Table 2.8a
Admissions by sex, race/ethnicity, and age: TEDS 1992-2000
Number
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions (excludes Puerto Rico). See Table 4.2.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Total 1,511,377 1,576,988 1,629,944 1,629,048 1,595,707 1,522,235 1,618,791 1,637,379 1,599,703
Sex
Male  1,076,680  1,117,683  1,152,604  1,142,375  1,117,559  1,059,156  1,128,669  1,143,505  1,108,787
Female  426,261  449,798  468,179  479,571  471,802  457,627  483,402  487,819  484,475
No. of admissions 1,502,941 1,567,481 1,620,783 1,621,946 1,589,361 1,516,783 1,612,071 1,631,324 1,593,262
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic)  911,118  927,285  950,774  963,373  956,344  915,851  966,618  975,483  944,228
Black (non-Hispanic)  386,946  414,585  431,035  424,058  401,282  366,937  382,772  378,659  373,003
Hispanic  148,546  163,651  175,878  170,718  161,468  158,235  174,625  184,411  185,572
American Indian/Alaska Native  37,652  38,849  37,950  37,286  39,804  37,686  39,830  39,541  38,619
Asian/Pacific Islander  7,712  8,955  9,841  9,771  10,116  10,715  11,282  13,625  14,293
Other  9,403  10,883  12,729  12,886  16,121  17,282  19,405  22,982  26,268
No. of admissions 1,501,377 1,564,208 1,618,207 1,618,092 1,585,135 1,506,706 1,594,532 1,614,701 1,581,983
Age at admission
Under 18 years  97,983  98,681  112,303  126,420  133,244  134,693  141,880  138,388  134,357
18 to 24 years  238,004  230,254  230,509  228,277  217,106  216,391  239,997  253,948  259,133
25 to 34 years  601,135  617,542  615,857  587,023  540,840  489,643  489,999  465,038  431,812
35 to 44 years  391,912  437,741  469,214  481,916  490,075  473,071  511,833  523,209  510,551
45 to 54 years  122,883  135,177  145,459  151,822  160,904  158,161  180,303  196,307  205,720
55 to 64 years  38,956  39,337  39,219  38,214  39,389  36,216  39,671  41,755  42,002
65 years and older  12,848  13,081  12,412  11,391  10,996  10,269  10,334  10,611  10,606
No. of admissions 1,503,721 1,571,813 1,624,973 1,625,063 1,592,554 1,518,444 1,614,017 1,629,256 1,594,181
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.