Table 2.5b
Primary non-heroin opiates/synthetics admissions1 aged 12 and over by State or jurisdiction: TEDS 1997-2007
Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and over
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excl. Puerto Rico). Comparisons among States should be made with caution; see
Ch. 4.]
State or jurisdiction Admissions per 100,000 population aged 12 and over
1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Total 7 8 9 11 15 18 21 24 27 31 36
Alabama 18 19 22 20 24 28 31 33 38 38
Alaska 6 9 13 10 9 20 18
Arizona - - 2 2 1 2 3 5 10
Arkansas 11 10 16 16 16 22 23 27 32 33 49
California 7 6 7 8 8 10 12 11 10 16 19
Colorado 7 8 11 11 9 13 16 18 21 25 28
Connecticut 17 18 15 22 29 32 40 53 54 55 66
Delaware 4 6 6 13 13 20 25 33 43 78 109
District of Columbia 2 1 1 1 1 - -
Florida 7 10 16 20 22 29 23 12 14 20 22
Georgia 2 1 2 4 8 9 12 9 25
Hawaii 3 6 4 7 10 10 10 10 13 11 15
Idaho 3 4 6 6 8 5 4 12 11 18 13
Illinois 1 2 6 6 7 7 8 8 12 10
Indiana 18 19 24 18 18 23 28 32 36 32
Iowa 5 7 7 7 10 13 11 17 16 19 18
Kansas 3 2 3 4 4 6 7 11 11 13 14
Kentucky 5 7 9 13 23 28 41 33 53 70 86
Louisiana2 9 8 25 35 45 49 64 56 51 66
Maine 13 27 48 70 97 105 130 152 191 234 296
Maryland 16 16 16 19 34 38 43 54 62 70 85
Massachusetts 9 13 18 24 49 55 51 61 65 78 80
Michigan 15 16 10 14 19 26 28 33 37 49 53
Minnesota 10 11 11 13 16 18 23 31 33 40 53
Mississippi 4 6 9 13 20 25 23 26 22 21
Missouri 2 2 2 2 7 11 13 17 23 25 26
Montana 18 18 13 24 34 35 41 41 49 59 80
Nebraska 3 4 3 3 5 4 5 14 14 14 15
Nevada 5 5 5 3 5 6 12 14 13 13 15
New Hampshire 3 4 5 7 11 13 14 18 17 21 29
New Jersey 6 8 7 8 11 15 16 22 28 34 44
New Mexico 3 2 6 7 7 6 6 10 11 15
New York 10 13 14 16 20 23 28 34 38 48 60
North Carolina 10 9 8 11 14 14 15 20 23 21 24
North Dakota 2 3 5 4 9 10 5 9 7 16 12
Ohio 12 12 9 7 9 16 16 17 28 29 37
Oklahoma 10 8 8 8 12 14 16 24 25 28 36
Oregon 8 9 11 14 19 22 19 25 30 35 46
Pennsylvania 6 6 8 12 18 19 27 40 36 39 46
Rhode Island 21 27 37 37 52 62 84 93 103 119 119
South Carolina 6 7 9 12 23 25 24 27 32 30 33
South Dakota 3 4 6 3 4 6 7 12 21 23 24
Tennessee3 10 14 8 9 16 22 28 26 31 30 34
Texas 2 3 4 4 6 7 9 10 11 13 15
Utah 12 12 16 19 19 15 22 26 27 33 37
Vermont 14 20 27 31 37 52 94 98 194 259 267
Virginia 2 2 5 14 18 18 31 40 26 23 23
Washington 7 9 10 7 7 10 13 20 27 21 25
West Virginia 32 28 5 36 44 68 79
Wisconsin 2 2 2 4 5 7 9 11 16 21 25
Wyoming 6 7 6 9 12 14 20 25 25 17 25
1 These drugs include codeine, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, meperidine, morphine, opium, oxycodone, pentazocine, propoxyphene, tramadol, and any other drug with morphine-like effects. Non-prescription use of methadone is not included.
2 Data for Louisiana (1997) are not shown on Figure 5. See Chapter 2 for details.
3 After 1997, Tennessee includes Heroin admissions in Other opiates. These combined data are not shown in Figure 5.
- - Quantity is zero.
No data, or less than a full calendar year of data, submitted.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.6.08. Population: U.S. Bureau of the Census. Population Estimates for Counties by Age and Sex: Annual Time Series July 1, 1990 to July 1, 1999 (CO-99-9, rel. Aug. 30, 2000). Annual State Population Estimates by Demographic Characteristics with 6 Race Groups: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2007 (SC-EST2006-ALLDATA6, rel. May 1, 2008).

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