Drugs Statistics

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY CASE STATUS YEAR 2018
CATEGORY TOTALAVERAGE
NUMBER% MONTHLY DAILY
CASE STATUS New Cases 17,463 69.9 1,455 48
Relapse Cases 7,509 30.1 626 21
TOTAL 24,972 100 2,081 69

Notes : 

New - 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

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY STATES YEAR 2018
CATEGORIES NUMBER
STATES Johor 2,346
Kedah 2,683
Kelantan 4,022
Melaka 734
Negeri Sembilan 1,365
Pahang 1,726
Perak 1,808
Perlis 569
Pulau Pinang 2,247
Sabah1,200
Sarawak693
Selangor 2,218
Terengganu 2,043
WP Kuala Lumpur 1,214
WP Labuan72
WP Putrajaya32
TOTAL 24,972
STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY GENDER YEAR 2018
CATEGORYBILANGAN
GENDER Male 24,025
Female 947
TOTAL 24,972
STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICT BY ETHNICITY YEAR 2018
CATEGORIES NUMBER
ETHNICITY Malay 20,422
Chinese 1,461
India 1,581
Indigenous Sabah 1,085
Indigenous Sarawak223
Others200
TOTAL 24,972

 

Notes :

    Others refer to Punjabi, Siam Eurasian and Natives

 

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY AGE WHILST DETECTED YEAR 2018
CATEGORIES YEARS OLD NUMBER
THE AGE WHILST DETECTED < 13 0
13-15 42
16-17 211
18 295
19 577
20-24 4,385
25-29 4,575
30-34 4,807
35-39 3,867
40-44 2,773
45-49 1,639
≥ 50 1,801
JUMLAH 24,972
STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY OCCUPATION YEAR 2018
CATEGORIES NUMBER
OCCUPATION Construction303
General Workers5,551
Entertainment19
Sales 1,599
Unemployed 3,614
Transportation931
Management *207
Student186
Clerical58
Services 1,810
Manufacturing 417
Agriculture & Fisheries 1,445
Part Time Workers 7,948
Technical 885
TOTAL 24,972

 

Note :

i. Data per case refers to a drug addict who has one or more offenses in the current year.
ii. * Civil Servants data are included in the category of management.

STATISTICS OF DRUG ADDICTS BY ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS YEAR 2018
CATEGORIESNUMBER
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS Never Attend The School/ Quit The School 3,995
Primary School 2,095
LCE/SRP/PMR 8,345
MCE/SPM/SPMV 9,010
HSC/STP/STPM 164
Diploma 537
Degree/Master/PHD 113
Others (E.G: Certificate Of Specific Skills )** 713
TOTAL 24,972

Notes :

*Includes Matriculation; Non MLVK Skill Certificate ; Advanced Non MLVK Skill Certificate; Non Technical Skills Certificate; MLVK Skill Certificate and others.

STATISTICS OF DRUG TYPES USE YEAR 2018
CATEGORY NUMBER
TYPE OF DRUG USE Methamphetamine (Crystalline) 10,440
Methamphetamine (Tablets) 4,698
Opiate * 7,643
Marijuana 1,112
Ats **( Except Methamphetamine ) 1,045
/ Psychotropic *** 16
Others ****18
TOTAL24,972

 

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.
STATISTICS OF THE INITIAL REASONS FOR USING DRUGS YEAR 2018
CATEGORIESNUMBER
THE INITIAL REASONS FOR USING DRUGS Peer Influence 13,822
Curiosity 4,581
For Fun 3,148
Stress 1,798
Relief Pain 436
Others * 82
Stimulant 8
Ignorance/Unaware 1,097
TOTAL 24,972

Notes :

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.

 

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