per Case 1,698 1,328 1,695 1,655 1,223 1,023
Per Head 1,653 1,282 1,548 1,395 1,021 823
WP Labuan Per Case 19 36 79 92 72 139
Per Head 19 35 78 92 70 136
WP Putrajaya Per Case 16 32 47 38 32 43
Per Head 16 28 46 38 29 37
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

Notes:-

  1. ’Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.
STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY GENDER, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
GENDER / YEAR
Male Per Case 21,078 25,655 29,660 24,926 24,314 24,949
Per Head 20,878 24,599 26,396 20,464 19,392 19,179
Female Per Case 699 1,013 1,184 996 953 1,131
Per Head 697 991 1,066 890 831 978
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

Notes:-

Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY ETHNICITY, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
ETHNICITY / YEAR Malay Per Case 17,122 21,335 24,901 20,956 20,671 20,820
Per Head 16,940 20,515 22,340 17,405 16,497 15,864
Chinesse Per Case 1,828 2,117 2,182 1,947 1,480 1,550
Per Head 1,809 1,987 1,826 1,475 1,148 1,192
India Per Case 1,657 2,113 2,428 1,760 1,602 1,787
Per Head 1,660 2,002 2,010 1,260 1,159 1,291
Indigenous Sabah Per Case 842 774 977 999 1,087 1,355
Per Head 839 766 948 975 1,038 1,279
Indigenous Sarawak Per Case 180 148 154 113 223 300
Per Head 179 148 154 111 202 289
Others* Per Case 148 181 202 147 204 268
Per Head 148 172 184 128 179 242
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

 

Notes :

  1. *Others refer to Punjabi, Siam Eurasian and Natives
  2. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.

 

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY AGE WHILST DETECTED , 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
THE AGE WHILST DETECTED/ YEAR Adolescence (13-18 Year) Per Case 622 717 826 694 550 437
Per Head 615 713 810 683 541 431
Youth (19-39 Year) Per Case 541 19,578 22,709 18,823 18,417 18,986
Per Head 15,540 18,799 20,335 15,812 15,131 15,033
Adult (≥40 Year) Per Case 5,463 6,373 7,309 6,405 6,300 6,657
Per Head 5,420 6,078 6,317 4,859 4,551 4,693
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157
  1. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.
STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY OCCUPATION, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
OCCUPATION/ YEAR Construction Per Case 606 531 453 297 303 311
Per Head 540 483 437 263 261 242
General Workers Per Case 4,805 5,086 5,232 5,416 5,621 5,819
Per Head 4,594 4,924 5,025 4,726 4,489 4,503
Entertainment Per Case 37 48 27 41 19 30
Per Head 37 45 23 39 19 29
Sales Per Case 1,837 2,061 2,101 1,708 1,607 1,825
Per Head 1,657 1,908 2,034 1,542 1,392 1,559
Unemployed Per Case 2,746 3,911 4,533 4,125 3,650 3,682
Per Head 2,688 3,713 4,345 3,547 2,986 2,940
Transportation Per Case 1,144 1,245 1,230 950 940 1,118
Per Head 1,066 1,185 1,182 854 796 940
Management* Per Case 179 199 215 247 207 253
Per Head 166 192 211 234 197 230
Student Per Case 197 269 298 281 186 159
Per Head 179 260 295 274 184 156
Clerical Per Case 51 52 66 66 58 62
Per Head 48 47 64 64 55 57
Services Per Case 2,460 2,348 2,299 1,744 1,822 2,470
Per Head 2,219 2,190 2,210 1,576 1,595 2,157
Manufacturing Per Case 502 522 576 465 421 548
Per Head 468 475 563 432 378 472
Agriculture & Fisheries Per Case 1,814 1,969 1,857 1,443 1,457 1,658
Per Head 1,633 1,856 1,794 1,242 1,197 1,316
Part Time Workers Per Case 4,155 7,117 10,643 8,173 8,086 7,012
Per Head 5,152 7,079 8,011 5,676 5,890 4,588
Technical Per Case 1,244 1,310 1,314 966 890 1,133
Per Head 1,128 1,233 1,268 885 784 968
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Individu 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

 

Notes :

