Table 2.2. Admissions aged 12 and older, by race/ethnicity according to primary substance of abuse: 2010
Column and row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Race/ethnicity All admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amines
Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With second-
ary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total  1,820,737 411,388 332,699 256,256 157,171 104,564 43,587 335,833 112,473 15,707 4,117 1,675 4,501 1,449 39,317
Column percent distribution
White (non-Hispanic)  60.8  67.9  59.3  61.5  88.2  35.1  47.4  46.8  67.7  83.4  84.0  67.9  14.2  68.2  60.5
Black (non-Hispanic)  20.1  12.7  22.5  17.2   3.4  53.5  28.9  30.8   3.4   4.9   5.6  17.4  61.6   9.9  23.3
Hispanic origin  13.1  11.7  11.6  17.6   4.5   8.1  19.3  16.3  19.0   8.8   6.4   8.4  19.6  13.3   8.6
Mexican   4.4   4.8   3.5   3.3   1.2   1.5   3.4   5.9  12.8   0.8   1.4   2.1   4.7   6.9   1.1
Puerto Rican   3.7   2.1   3.5   9.7   0.9   3.1   6.8   3.6   0.4   4.2   1.0   2.2   9.2   1.5   1.8
Cuban   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.6   0.3   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1   0.2
Other/not specified   4.8   4.7   4.4   4.3   2.2   3.3   8.5   6.6   5.6   3.7   3.8   3.9   5.6   4.9   5.5
Other   6.1   7.7   6.6   3.7   4.0   3.4   4.4   6.2   9.9   2.9   4.0   6.2   4.6   8.6   7.6
American Indian/Alaska Native   2.4   4.1   3.4   0.6   1.8   0.9   0.8   1.7   2.3   0.6   1.1   1.7   0.5   5.0   1.5
Asian/Pacific Islander   1.0   1.4   0.8   0.5   0.5   0.6   0.7   1.1   3.1   0.4   0.7   1.2   0.4   1.2   0.7
Other   2.7   2.2   2.4   2.7   1.7   1.9   2.9   3.3   4.5   1.9   2.3   3.2   3.7   2.4   5.4
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions  1,810,070 409,173 331,019 255,118 156,155 104,086 43,328 333,721 112,112 15,620 4,100 1,663 4,476 1,441 38,058  
Row percent distribution
All admissions 1,810,070 22.6 18.3 14.1 8.6 5.8 2.4 18.4 6.2 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.1 100.0
White (non-Hispanic) 1,100,073 25.3 17.8 14.3 12.5 3.3 1.9 14.2 6.9 1.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.1 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic)   363,500 14.3 20.5 12.1 1.5 15.3 3.4 28.3 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.8 * 2.4 100.0
Hispanic origin   236,627 20.3 16.2 18.9 3.0 3.6 3.5 23.0 9.0 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.1 1.4 100.0
Mexican    79,381 24.6 14.5 10.7 2.4 1.9 1.9 24.6 18.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 0.1 0.5 100.0
Puerto Rican    66,918 12.7 17.3 37.1 2.2 4.9 4.4 18.0 0.7 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.6 * 1.0 100.0
Cuban     3,745 22.6 15.5 15.1 4.5 6.5 6.5 23.0 3.3 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 * 1.6 100.0
Other/not specified    86,583 22.0 17.0 12.6 4.0 3.9 4.3 25.3 7.2 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 2.4 100.0
Other   109,870 28.5 19.9 8.7 5.6 3.2 1.7 18.7 10.1 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.6 100.0
American Indian/Alaska Native    42,830 38.8 26.5 3.6 6.5 2.1 0.8 13.5 6.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 1.4 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander    18,587 30.0 13.6 6.2 4.2 3.3 1.6 20.3 18.6 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.4 100.0
Other    48,453 18.9 16.3 14.0 5.4 4.1 2.6 22.7 10.4 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.1 4.2 100.0
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.10.11.

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