Table 3.3a
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to selected race/ethnicity/gender/age groups: TEDS 2007
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Selected race/ethnicity/
gender/age group
All 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
White (non-Hisp.) male 38.9 49.4 43.1 33.6 47.7 21.3 32.8 36.2 35.0 33.5 39.6 32.8 47.8 9.3 42.3 31.8
Under 20 years 4.4 2.1 3.9 1.3 2.9 0.5 2.9 15.4 1.5 8.2 4.1 5.0 21.6 0.9 17.9 5.1
20 to 24 years 6.2 5.1 6.9 7.4 11.5 1.8 5.2 8.3 5.1 5.3 7.0 6.9 9.8 2.0 6.4 4.5
25 to 29 years 5.8 5.1 6.4 7.7 10.9 2.8 6.1 4.7 6.5 5.6 6.5 5.7 6.5 2.2 4.9 4.7
30 to 34 years 4.2 4.4 4.8 4.6 6.4 3.1 4.6 2.4 5.5 2.4 4.6 2.9 4.2 1.1 3.6 3.4
35 to 39 years 4.5 5.8 5.5 3.7 4.8 4.1 4.7 1.8 5.8 3.2 4.4 2.6 2.6 1.0 1.2 3.6
40 to 44 years 4.7 7.6 6.1 3.1 3.8 4.1 4.2 1.5 5.1 3.2 3.7 2.8 1.0 0.8 2.7 3.5
45 years and over 8.9 19.4 9.5 5.8 7.4 5.0 5.2 2.0 5.5 5.6 9.3 6.9 2.1 1.2 5.6 7.2
White (non-Hisp.) female 20.7 19.6 17.2 18.6 40.9 19.1 21.3 14.5 30.8 24.5 43.9 47.6 17.2 5.0 21.9 30.8
Under 20 years 2.2 1.2 2.0 1.1 1.9 0.6 2.2 5.2 2.1 4.5 3.3 4.5 7.0 0.4 10.1 3.8
20 to 24 years 3.5 1.9 2.5 4.9 8.5 2.3 4.0 3.2 6.3 3.9 6.1 6.3 3.6 1.2 2.6 3.9
25 to 29 years 3.5 1.9 2.5 4.2 9.4 3.2 4.5 2.2 6.9 4.0 7.5 7.2 2.9 1.1 2.5 4.6
30 to 34 years 2.5 1.7 2.0 2.4 6.1 3.1 3.2 1.3 5.0 3.9 5.5 6.0 1.1 0.5 1.9 3.6
35 to 39 years 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.0 5.0 3.8 3.0 1.0 4.4 2.1 5.3 5.2 0.9 0.9 2.1 3.7
40 to 44 years 2.5 3.2 2.5 1.7 4.0 3.2 2.4 0.7 3.3 2.7 6.2 5.0 0.9 0.7 1.3 3.3
45 years and over 3.9 7.2 3.4 2.4 6.1 2.8 2.1 0.8 2.6 3.4 10.2 13.4 0.9 0.2 1.2 7.9
Black (non-Hisp.) male 14.6 8.6 17.6 14.6 1.7 29.7 16.2 21.7 1.9 16.6 3.0 3.3 12.8 39.7 4.2 11.5
Under 20 years 1.5 0.2 0.4 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 7.7 0.1 4.4 0.3 0.2 1.5 1.4 1.5 2.9
20 to 24 years 1.2 0.5 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.6 1.1 4.7 0.3 0.9 0.4 0.5 3.8 8.4 0.4 1.1
25 to 29 years 1.4 0.7 1.4 0.4 0.2 1.3 1.9 3.8 0.3 2.2 0.3 0.3 3.6 13.2 0.6 1.3
30 to 34 years 1.2 0.8 1.4 0.9 0.2 2.1 1.8 2.2 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.3 1.9 8.3 0.2 0.9
35 to 39 years 1.9 1.1 2.6 2.3 0.2 4.9 2.5 1.4 0.3 1.7 0.3 0.4 0.7 3.8 0.2 1.1
40 to 44 years 2.5 1.4 4.0 3.1 0.2 7.7 3.2 0.9 0.3 1.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 2.4 0.3 1.3
45 years and over 4.9 3.9 6.8 7.7 0.6 13.0 5.4 1.0 0.3 4.9 1.1 1.0 0.9 2.2 0.9 2.9
Black (non-Hisp.) female 6.1 2.5 5.5 7.5 2.0 19.1 7.0 6.8 1.1 5.8 2.4 3.4 5.4 18.6 2.5 6.5
Under 20 years 0.4 0.1 0.2 * * 0.1 0.2 1.8 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.9 1.4
20 to 24 years 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.8 1.7 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.8 1.1 4.7 0.1 0.6
25 to 29 years 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.3 1.5 1.3 1.5 0.3 1.1 0.3 0.7 1.3 7.8 0.7 0.8
30 to 34 years 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.3 2.1 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.4 1.3 3.1 0.1 0.6
35 to 39 years 0.9 0.3 0.9 1.4 0.3 3.8 1.2 0.5 0.1 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.5 1.0 0.2 0.6
40 to 44 years 1.2 0.4 1.3 1.8 0.3 4.9 1.1 0.3 0.1 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.9
45 years and over 1.7 0.9 1.7 3.2 0.6 5.8 1.5 0.3 0.1 1.1 0.8 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.3 1.5
Mexican-orig. male 4.2 5.5 2.7 4.0 0.7 1.5 4.5 5.3 9.4 6.5 0.7 2.9 2.4 5.2 6.7 0.5
Under 20 years 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6 3.5 0.7 2.7 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.2 5.5 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 0.8 1.9 0.6 * 0.5 0.6 0.2 0.6 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.9 0.5 2.2 0.7 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.7 0.3 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.2 1.6 0.4 * 0.2 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.5 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.6 0.1 1.3 0.4 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.9 - - 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.7 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.9 0.4 * 0.1 0.1 1.0 - - 0.1
45 years and over 0.8 1.5 0.4 1.6 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.9 1.2 0.2 0.6 0.1 1.4 - - 0.1
Mexican-orig. female 1.6 1.0 0.8 1.3 0.7 1.0 2.4 1.5 6.5 0.3 0.6 2.8 0.8 4.8 3.9 0.3
Under 20 years 0.3 0.2 0.2 * * 0.1 0.3 0.9 0.8 0.1 0.2 1.2 0.3 - - 3.1 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.3 1.5 - - 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 *
25 to 29 years 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.2 1.7 - - * 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.2 *
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 1.0 - - * 0.1 0.1 1.0 - - *
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.3 - - 1.3 0.2 *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.4 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.7 - - *
