Table 5.5b
Admissions aged 12-17 by marijuana involvement and source of referral to treatment: TEDS 1997-2007
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Marijuana involvement1 and source of
referral to treatment
1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Marijuana-involved admissions  74.5  76.2  77.2  77.7  76.8  76.1  76.0  75.7  77.4  77.1  77.7
Criminal justice referral  34.9  38.1  40.8  40.8  41.5  41.8  41.5  40.3  41.7  41.2  39.8
Both alcohol and marijuana  25.0  27.1  28.5  27.2  26.6  25.6  24.5  23.0  23.2  23.3  22.4
Primary marijuana, no alcohol  10.0  11.0  12.3  13.6  14.8  16.2  17.0  17.3  18.5  17.9  17.4
Other referral source  39.5  38.0  36.3  36.9  35.3  34.3  34.6  35.4  35.7  35.9  37.9
Both alcohol and marijuana  28.3  27.2  25.6  25.0  23.0  21.9  21.3  21.4  21.0  21.3  22.5
Primary marijuana, no alcohol  11.2  10.8  10.7  11.9  12.4  12.5  13.2  13.9  14.7  14.6  15.4
All other admissions  25.5  23.8  22.8  22.3  23.2  23.9  24.0  24.3  22.6  22.9  22.3
Criminal justice referral  10.5  10.6  10.5   9.9  10.3  11.4  10.9   9.9   9.8   9.5   9.1
Primary alcohol, no marijuana    5.0   5.0   4.8   4.5   4.2   3.9   3.7   3.6   3.5   3.8   4.0
Other drugs and drug combinations   3.7   4.0   4.0   4.0   4.2   4.2   4.2   5.0   5.1   4.3   3.8
No substance reported   1.8   1.6   1.6   1.4   2.0   3.3   3.0   1.3   1.1   1.3   1.3
Other referral source  15.1  13.3  12.4  12.4  12.9  12.5  13.0  14.4  12.9  13.4  13.3
Primary alcohol, no marijuana    4.7   4.3   4.1   4.1   4.1   3.7   3.8   4.3   4.2   4.8   5.0
Other drugs and drug combinations   6.4   6.3   5.9   5.7   5.8   5.1   5.8   7.4   7.2   6.5   6.0
No substance reported   3.9   2.7   2.3   2.7   3.0   3.7   3.5   2.8   1.5   2.1   2.2
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
1 Admissions reporting marijuana as a primary, secondary, or tertiary substance were considered to be marijuana-involved.
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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