Table 3.1b
Admissions by sex, race/ethnicity, and age, according to primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2000
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Sex, race/ethnicity, and age at admission No. of
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
Total 1,599,703  25.9  19.4  15.2  1.6  9.9  3.7  14.8  5.1  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.2  0.2  0.1  3.3  100.0
Sex
Male 1,108,787  28.4  20.4  14.7  1.2  8.2  3.5  16.2  3.9  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.1  2.7  100.0
Female 484,475  20.2  17.4  16.6  2.6  13.9  4.3  11.8  7.9  0.1  0.6  0.4  0.2  0.2  0.1  3.8  100.0
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic) 944,228  31.4  20.7  12.1  2.3  5.4  2.9  14.1  6.8  0.1  0.5  0.3  0.2  0.1  0.1  3.0  100.0
Black (non-Hispanic) 373,003  12.9  18.8  15.7  0.5  25.0  5.6  17.1  0.5  0.1   *  0.1  0.1  0.3   *  3.4  100.0
Hispanic origin 185,572  22.0  14.1  32.3  0.5  5.4  4.7  14.0  4.6   *  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.4  0.1  1.4  100.0
Mexican 79,667  28.8  12.2  26.5  0.4  4.0  3.9  13.8  8.2   *  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.5  0.2  0.9  100.0
Puerto Rican 59,911  8.6  14.7  50.4  0.5  5.6  5.0  13.1  0.5   *  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.2   *  1.0  100.0
Cuban 4,271  22.5  14.3  12.5  0.7  14.6  11.7  18.3  1.9  - -  0.3  0.1  0.4  0.1  0.2  2.4  100.0
Other/not specified 41,723  28.3  16.7  19.3  0.7  6.7  5.2  15.4  3.9  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.2  0.3  0.1  2.9  100.0
Other 79,180  29.9  21.6  11.7  1.3  5.0  2.5  15.5  8.9  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.2  0.2  0.2  2.5  100.0
Alaska Native 5,044  38.8  26.4  15.1  0.9  3.4  2.0  9.7  2.2   *  0.3   *  0.1  0.3  0.1  0.6  100.0
American Indian 33,513  38.0  27.2  5.1  1.0  3.0  2.0  13.7  6.3  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.4  2.9  100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 14,293  19.1  15.9  10.5  2.0  7.1  2.3  20.1  20.4  0.1  0.1  0.2  0.4  0.1  0.1  1.5  100.0
Other 26,330  23.6  16.6  20.3  1.5  6.8  3.5  16.4  7.2  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.3  0.4  0.1  2.9  100.0
Age at admission
Under 15 years 26,848  7.0  12.8  0.4  0.2  0.5  0.5  54.3  1.7  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.4   *  0.9  20.9  100.0
15 to 19 years 175,907  10.2  18.4  4.2  0.5  1.6  1.8  53.4  4.4  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.8  0.2  0.2  3.8  100.0
15 to 17 years 107,509  7.7  17.2  1.3  0.3  0.9  1.2  62.1  3.4  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.8  0.1  0.3  4.3  100.0
18 to 19 years 68,398  14.2  20.4  8.7  0.8  2.8  2.6  39.7  6.0  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.7  0.2  0.1  3.1  100.0
20 to 24 years 190,735  18.1  19.8  14.4  1.3  5.0  3.5  25.9  7.6  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.4  0.4  0.1  3.1  100.0
25 to 29 years 190,968  20.7  19.5  16.3  1.8  10.4  4.6  14.3  8.4  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.1  0.3  0.1  3.0  100.0
30 to 34 years 240,844  21.9  21.1  16.9  1.7  15.0  5.2  8.1  6.8  0.1  0.3  0.2  0.1  0.2   *  2.6  100.0
35 to 39 years 280,470  26.5  21.9  16.2  1.8  15.0  4.7  5.4  5.1  0.1  0.3  0.2   *  0.1   *  2.6  100.0
40 to 44 years 230,081  31.6  20.6  18.3  2.0  12.7  3.9  4.1  3.5  0.1  0.4  0.2   *  0.1   *  2.6  100.0
45 to 49 years 139,029  37.9  18.0  21.4  2.2  8.9  2.9  2.9  2.2   *  0.4  0.2   *   *   *  2.8  100.0
50 to 54 years 66,691  47.6  14.7  19.5  2.1  6.3  2.3  2.5  1.4   *  0.4  0.3   *   *   *  3.0  100.0
55 to 59 years 29,029  61.5  10.5  13.7  1.6  4.3  1.7  1.4  0.8   *  0.4  0.2   *   *   *  3.8  100.0
60 to 64 years 12,973  69.6  7.8  11.0  1.2  2.7  1.2  0.9  0.4   *  0.9  0.2  - -  - -  - -  4.1  100.0
65 years and over 10,606  75.6  5.7  6.8  1.4  2.0  0.9  1.2  0.4   *  0.8  0.3   *   *   *  4.9  100.0
* Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.