Table 2.10b
Admissions by employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 1997-2007
Percent distribution, adjusted for age, gender, and race/ethnicity
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2a.]
Employment status and education Percent distribution, adjusted for age, sex, and race/ethnicity1
1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Employment status
(aged 16 and over)
Employed  28.1  28.1  28.3  28.7  27.4  26.1  25.2  25.1  25.3  25.6  25.2
Full time  20.9  21.0  21.3  21.5  20.4  19.0  18.3  18.1  18.2  18.2  17.9
Part time   7.1   7.0   7.0   7.2   7.0   7.1   6.9   7.0   7.1   7.3   7.3
Unemployed  20.1  20.9  20.2  20.1  21.3  23.8  25.5  26.0  26.6  27.1  29.0
Not in labor force  51.8  51.0  51.5  51.2  51.3  50.1  49.3  48.9  48.1  47.3  45.8
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Highest school grade completed
(aged 18 and over)
0 to 8   9.4   9.2   9.3   9.1   8.7   7.8   7.9   7.7   7.7   6.6   6.5
9 to 11  24.1  23.9  24.1  24.2  23.9  23.5  22.9  22.2  22.3  22.3  22.1
12 (or GED)  41.7  42.0  41.6  41.6  41.9  42.7  42.7  43.0  42.5  42.3  41.6
Over 12  24.8  24.9  25.0  25.1  25.4  26.1  26.5  27.1  27.5  28.7  29.7
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
1 Adjusted for age, gender, and race/ethnicity to the 2000 U.S. resident population.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.6.08.

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