Table 3.28. New Jersey admissions aged 12 and older, by gender, age at admission, and race/ethnicity, according to primary substance: 2010
Percent distribution
Gender, age at admission,
and race/ethnicity
All admis-
sions
aged 12
and older
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
secondary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Total admissions aged 12 and older  70,180 13,711  9,261 22,141 7,234  2,878 1,920 11,052   241 853  28  36 551  14   260
Gender            
Male  67.8  71.0  71.0  64.2  64.4  54.8  71.9  75.5  70.5  51.3  53.6  75.0  51.0  64.3  62.3
Female  32.2  29.0  29.0  35.8  35.6  45.2  28.1  24.5  29.5  48.7  46.4  25.0  49.0  35.7  37.7
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   70,173 13,711  9,259 22,137 7,234  2,877 1,920 11,052   241 853  28  36 551  14   260
Age at admission            
12 to 19 years   9.4   2.0   7.0   3.5   8.4   1.1   4.1  35.9  23.7   8.7  17.9  36.1   4.4  42.9  15.4
20 to 24 years  18.0   7.6  14.7  19.4  32.4   5.1  10.2  25.1  21.6  23.0  17.9  47.2  23.6 - -  14.2
25 to 29 years  15.8   9.7  14.5  17.7  23.2  10.3  14.4  16.3  19.5  16.4  14.3   5.6  34.7 - -  21.9
30 to 34 years  12.1  10.7  12.7  12.8  12.3  12.8  14.6  10.7  11.2  12.5 - -   8.3  27.6  14.3  11.2
35 to 39 years   9.8  10.8  10.5  11.1   6.5  16.4  14.4   5.5   7.5   8.9   7.1 - -   6.0  21.4   8.1
40 to 44 years  11.4  14.6  13.0  13.4   6.2  20.4  17.6   3.1   6.6   8.4  10.7   2.8   2.4  14.3  10.8
45 to 49 years  11.1  17.9  14.4  11.4   5.2  19.0  13.6   1.9   5.4   9.5  21.4 - -   0.9   7.1   8.1
50 to 54 years   7.1  13.4   8.4   6.8   3.3   9.5   8.0   1.1   3.7   7.6   3.6 - -   0.5 - -   5.0
55 to 59 years   3.3   7.3   3.5   2.9   1.7   3.6   2.3   0.4   0.8   3.9   3.6 - - - - - -   3.5
60 years and older   1.9   6.0   1.3   1.0   0.8   1.7   0.9   0.1 - -   1.1   3.6 - - - - - -   1.9
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   70,180 13,711  9,261 22,141 7,234  2,878 1,920 11,052   241 853  28  36 551  14   260
Race/ethnicity            
White (non-Hispanic)  62.1  71.5  64.7  61.8  90.8  39.5  56.4  37.5  66.0  88.5  92.9  72.2  11.6  78.6  63.5
Black (non-Hispanic)  22.7  13.3  22.4  23.5   3.3  47.7  25.7  38.5  17.4   5.2   3.6   2.8  57.7 - -  22.3
Hispanic origin  12.9  12.7  10.9  12.6   4.6  11.0  15.9  20.5  11.6   5.6   3.6  19.4  26.1   7.1  13.5
American Indian/Alaska Native   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1   0.1 * - -   0.2 - - - - - - - -   0.4 - - - -
Asian/Pacific Islander   0.6   1.3   0.6   0.2   0.4   0.2   0.4   0.8   3.7   0.5 - -   5.6   0.4   7.1   0.4
Other   1.5   1.0   1.3   1.8   0.7   1.5   1.6   2.5   1.2   0.2 - - - -   3.8   7.1   0.4
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   70,179 13,711  9,261 22,141 7,233  2,878 1,920 11,052   241 853  28  36 551  14   260
- -  Quantity is zero.
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
NOTE: Percentages may not sum to 100 due to rounding.
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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