Table 3.7. Connecticut 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 51,951 9,210 10,695 11,686 2,567 2,730 1,882 8,349 117 604 84 110 523 47 3,347
Gender              
Male 71.8 74.8 74.5 70.2 62.7 58.3 72.0 78.3 64.1 59.2 52.4 66.4 62.6 68.1 67.0
Female 28.2 25.2 25.5 29.8 37.3 41.7 28.0 21.7 35.9 40.8 47.6 33.6 37.4 31.9 33.0
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 51,905 9,204 10,688 11,679 2,566 2,730 1,882 8,333 117 603 84 110 521 47 3,341
Age at admission              
12 to 19 years 4.8 1.1 3.5 2.1 4.0 0.4 1.3 16.7 10.3 3.0 1.2 9.1 2.3 17.0 5.3
20 to 24 years 15.1 5.7 10.5 18.5 22.8 6.1 10.1 27.8 16.2 14.9 8.3 22.7 22.0 29.8 15.1
25 to 29 years 16.2 8.1 13.1 20.4 23.1 11.3 14.8 21.7 22.2 20.2 22.6 27.3 35.6 14.9 15.4
30 to 34 years 13.1 8.8 12.5 14.2 14.8 13.7 17.3 14.3 10.3 17.5 22.6 15.5 25.4 12.8 13.4
35 to 39 years 11.4 10.2 12.2 12.3 10.7 16.8 14.4 7.9 13.7 11.8 10.7 12.7 12.0 12.8 11.6
40 to 44 years 13.4 16.1 16.7 12.9 9.0 21.3 17.8 5.7 9.4 10.3 11.9 8.2 2.1 4.3 13.6
45 to 49 years 12.8 21.2 16.4 9.9 7.7 18.9 14.0 3.5 8.5 8.1 14.3 3.6 0.4 8.5 12.7
50 to 54 years 8.0 14.9 9.8 6.4 5.7 8.9 7.2 1.7 2.6 8.4 7.1 0.9 0.2 - - 7.5
55 to 59 years 3.6 9.0 3.8 2.6 1.8 2.3 2.3 0.5 6.0 4.6 1.2 - - - - - - 3.3
60 years and older 1.6 4.9 1.6 0.8 0.5 0.2 0.7 0.1 0.9 1.2 - - - - - - - - 2.0
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 51,951 9,210 10,695 11,686 2,567 2,730 1,882 8,349 117 604 84 110 523 47 3,347
Race/ethnicity              
White (non-Hispanic) 55.3 69.4 54.0 60.2 82.6 42.7 45.9 37.4 60.0 85.5 76.2 37.0 11.5 45.7 43.7
Black (non-Hispanic) 16.2 9.3 20.0 7.9 2.8 30.3 17.3 29.6 15.7 2.0 6.0 35.2 49.8 26.1 13.9
Hispanic origin 17.3 12.8 14.9 20.3 8.1 15.4 21.6 24.2 10.4 6.7 9.5 22.2 27.9 26.1 16.3
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.4 0.5 - - 0.3 - - 0.9 - - 2.2 0.4
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.9 - - - - 0.9 0.4 - - 1.6
Other 10.4 7.6 10.3 11.1 6.2 10.7 14.6 7.9 13.0 5.5 8.3 3.7 10.5 - - 24.1
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 51,007 9,051 10,522 11,586 2,532 2,704 1,854 8,144 115 600 84 108 506 46 3,155
- - Quantity is zero.
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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