Table 3.1b
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to gender and race/ethnicity: TEDS 2007
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Gender and race/ethnicity No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
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 22.3 18.0 13.6 5.0 9.2 3.7 15.8 7.9 * 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 3.3 100.0
Gender                  
Male 1,229,378 24.4 19.4 13.7 3.9 7.9 3.5 17.2 6.3 * 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 2.7 100.0
Female 587,499 18.0 15.0 13.2 7.2 12.1 4.0 13.0 11.1 0.1 0.9 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.1 4.8 100.0
Race/ethnicity                  
White (non-Hispanic) 1,078,346 25.9 18.2 11.9 7.4 6.3 3.3 13.5 8.7 * 0.8 0.3 0.1 * 0.1 3.4 100.0
Black (non-Hispanic) 374,825 12.0 20.0 14.5 0.9 21.8 4.1 21.9 1.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 * 2.9 100.0
Hispanic origin 257,246 20.8 13.8 21.4 1.5 5.1 4.9 16.7 11.6 * 0.3 0.1 * 0.3 0.1 3.4 100.0
Mexican 104,759 25.3 11.0 12.4 1.2 4.0 4.4 18.8 21.6 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.3 0.1 0.5 100.0
Puerto Rican 71,374 11.2 15.9 42.4 1.5 6.3 5.7 14.1 0.9 * 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.3 * 1.0 100.0
Cuban 3,494 19.9 16.8 12.7 2.3 11.2 9.0 20.2 4.2 * 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.5 100.0
Other/not specified 77,619 23.7 15.3 14.6 1.6 5.3 4.7 16.0 8.4 * 0.3 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 9.6 100.0
Other 99,384 27.0 18.8 8.2 3.2 5.0 2.5 16.9 14.8 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.8 100.0
Alaska Native 1,535 27.9 18.4 20.9 4.4 5.9 3.1 10.9 6.6 0.1 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.1 - - 0.8 100.0
American Indian 40,169 38.8 25.0 3.1 3.5 3.2 1.6 12.5 8.8 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 2.8 100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 17,396 21.7 13.2 6.0 2.6 5.1 2.2 20.1 25.7 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 * 2.6 100.0
Other 40,284 17.5 15.0 13.7 3.0 6.7 3.5 20.1 16.3 0.1 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 3.0 100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- - 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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