Table 5.8
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to additional substance abuse: TEDS 2004
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
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

 

Heroin

Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other
stimu-
lants
Total 1,875,026 753,464 265,895 63,243 184,949 71,438 298,317 150,402 1,007 8,558 4,487 2,408 3,272 1,209 66,377
Average no. of substances
per admission
1.8 1.6 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.9 2.0 1.9 2.2 2.1 1.9 1.2
Primary use of substance 100.0 40.2 14.2 3.4 9.9 3.8 15.9 8.0 0.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 3.5
Any use of substance n/a 62.1 16.8 6.4 18.5 12.4 36.5 12.2 0.4 2.4 0.9 0.8 0.5 0.2 5.7
Substance in addition to primary substance Percent of admissions reporting abuse of additional substance1
None 44.7 55.3 37.3 39.1 30.7 27.7 37.1 33.0 39.6 32.3 37.6 24.8 29.2 41.2 80.4
Alcohol 21.9 - - 23.1 22.6 51.1 48.2 48.0 36.1 30.3 29.5 25.3 34.3 37.4 32.1 3.1
Marijuana/hashish 20.6 24.9 12.5 19.3 31.2 34.0 - - 42.3 26.1 19.7 21.3 36.7 38.3 33.1 2.9
Smoked cocaine 8.6 12.2 15.8 6.1 - - - - 5.6 3.6 5.7 6.6 5.1 5.0 10.0 3.3 0.6
Non-smoked cocaine 8.6 8.2 21.8 10.2 - - - - 7.9 6.2 7.6 8.3 7.9 12.2 6.7 5.0 0.6
Methamphetamine/amphetamine 4.2 4.0 2.6 4.3 2.6 4.7 9.7 0.4 4.0 4.4 5.7 10.6 5.2 5.0 0.5
Other stimulants 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.3 - - 0.3 0.6 1.0 0.4 0.6 0.1
Heroin 2.6 3.1 - - 7.7 4.9 7.1 1.2 2.0 2.7 6.8 3.7 3.2 2.4 0.7 0.4
Other opiates 3.1 2.1 7.0 3.0 2.4 4.1 2.5 2.2 3.2 18.6 12.3 4.7 1.3 2.4 0.6
Tranquilizers 1.9 1.3 3.7 10.8 1.0 1.6 1.5 1.1 2.0 1.0 4.2 1.8 0.8 2.0 0.4
Sedatives 0.7 0.5 0.7 3.7 0.4 0.8 0.8 0.7 1.1 2.3 1.1 2.4 0.7 1.3 0.1
Hallucinogens 0.6 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.3 1.0 1.7 0.9 1.4 0.6 1.7 - - 1.9 0.9 0.1
PCP 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.2 2.1 - - 0.1 *
Inhalants 0.1 0.1 * * * 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 1.0 0.1 - - *
Other 2.2 1.8 1.6 2.1 1.3 1.2 2.2 1.8 2.3 3.0 2.1 2.8 0.8 2.2 12.9

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