Table 6.1a
Detoxification 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 detox-
ification
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 410,930 125,245 76,769 110,796 18,555 36,326 7,865 8,923 14,764 138 2,919 973 198 163 173 7,123
Sex                
Male 74.6 80.5 79.3 72.6 58.1 69.4 71.3 73.6 60.3 64.5 56.1 49.0 71.2 65.0 74.0 68.1
Female 25.4 19.5 20.7 27.4 41.9 30.6 28.7 26.4 39.7 35.5 43.9 51.0 28.8 35.0 26.0 31.9
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 410,883 125,241 76,768 110,772 18,552 36,325 7,865 8,921 14,762 138 2,919 973 198 163 173 7,113
Race/ethnicity                
White (non-Hispanic) 56.4 65.3 45.6 50.8 87.9 34.9 54.0 57.4 78.4 58.7 80.4 81.9 67.7 19.0 72.7 72.8
Black (non-Hispanic) 23.3 12.6 38.4 20.1 5.0 56.9 28.9 27.7 3.4 18.8 5.8 5.9 16.7 54.6 4.1 14.8
Hispanic origin 16.0 15.2 12.9 26.0 4.4 6.2 14.4 10.7 11.6 17.4 12.0 9.1 10.6 25.2 15.7 9.0
Mexican 6.0 9.8 1.8 7.1 1.6 1.7 4.3 3.6 9.2 10.1 1.4 4.0 1.5 10.4 11.6 0.8
Puerto Rican 6.1 2.2 7.8 12.7 1.4 2.5 6.3 2.8 0.3 3.6 7.5 3.2 5.6 9.2 1.7 2.6
Cuban 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.1 - - 0.3 0.6 1.0 - - - - 1.0
Other/not specified 3.5 2.9 3.1 5.8 1.2 1.4 3.4 3.5 2.1 3.6 2.8 1.2 2.5 5.5 2.3 4.7
Other 4.3 6.9 3.0 3.1 2.7 2.0 2.7 4.3 6.5 5.1 1.9 3.2 5.1 1.2 7.6 3.4
Alaska Native 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 - - - - 0.1 - - - - - - *
American Indian 2.0 4.5 1.3 0.4 1.1 0.6 0.9 2.0 2.0 3.6 0.6 1.4 1.5 - - 7.0 2.2
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.5 2.3 0.7 0.2 0.8 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.3
Other 1.6 1.6 1.3 2.0 1.0 0.9 1.4 1.8 2.1 0.7 1.1 0.8 2.5 0.6 - - 0.8
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 408,354 124,886 76,550 109,941 18,427 36,245 7,793 8,870 14,706 138 2,917 970 198 163 172 6,378

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