Table 2.8. Admissions aged 16 and older, by employment status and detailed not-in-labor-force category according to
primary substance of abuse: 2011
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions.]
Employment status and detailed not in labor force All admis-
sions
aged 16+
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 16 and older 1,792,311 397,117 320,530 278,298 186,409  99,338 44,196 293,347 109,656 17,654 3,584 1,705 5,765 975 33,737
Employment status            
Employed  22.1  33.7  23.1  11.9  21.5  10.1  21.9  22.2  17.0  15.1  18.9  16.8  14.4  17.0  21.4
Full time  14.7  25.1  15.5   7.2  14.1   6.1  15.0  12.7  10.0   9.7  12.4   9.4   8.0  10.5  14.0
Part time   7.4   8.6   7.6   4.7   7.4   4.0   6.9   9.5   7.1   5.4   6.5   7.5   6.4   6.5   7.4
Unemployed  40.2  36.4  38.9  43.4  46.8  43.0  41.7  36.3  45.2  40.5  43.4  41.1  46.0  39.7  42.6
Not in labor force (see detail, below)  37.7  29.8  38.0  44.7  31.8  46.9  36.4  41.5  37.7  44.4  37.7  42.1  39.6  43.3  36.0
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  1,743,469 384,236 315,181 273,271 173,712  97,765 43,438 289,753 109,040 16,575 3,281 1,635 5,710 947 28,925
Detailed not in labor force1            
Total admissions aged 16 and over
and not in labor force
  657,162 114,583 119,820 122,266  55,156  45,814 15,819 120,215  41,121  7,353 1,238   688 2,264   410 10,415
Disabled  21.7  27.5  26.0  16.6  23.5  30.9  22.5  11.3  25.7  23.4  36.7  11.2  12.6  23.7  21.0
Student  13.9   7.8   8.1   2.7   8.6   1.8   5.5  46.9   7.3   8.5  10.4  27.6   4.9  30.4  24.9
Inmate of institution   7.0   4.8   6.2   5.3   8.7   7.3   9.9   7.5  21.4   4.1   6.0  17.8  18.4   9.3  10.6
Homemaker   3.1   3.3   2.0   1.2   8.9   2.1   3.4   2.7   6.0   5.6   6.5   2.4   1.5   3.9   5.4
Retired   2.3   8.1   1.6   0.6   1.3   1.0   1.1   0.3   0.5   1.9   4.7   0.2   0.2   1.1   2.6
Other  52.0  48.4  56.1  73.6  49.0  57.0  57.6  31.3  39.1  56.5  35.7  40.9  62.4  31.5  35.5
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    565,075 101,996 108,760 107,356  49,979  40,110 14,914 102,758  18,633  7,088 1,038   624 1,964 355 9,500
1 Detailed not in labor force is a Supplemental Data Set item. Individual Supplemental Data Set items are reported at the State's option.
SOURCE: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.15.12.

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