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Table 5 Reported concern with cannabis and alcohol in 2013–14 and change in petrol sniffing prevalence from 2011–12 to 2013–14

From: The impact of subsidized low aromatic fuel (LAF) on petrol (gasoline) sniffing in remote Australian indigenous communities

Reports of concern by substance Change in petrol sniffing prevalence between 2011–12 and 2013–14 Total
  Decline (%) No change/increase (%)  
Alcohol
 Heavy use and/or major concern 6 (33.3) 15 (65.2) 21 (51.2)
 Not present or present, but not an issue 12 (66.7) 8 (34.8) 20 (48.8)
 Total 18 (100.0) 23(100.0) 41 (100.0)
Cannabis
 Heavy use and/or major concern 12 (66.7) 15 (65.2) 27 (65.9)
 Not present or present but not an issue or conflicting reports 6 (33.3) 8 (34.8) 14 (34.1)
 Total 18 (100.0) 23(100.0) 41 (100.0)
Other inhalants
 Currently used 10 (55.6) 13 (56.5) 23 (56.1)
 No evidence of current use 8 (44.4) 10 (43.5) 18 (43.9)
 Total 18 (100.0) 23(100.0) 41 (100.0)