Table 6.2b
Detoxification admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to age at admission: TEDS 2004
Row percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Age at admission No. of detox-
ification
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission Total
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
Age at admission                  
Under 15 years 738 8.1 10.0 0.8 0.4 2.4 2.0 52.3 4.3 - - 0.8 0.1 0.1 - - 1.2 17.2 100.0
15 to 19 years 12,320 17.5 9.9 23.1 6.7 3.5 2.8 22.8 8.8 0.1 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 3.1 100.0
15 to 17 years 3,683 10.4 10.2 6.1 2.6 1.6 2.1 53.5 7.4 - - 0.4 0.2 0.3 * 0.3 4.9 100.0
18 to 19 years 8,637 20.6 9.8 30.4 8.4 4.3 3.2 9.8 9.3 0.1 0.8 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 2.4 100.0
20 to 24 years 40,449 18.3 10.7 38.7 9.0 5.1 2.6 4.4 7.8 * 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.0 100.0
25 to 29 years 43,514 17.7 13.8 37.8 7.3 7.7 2.7 2.7 6.9 * 0.8 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 2.1 100.0
30 to 34 years 51,953 20.4 19.0 31.4 5.1 11.4 2.5 1.9 5.3 * 0.7 0.3 * 0.1 * 1.8 100.0
35 to 39 years 68,701 25.5 23.4 26.3 3.5 12.3 2.1 1.2 3.3 * 0.6 0.2 * * * 1.6 100.0
40 to 44 years 78,788 33.6 23.3 22.6 3.0 10.9 1.7 0.7 1.9 * 0.6 0.2 * * * 1.5 100.0
45 to 49 years 57,959 40.0 20.7 22.1 3.2 8.5 1.3 0.5 1.2 * 0.7 0.2 * * * 1.5 100.0
50 to 54 years 32,470 47.9 16.7 22.1 3.3 5.6 1.0 0.3 0.7 * 0.9 0.2 * * * 1.3 100.0
55 to 59 years 14,292 57.8 14.8 16.9 2.6 3.7 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.8 0.2 * * * 1.6 100.0
60 to 64 years 5,534 69.8 9.6 12.7 2.5 2.2 0.5 0.1 0.2 * 0.6 0.3 - - - - - - 1.6 100.0
65 years and over 3,259 71.1 14.3 8.2 2.5 1.7 0.2 0.2 * - - 0.5 0.2 - - * - - 1.0 100.0

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