Statistics

The Macao SAR Government, Social Welfare Bureau
Statistics of Drug Abuse Treatment and Rehabilitation Division Data

Drug Treatment Out-patient Center attendance
АStatistics of cases seeking for assistance 2019 2018
New cases 27 26
Old cases 269 330
Total number of cases 296 356
(Include non Macau Resident) 2019-01-01 - 2019-12-31 2018-01-01 - 2018-12-31
Total of Cases Percentage New Case Percentage Total of Cases Percentage New Case Percentage
Sex Male 250 84% 25 93% 301 85% 22 85%
Female 46 16% 2 7% 55 15% 4 15%
Total 296 100% 27 100% 356 100% 26 100%
Age Group <=14 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
15-19 0 0% 0 0% 1 0% 0 0%
20-24 2 1% 0 0% 13 4% 4 15%
25-29 23 8% 3 11% 41 12% 1 4%
30-34 27 9% 3 11% 52 15% 2 8%
35-39 26 9% 7 26% 33 9% 6 23%
40-44 37 13% 3 11% 47 13% 6 23%
45-59 132 45% 9 33% 128 36% 6 23%
60+ 49 17% 2 7% 41 12% 1 4%
Variety Of Drugs Opium 184 62% 5 19% 197 55% 9 35%
Tranquilizers 1 0% 1 4% 1 0% 0 0%
Stimulants 1 0% 0 0% 6 2% 0 0%
Cannabis 15 5% 7 26% 8 2% 1 4%
Cocaine 4 1% 1 4% 4 1% 0 0%
Ketamine 39 13% 7 26% 70 20% 3 12%
Methamphetamine 37 13% 3 11% 39 11% 5 19%
Alcohol 6 2% 3 11%        
Others 9 3% 0 0% 31 9% 8 31%
Taking Method Intravenous Injections 115 39% 2 7% 133 37% 4 15%
Intramuscular Injections 4 1% 0 0% 8 2% 0 0%
Inhalation 56 19% 3 11% 71 20% 7 27%
Smoking 25 8% 6 22% 16 4% 1 4%
Sniffing 24 8% 1 4% 70 20% 2 8%
Oral 17 6% 8 30% 16 4% 2 8%
Others 55 19% 7 26% 42 12% 10 38%
Birth Place Macao 153 52% 18 67% 200 56% 17 65%
Mainland China 131 44% 7 26% 141 40% 7 27%
Portugal 1 0% 1 4% 1 0% 0 0%
Hong Kong 5 2% 1 4% 4 1% 1 4%
Others 6 2% 0 0% 10 3% 1 4%
Marital Status Married 144 49% 18 67% 139 39% 11 42%
Bachelor 91 31% 7 26% 131 37% 7 27%
Divorced 48 16% 2 7% 48 13% 3 12%
Widower 3 1% 0 0% 2 1% 0 0%
Others 10 3% 0 0% 36 10% 5 19%
New HIV Infected in Macao Total of Cases LOCAL RESIDENTS Needle sharing DTTR referral Total of Cases LOCAL RESIDENTS Needle sharing DTTR referral
66 39 1 0 27 15 0 0
Drug rehabilitation cases in Macao
(Include non Macau Resident) 2019-01-01 - 2019-12-31 2018-01-01 - 2018-12-31
Total of Cases Percentage New Case Percentage Total of Cases Percentage New Case Percentage
Sex Male 416 82% 73 77% 466 81% 84 73%
Female 92 18% 22 23% 110 19% 31 27%
Total 508 100% 95 100% 576 100% 115 100%
Age Group <=14 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
15-19 13 2% 7 7% 15 3% 4 3%
20-24 39 8% 15 16% 47 8% 16 14%
25-29 83 16% 21 22% 108 19% 21 18%
30-34 75 15% 13 14% 102 18% 23 20%
35-39 51 10% 16 17% 48 8% 14 12%
40-44 46 9% 7 7% 60 10% 12 10%
45-59 147 29% 13 14% 146 25% 17 15%
60+ 54 11% 3 3% 48 8% 8 7%
Variety Of Drugs Opium 192 38% 6 6% 205 44% 15 18%
Tranquilizers 2 0% 2 2% 1 0% 0 0%
Stimulants 4 1% 1 1% 7 2% 1 1%
Cannabis 33 6% 11 12% 15 3% 5 6%
Cocaine 21 4% 6 6% 10 2% 5 6%
Ketamine 85 17% 14 15% 102 22% 18 22%
Methamphetamine 131 26% 40 42% 82 18% 24 29%
Alcohol 18 4% 9 10% 0 0% 0 0%
Others 22 4% 6 6% 39 8% 14 17%
Taking Method Intravenous Injections 123 24% 3 3% 141 31% 10 12%
Intramuscular Injections 4 1% 0 0% 8 2% 0 0%
Inhalation 94 19% 21 22% 83 18% 11 13%
Smoking 113 22% 31 32% 60 13% 25 30%
Sniffing 74 15% 10 11% 103 22% 18 22%
Oral 33 6% 17 18% 24 5% 8 10%
Others 67 13% 13 14% 42 9% 10 12%
Birth Place Macao 335 66% 74 78% 371 64% 90 78%
Mainland China 146 29% 13 14% 158 27% 14 12%
Portugal 1 0% 1 1% 1 0% 0 0%
Hong Kong 7 1% 1 1% 7 1% 3 3%
Others 19 4% 6 6% 39 7% 8 7%
Marital Status Married 197 39% 32 34% 209 36% 46 40%
Bachelor 215 42% 45 47% 233 40% 47 41%
Divorced 73 14% 12 13% 75 13% 15 13%
Widower 4 1% 0 0% 3 1% 1 1%
Others 19 4% 6 6% 56 10% 6 5%
New HIV Infected in Macao Total of Cases LOCAL RESIDENTS Needle sharing DTTR referral Total of Cases LOCAL RESIDENTS Needle sharing DTTR referral
66 39 1 0 27 15 0 0