  1. * Civil Servants data are included in the category of management.
  2. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.
SSTATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS/ YEAR Never Attend The School/ Quit The School Per Case 1,909 2,681 3,351 3,751 4,044 3,545
Per Head 1,784 2,441 2,992 3,293 3,563 2,823
Primary School Per Case 2,694 2,862 2,898 2,370 2,118 2,301
Per Head 2,707 2,773 2,529 1,848 1,588 1,730
LCE/SRP/
PMR
Per Case 8,662 10,326 11,730 9,082 8,451 8,843
Per Head 8,570 9,911 10,297 7,192 6,459 6,630
MCE/SPM/
SPMV
Per Case 7,502 9,445 11,314 9,311 9,114 9,678
Per Head 7,520 9,156 10,189 7,760 7,283 7,522
HSC/STP/
STPM
Per Case 188 171 218 166 166 154
Per Head 184 158 205 135 132 118
Diploma Per Case 290 453 506 473 540 620
Per Head 289 449 475 439 479 537
Degree/Master/Phd Per Case 44 77 96 113 114 129
Per Head 43 77 92 106 103 118
Others (E.G: Certificate Of Specific Skills) ** Per Case 488 653 731 656 720 810
Per Head 478 625 683 581 616 679
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 26,080
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

 

Notes :

  1. *Includes Matriculation; Non MLVK Skill Certificate ; Advanced Non MLVK Skill Certificate; Non Technical Skills Certificate; MLVK Skill Certificate and others.
  2. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.

 

STATISTICS OF DRUG TYPES USE, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
TYPE DRUGS/ YEAR Opiat* Per Case 14,502 16,616 16,985 10,154 7,746 7,938
Per Head 13,959 13,959 14,579 7,580 5,773 5,301
Methamphetamine (Crystalline) Per Case 4,117 8,133 10,107 10,419 11,531 13,768
Per Head 4,124 7,457 8,624 8,392 8,698 10,559
Methamphetamine (Tablet) Per Case 1,919 1,389 1,236 1,066 4,853 2,386
Per Head 1,221 861 2,310 3,697 3,822 1,760
Marijuana Per Case 1,239 674 2,631 4,366 1,122 755
Per Head 1,762 1,354 1,192 974 944 630
Amphetamine – Type Stimulants (Excludes Methamphetamine) Per Case 535 635 764 764 1,152 2,872
Per Head 478 604 726 695 954 1,832
Others**** Per Case 8 7 18 9 19 78
Per Head 24 19 19 11 17 66
Pil Psikotropik*** Per Case 35 25 23 13 26 14
Per Head 7 7 12 5 15 9
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 27,811
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

 

Notes :

  1. *Refer to Heroine and Morphine
  2. **Refer to Ecstacy and Amphetamine
  3. Marijauna
  4. Methamphetamine (crystalline): Syabu
  5. Methamphetamine (tablets):  YABA Pill, &  YAMA  Pill
  6. ***Include Benzodiazepine, Psychotropic Pill & Eramine 5.
  7. ****Includes Kratom Leaves, Depressant, Dissoaciative, Hallucinogens, Inhalan dll.
  8. The data on the number of drugs used do not necessarily match the number of drug addicts. This is because some of the drug addicts are poly drug users.
  9. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.
STATISTICS OF THE INITIAL REASONS FOR USING DRUGS, 2014 - 2019
CATEGORY PER CASE / PER HEAD 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
THE INITIAL REASONS FOR USING DRUGS/
YEAR
Peer Influence Per Case 13,466 16,943 17,990 16,209 14,459 13,676
Per Head 13,189 15,844 15,634 13,134 11,324 10,260
Curiosity Per Case 3,221 4,523 5,618 4,813 5,009 4,840
Per Head 3,137 4,056 4,626 3,656 3,720 3,433
For Fun Per Case 2,270 2,550 3,944 3,323 3,286 3,457
Per Head 2,215 2,529 3,400 2,495 2,510 2,357
Stress Per Case 1,986 1,572 1,910 1,214 1,953 2,538
Per Head 1,725 1,462 1,727 1,043 1,428 1,875
Others* Per Case 752 1,059 1,442 840 1,187 1,768
Per Head 719 957 1,284 690 878 1,251
Relief Pain Per Case 461 617 698 345 462 1,392
Per Head 421 557 640 297 295 873
Stimulant Per Case 174 206 145 39 84 130
Per Head 144 176 134 33 61 101
Ignorance/Unaware Per Case 25 9 17 8 9 10
Per Head 25 9 17 6 7 7
TOTAL Per Case 21,777 26,668 30,844 25,922 25,267 27,811
Per Head 21,575 25,590 27,462 21,354 20,223 20,157

Notes :

  1. Other categories include aggressive, work-based, entertainment, lack of religious affliation, financial problems, slimming,domestic violence, medical, craving for drugs, sex, betrayed, ignorance the dangers of drugs, for study purposes and so on.
  2. Per Case’ data refers to those who have one or more offences in the current year.  Whilst the ‘Per Head’ data refers to only once detected within six (6) years period.

 

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