Table 3.10
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to primary source of income and detailed "Not in labor force": TEDS 2007
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Primary source of income and detailed "Not in labor force" No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Stimulants 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
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other
stimu-
lants
Total 1,817,577 406,038 326,887 246,871 90,516 167,914 66,858 287,933 143,024 897 9,949 4,210 1,502 3,124 992 60,862
Primary source of income                
Wages/salary 33.5 47.7 32.4 16.4 33.8 18.8 32.4 34.1 34.9 31.9 21.9 28.2 27.0 26.2 26.6 34.3
Public assistance 7.4 4.3 8.0 12.5 6.5 10.8 8.0 6.6 6.2 5.2 8.3 4.8 5.3 11.1 7.7 4.5
Disability 4.5 4.6 4.1 5.6 5.8 7.5 3.6 2.5 3.2 6.9 7.0 5.1 2.1 3.2 4.9 5.9
Retirement/pension 0.8 1.7 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.2 1.1 1.1
Other 21.4 15.3 22.0 26.3 23.7 21.1 24.1 25.6 18.1 19.4 28.8 36.4 25.5 26.2 25.2 21.2
None 32.4 26.4 33.1 38.8 29.4 41.1 31.5 30.8 37.3 35.7 33.2 24.7 39.8 33.1 34.4 33.0
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,114,399 279,082 219,527 127,956 54,865 110,201 46,921 187,926 56,426 423 6,710 2,942 799 1,527 627 18,467
Detailed "Not in labor force"                
Disabled 19.2 27.1 19.7 17.2 30.6 23.4 16.5 7.9 20.2 18.3 24.3 21.6 9.7 8.8 12.5 22.5
Student 18.3 11.5 11.6 2.4 8.1 2.7 10.1 54.4 8.4 27.4 12.3 20.9 42.2 6.8 63.3 40.0
Inmate of institution 6.7 4.6 5.8 5.2 5.2 8.9 8.9 6.8 20.9 19.3 3.2 4.3 15.8 17.6 6.7 4.3
Homemaker 3.4 4.6 2.1 1.2 8.5 2.6 4.3 2.9 6.5 6.1 6.5 5.4 1.3 1.9 1.7 8.4
Retired 2.3 8.6 1.2 1.1 1.9 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.3 1.0 2.3 2.7 - - - - - - 4.0
Other 50.1 43.6 59.6 72.8 45.6 61.6 59.4 27.7 43.6 27.9 51.4 45.1 31.1 64.9 15.8 20.8
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 512,119 87,954 105,697 74,235 22,360 57,573 20,652 100,593 20,112 197 3,801 1,640 557 826 417 15,505
1 Supplemental Data Set items are not reported by all States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.4 for details.
- - Quantity is zero.
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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