Report based on Client Monitoring System

1. Distribution of Patients by Primary Drug (In Percent)

Drug Name

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Heroin

62.22

65.35

72.40

73.16

75.03

77.85

Phensidyl

17.18

15.09

8.18

8.96

8.67

7.61

Ganja

7.82

8.60

11.31

11.02

10.34

7.38

Injected Drug

7.02

6.57

3.44

1.81

2.64

4.68

Polidrugs

0.62

0.53

0.20

1.01

0.35

0.04

Opium

0.00

0.03

0.00

0.03

0.03

0.00

Alcohol

2.46

1.47

2.51

2.48

1.85

1.07

Tablet

0.98

1.10

0.40

0.62

0.73

0.61

Others

1.70

1.26

1.56

0.91

0.36

0.76

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

2. Distribution of Patients By Age Group (In Percent)

Age Group

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Up to 15 Years

0.46

0.45

0.60

0.38

0.66

1.29

16 - 20 Years

8.22

8.54

10.19

12.10

10.07

9.93

21 - 25 Years

30.35

30.18

29.46

32.52

29.71

31.05

26-30 Years

36.85

37.38

35.31

32.83

34.80

31.43

31 - 35 Years

14.13

13.29

14.47

13.18

15.36

15.33

36 - 40 Years

6.53

6.51

6.36

5.24

6.10

7.34

41 - 45 Years

2.40

2.32

2.05

2.17

2.12

2.21

46 - 50 Years

0.65

0.83

1.09

0.63

0.49

0.76

51 Up to Years

0.41

0.50

0.47

0.95

0.69

0.66

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

3. Distribution of Patients by Educational Status

Education Status

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Illiterate

20.75

16.12

18.33

14.55

19.05

18.49

01 - 05 Years

17.06

12.59

17.07

20.36

16.09

15.03

06 - 09 Years

18.93

23.61

25.35

25.50

21.35

21.50

      10 Years

15.09

15.15

14.91

16.93

16.34

16.86

11 - 12 Years

16.35

17.66

13.14

11.33

14.45

14.12

13 - 14 Years

8.34

10.06

7.62

7.94

8.57

8.83

15 + Years

3.48

4.81

3.58

3.39

4.15

5.18

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

4. Distribution of Patients by Marital Status

Education Status

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Unmarried

49.17

50.37

48.10

48.13

48.31

47.07

Married

47.51

46.40

47.56

49.00

49.11

49.43

Seperated

1.85

2.05

3.06

1.78

1.57

2.02

Widwon

0.15

0.19

0.25

0.10

0.10

0.38

Divorced

0.46

0.72

0.85

0.77

0.80

0.88

Others

0.86

0.27

0.18

0.22

0.11

0.22

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

5. Distribution of Patients by Self-occupation

Occupational Group

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Unemployed

35.38

36.13

43.24

40.22

46.05

47.83

Business

29.37

31.75

25.08

24.03

22.50

19.63

Service (Private/Public)

