Table 3.3. Admissions aged 12 to 17, by age at admission and treatment referral source according to primary substance of abuse: 2010
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Age at admission and treatment referral source All admis-sions aged
12-17
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 admissions aged 12-17 132,850  7,736 13,339 1,385 2,819 307   830 97,029 2,993 710 247 301 36 411 4,707
Age at admission            
12 years   1.2   2.8   0.8   0.1   0.2 - -    0.5   0.9   0.4   0.6   0.4   0.7 - -    6.8   6.8
13 years   4.4   7.4   3.7   0.8   2.1   1.0   1.0   4.1   1.9   2.4   7.7   2.0 - -   13.1  12.8
14 years  10.8  11.3   9.0   2.5   6.3  10.7   4.8  11.0   8.6  10.3   8.5   7.6   2.8  20.7  17.3
15 years  21.1  17.4  19.7  10.5  15.3  16.3  14.3  22.2  18.4  18.3  18.2  21.3  33.3  20.0  18.6
16 years  30.4  25.6  29.5  27.4  28.9  33.9  35.1  31.4  31.4  31.7  30.0  25.6  33.3  20.7  21.6
17 years  32.2  35.6  37.3  58.8  47.3  38.1  44.3  30.5  39.2  36.8  35.2  42.9  30.6  18.7  23.0
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  132,850  7,736 13,339 1,385 2,819 307   830 97,029 2,993 710 247 301 36 411 4,707
Treatment referral source            
Criminal justice/DUI  45.6  40.6  44.3  29.4  30.3  41.7  38.2  48.1  41.2  35.8  29.6  36.7  44.4  24.5  29.3
Self or individual  17.2  17.6  18.0  34.0  29.8  17.7  21.7  16.1  20.9  21.9  26.7  18.7  16.7  28.5  19.8
School (educational)  13.6  24.5  13.1   3.5   5.3   7.0   4.9  12.6   9.5  10.5  14.2   9.5   8.3  11.6  32.7
Alcohol/drug abuse
   care provider
  6.5   3.3   6.9  17.2  14.2   8.3  14.8   6.3   8.6  10.2   9.3  13.9  13.9   8.9   2.6
Other health care provider   4.7   3.2   5.8   6.9   8.7   8.0   7.0   4.4   6.0   9.0   6.9   7.8   5.6  12.1   5.7
Employer/EAP   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1 * - -  - -    0.1   0.1   0.3 - -  - -  - -  - -    0.1
Other community referral  12.2  10.7  11.8   8.9  11.6  17.3  13.4  12.5  13.7  12.3  13.4  13.3  11.1  14.4   9.7
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  130,778  7,640 13,130 1,359 2,773 300   815 95,569 2,928 698 247 294 36 404 4,585
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
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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