45 years and over 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.4 - - 1.0 - - *
Puerto Rican-orig. male 3.2 1.6 2.9 10.3 0.7 1.8 4.6 2.7 0.3 0.9 2.9 0.7 1.9 5.6 1.5 0.9
Under 20 years 0.2 * 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.8 * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.7 * - - 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.3 0.1 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.4 0.1 0.3 1.4 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.7 1.6 0.1 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.5 0.2 0.4 1.7 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.3 * - - 0.4 * - - 1.1 - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.5 0.2 0.5 2.1 0.1 0.4 0.9 0.2 * 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.3 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.6 0.3 0.6 2.2 0.1 0.4 0.8 0.1 * 0.1 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.8 0.8 0.8 2.5 0.2 0.4 0.9 0.1 * 0.4 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1
Puerto Rican-orig. female 0.8 0.3 0.6 2.0 0.5 0.9 1.5 0.8 0.2 0.1 1.3 0.5 0.7 1.6 0.3 0.3
Under 20 years 0.1 * * * * * 0.1 0.2 * - - * * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 * - - 0.1 * 0.2 0.4 0.1 *
25 to 29 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 * - - 0.2 * 0.1 0.6 - - *
30 to 34 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 * - - 0.2 - - 0.1 0.4 0.1 *
35 to 39 years 0.1 * 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 * * - - 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 *
45 years and over 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.3 * * - - 0.4 0.2 0.1 - - - - *
American Indian/
Alaska Native male
1.4 2.9 2.0 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.5 1.2 1.1 1.6 0.3 0.9 1.1 0.3 3.7 0.9
Under 20 years 0.2 0.1 0.3 * * * * 0.5 * 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 2.3 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.2 0.2 0.3 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 * 0.3 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.2 0.4 0.3 * * 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 * * 0.3 * 0.2 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.2 0.1
45 years and over 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.2 0.2
American Indian/
Alaska Native female
0.9 1.1 1.1 0.3 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.6 1.5 0.7 0.5 0.5 1.0 0.4 3.3 1.0
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.1 * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 * * 0.5 - - 2.2 0.2
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 - - 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.3 0.2
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.2 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 * 0.3 - - 0.3 0.2
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 - - 0.1
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 - - * 0.2 0.1
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.2 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 - - * 0.1 0.1
45 years and over 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Asian/Pacific Islander
male
0.7 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.9 2.0 1.2 0.2 0.6 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.4
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * * 0.5 0.1 0.8 * 0.3 0.3 - - 0.3 0.1
20 to 24 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 * * 0.3 0.2 - - 0.1
25 to 29 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4 - - 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1
30 to 34 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * 0.1 0.1 * 0.4 0.1 * * 0.3 0.1 - - *
35 to 39 years 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 * * 0.3 0.1 * * - - * 0.1 *
40 to 44 years 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 * * 0.3 0.1 * * - - * - - *
45 years and over 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * 0.2 - - - - * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1
Asian/Pacific Islander female 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.1 1.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 - - 0.2 0.4
Under 20 years 0.1 0.1 0.1 * * * * 0.2 0.1 0.7 0.1 * 0.2 - - 0.1 0.1
20 to 24 years * * * * * * * * 0.2 - - * 0.1 0.1 - - 0.1 0.1
25 to 29 years * * * * * * * * 0.3 - - * * - - - - - - *
30 to 34 years * * * * * * * * 0.2 0.3 * - - 0.1 - - - - *
35 to 39 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 0.1 * * - - - - - - *
40 to 44 years * * * * * * * * 0.1 - - * - - - - - - - - 0.1
45 years and over * * * * * * * * 0.1 - - * - - - - - - - - 0.1
All other 6.7 6.5 5.7 7.0 2.8 4.3 8.1 7.4 9.3 7.2 4.4 4.0 7.5 8.9 9.2 14.8
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 1,806,956 403,994 325,305 245,845 89,955 167,089 66,303 286,271 142,539 893 9,882 4,175 1,489 3,100 983 59,133
* 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.

Return to previous table To Table of Contents Go to next table