10.31

9.87

12.10

12.63

10.83

10.43

Labourer

4.53

2.72

3.99

5.42

6.10

8.72

Driver

5.48

4.51

4.51

7.52

4.84

3.32

Student

9.70

9.90

6.26

6.82

7.04

6.6

Agriculture

0.77

0.61

0.46

0.56

0.31

0.27

Others

4.46

4.51

4.36

2.80

2.33

3.20

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

6. Distribution of Patients by Primary Reason

Primary Reason

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Curiosity

29.09

46.03

40.43

18.40

26.65

39.06

Influence of friends

59.82

43.17

51.58

74.08

68.62

53.79

Desire to get easy pleasure

2.68

3.26

1.21

1.08

0.66

2.28

Psychological disorder

0.58

0.40

0.42

0.59

0.17

0.57

Adverse atmosphere in the family

2.16

1.84

2.68

1.29

1.01

2.21

Drug Abuse within the family

0.12

0.24

0.17

0.42

0.03

0.11

Easy access to drugs

0.18

0.24

0.23

1.33

0.91

0.23

Unemployment

0.31

0.00

0.14

0.10

0.03

0.00

Frustration

2.06

2.86

2.23

1.96

1.50

0.88

Lack of drug awarness

0.09

0.13

0.14

0.07

0.14

0.30

Latrogenic

0.06

0.04

0.18

0.16

0.07

0.00

Others

2.85

1.79

0.59

0.52

0.21

0.57

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

7. Distribution of Patients by Route of Administration (method of taking drug)

Method

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Smoking/chasing

69.40

73.99

87.00

87.45

86.69

80.97

Oral

20.97

18.28

9.09

10.28

10.66

8.26

Injections

7.51

6.86

3.36

1.75

2.55

4.49

Sniffing

0.92

0.05

0.00

0.10

0.00

5.22

Others

1.20

0.82

0.55

0.42

0.10

1.06

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

8. Distribution of Patients by Self Income

Self-Income Group

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

No Income

45.87

46.96

45.65

46.69

55.01

56.89

Upto Tk.1000

1.71

1.76

2.38

1.64

1.27

0.55

Tk.1001   - Tk.2000

10.06

8.37

8.53

8.87

6.39

5.95

Tk.2001   - Tk.3000

14.35

14.34

14.36

16.94

16.35

13.29

Tk.3001   - Tk.4000

6.97

6.72

6.82

6.78

5.18

5.19

Tk.4001   - Tk.5000

6.69

7.09

7.32

7.17

5.18

6.30

Tk.5001   - Tk.10000

10.98

11.14

11.80

8.67

8.53

9.48

Tk.10001 - Tk.15000

1.66

1.65

1.53

2.14

1.09

1.38

Tk.15001 - Tk.20000

0.88

1.12

0.67

0.70

0.36

0.28

Tk.20001 - Tk.25000

0.14

0.16

0.45

0.05

0.12

0.42

Tk.25001 - Tk.30000

0.28

0.21

0.27

0.05

0.29

0.27

Tk.30001 and Above

0.41

0.48

0.22

0.30

0.23

0.00

 Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

9. Distribution of Patients by Family Income

Family-Income Group

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

No Income

2.49

2.08

2.31

1.10

1.09

2.02

Upto Tk.1000

1.48

1.65

1.84

1.64

2.82

0.90

Tk.1001   - Tk.2000

10.20

6.66

8.75

10.61

9.74

7.61

Tk.2001   - Tk.3000

16.38

14.77

17.73

20.62

19.01

22.21

Tk.3001   - Tk.4000

8.91

10.02

9.47

8.47

9.16

9.41

Tk.4001   - Tk.5000

12.64

13.11

13.55

13.84

14.23

13.84

Tk.5001   - Tk.10000

30.55

31.40

28.41

27.74

28.97

31.90

Tk.10001 - Tk.15000

7.20

9.38

7.68

7.87

7.09

4.98

Tk.15001 - Tk.20000

4.71

4.69

4.26

4.33

3.57

3.67

Tk.20001 - Tk.25000

1.38

1.12

1.26

1.00

1.09

0.83

Tk.25001 - Tk.30000

1.66

1.81

1.30

0.90

1.15

0.76

Tk.30001 - Tk.40000

0.65

0.91

1.12

0.50

0.58

0.55

Tk.40001 - Tk.50000

0.69

1.07

0.94

0.50

0.52

0.55

Tk.50001 - Tk.75000

0.32

0.53

0.58

0.40

0.35

0.42

Tk.75001 - Tk.100000

0.28

0.53

0.49

0.15

0.29

0.07

Tk.100001 - Tk.200000

0.18

0.05

0.22

0.20

0.17

0.21

Tk.200001 - Tk.500000

0.09

0.05

0.00

0.05

0.12

0.07

Tk.500001 and above

0.19

0.17

0.09

0.08

0.05

0.00

Total (%)

