Christmas Island

WHO Region
Status of adherence to conventions(3)
Single Convention 1961:
As Amended 1961/72:
Receipt of statistics, and estimates by INCB(3)
Competent National Authority(2)

Drug Control Section, Office of Scientific Evaluation
Therapeutic Goods Administration
Department of Health
P.O. Box 100
Woden ACT 2606

Tel: 61 2 6232 8740
Fax: 61 2 6203 1740

Consumption Data At-A-Glance:

Note: Opioid consumption data reported by Christmas Island to the INCB has been combined with Australia's opioid consumption data. The population of each Island has also been added to Australia's population.


1) World Health Organization. World Health Statistics: 2016. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2017. United Nations. Population, Health, and Environment Data and Estimates for the Countries and Regions of the World. Population Reference Bureau; 2016.
2) United Nations. Competent National Authorities Under the International Drug Control Treaties, 2015. New York, NY: United Nations; 2016.
3) International Narcotics Control Board. Narcotic Drugs: Estimated World Requirements for 2017 - Statistics for 2015. New York, NY: United Nations; 2017.