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Table 3 Sniffer prevalence rate per 1000 population (aged 5–39 years) by LAF availability in 2011–12 and 2013–14 (41 communities)

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

Year Number of communities Total sniffers Population 5–39 years Sniffer prevalence rate/1000 pop
Median Inter-quartile range Range (Min-Max)
2012
 No LAF 11 111 3946 11.2 0–38.9 0–140.2
 LAF 30 178 12,061 3.9 0–13.4 0–186.6
2014
 No LAF 10 39 2517 11.0 5.7–18.7 0–52.6
 LAF 31 165 13,490 5.6 0–18.8 0–87.9