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

10. Distribution of Patients by Source of Motivation for Treatment

Motivator

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Father

11.39

12.75

16.19

13.25

15.60

15.04

Mother

7.76

7.39

11.88

18.11

19.54

21.20

Brother

6.00

5.15

8.25

8.81

11.32

10.58

Sister

1.51

1.52

2.21

2.69

2.86

4.00

Spouse

7.57

9.02

8.79

11.50

10.48

9.67

Son/daughter

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

0.00

Self

51.82

56.35

42.57

30.56

27.62

29.35

Friend

6.19

2.56

2.02

6.33

4.60

1.67

Neighbour

0.12

0.11

0.44

0.17

0.07

0.00

Relatives

2.92

2.45

3.77

5.10

6.69

5.82

Physician

0.52

0.27

0.05

0.38

0.35

0.15

Employer

0.00

0.00

0.05

0.17

0.14

0.00

NGO

0.09

0.08

0.00

0.10

0.00

0.27

DNC

0.31

0.05

0.03

0.07

0.03

0.42

Police

0.17

0.03

0.00

0.07

0.14

0.00

Others

3.63

2.27

3.75

2.69

0.56

1.83

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

11. Distribution of Patients by Reasons for Seeking Treatment

Family-Income Group

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

To be cure

46.21

43.41

56.03

84.69

91.05

87.44

To run the family properly

0.92

2.13

1.42

0.10

0.98

0.57

Family disharmony

0.09

1.55

2.27

0.28

0.21

0.15

Family wants to treatment

1.51

2.72

6.53

0.77

1.60

0.53

To get relief

0.09

1.57

2.95

1.47

0.42

0.23

Absence of Drug

0.00

0.21

0.38

0.10

0.03

0.15

Family Problem

2.00

4.83

4.86

1.96

0.10

0.27

Loss of business

0.03

0.37

0.11

0.03

0.00

0.00

Physical Problem

2.06

2.77

2.27

0.24

0.10

0.00

Financial Problem

1.57

2.40

1.09

0.17

0.07

0.11

Realization

20.38

17.48

12.94

7.69

4.63

7.00

To get rid of drug

12.93

10.97

2.89

1.19

0.42

1.10

Social Problem

2.80

2.27

0.55

0.00

0.00

0.04

To be detoxicated

0.37

0.43

1.26

0.07

0.00

0.08

To get out from trap

0.05

0.24

0.03

0.00

0.10

1.52

Others

8.99

6.65

4.42

1.24

0.29

0.81

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

12. Distribution of Patients by Daily Expenditure

Expenditure

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

No. expenditure

3.88

1.90

1.92

1.26

0.80

2.09

Upto 50/-

12.96

10.50

12.61

15.81

13.06

11.50

51/- To 100/-

27.22

26.34

28.08

32.77

29.01

25.35

101/- To 150/-

13.98

11.89

13.01

17.10

15.19

12.56

151/- To 200/-

18.26

16.54

18.43

14.24

17.28

18.65

201/- To 250/-

2.59

2.40

2.82

2.59

2.72

2.66

252/- To 300/-

8.68

12.08

10.95

8.50

9.93

11.69

301/- To 350/-

0.46

0.61

0.42

0.49

0.59

0.49

351/- To 400/-

4.03

5.37

4.20

2.52

2.96

4.49

401/- To 500/-

4.71

6.04

3.95

2.80

4.46

4.83

501/- To 1000/-

2.62

4.81

2.57

1.36

3.17

4.61

More than 1000/-

0.61

1.52

1.04

0.56

0.83

1.08

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

13. Distribution of Patients by Frequency of use primary drug

Frequency

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Daily

97.26

98.29

99.32

99.72

99.69

99.28

More than once a week

1.35

0.83

0.60

0.24

0.31

0.69

More than once a month

1.39

0.88

0.08

0.04

0.00

0.03

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

14. Distribution of Patients by Source of drug Acquisition

Source

1998(%)

1999(%)

2000(%)

2001(%)

2002(%)

2003(%)

Street sale

93.78

95.46

96.50

99.34

99.37

95.51

Diversion of prescription drug

0.46

0.14

0.25

0.17

0.10

0.27

Others

5.76

4.40

3.25

0.49

0.53

4.22

Total

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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%