Table 3.1a
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to sex and race/ethnicity: TEDS 2004
Column percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Sex and race/ethnicity 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 1,875,026 416,510 336,954 265,895 63,243 184,949 71,438 298,317 150,402 1,007 8,558 4,487 2,408 3,272 1,209 66,377
Sex                
Male 68.5 74.9 73.8 68.0 52.8 58.6 66.1 74.2 54.8 57.4 47.6 45.6 71.5 66.5 68.7 58.7
Female 31.5 25.1 26.2 32.0 47.2 41.4 33.9 25.8 45.2 42.6 52.4 54.4 28.5 33.5 31.3 41.3
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 1,874,173 416,336 336,808 265,842 63,212 184,895 71,403 298,139 150,343 1,006 8,556 4,485 2,403 3,272 1,207 66,266
Race/ethnicity                
White (non-Hispanic) 60.0 70.4 60.4 50.4 88.8 37.8 51.5 54.3 72.6 62.3 85.0 82.9 69.8 19.9 67.4 67.3
Black (non-Hispanic) 22.5 12.4 24.6 23.6 4.7 53.0 28.9 28.6 2.5 21.0 5.3 6.7 16.9 50.3 6.2 16.2
Hispanic origin 12.8 11.7 10.2 23.0 3.4 6.7 15.9 12.2 15.8 10.2 7.6 6.9 8.2 22.8 18.7 10.9
Mexican 5.2 6.2 3.3 5.4 1.2 2.2 5.6 5.6 12.3 4.0 1.4 3.3 2.8 11.8 13.5 1.1
Puerto Rican 3.9 1.7 3.6 12.7 1.0 2.3 5.3 3.0 0.3 2.4 3.9 1.9 2.0 6.5 1.7 1.5
Cuban 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.9 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.1 0.3
Other/not specified 3.4 3.4 3.0 4.5 1.1 1.8 4.1 3.3 3.0 3.5 2.0 1.6 3.1 3.9 3.5 8.1
Other 4.8 5.6 4.8 3.0 3.1 2.5 3.7 4.8 9.1 6.5 2.1 3.4 5.2 7.0 7.6 5.6
Alaska Native 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.4 - - *
American Indian 1.9 3.0 2.6 0.6 1.5 0.7 1.0 1.6 2.2 1.7 0.7 1.2 1.0 1.0 4.9 3.1
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.5 0.5 1.1 3.0 1.4 0.3 0.6 1.7 0.5 0.8 0.7
Other 1.8 1.6 1.5 1.8 1.0 1.2 2.1 2.0 3.8 3.3 1.0 1.4 2.4 5.1 1.8 1.8
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 1,862,567 414,176 335,298 264,017 62,798 184,211 70,899 296,331 149,696 1,006 8,538 4,469 2,391 3,252 1,201 64,284

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