Table 3.8
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to treatment characteristics: TEDS 2000
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions - Supplemental Data Set.1]
Criminal justice referral (detail) and days waiting to enter treatment 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
Alcohol only With secondary drug Heroin Other opiates Smoked cocaine Other route Metham-
phetamine/ amphet-
amine
Other stimu-
lants
Total 1,599,703 413,638 310,558 243,523 25,839 158,524 59,787 236,638 81,764 1,119 5,198 3,213 2,867 2,589 1,251 53,195
Criminal justice referral (detail)
Probation/parole  46.8  28.3  50.5  56.2  41.5  52.5  62.8  63.4  51.3  53.8  44.9  47.6  58.8  61.6  46.3  41.9
State/Federal court  15.8  21.1  18.4  5.8  21.8  8.6  6.7  12.9  20.9  7.6  20.2  19.2  10.3  4.8  20.6  8.7
Formal adjudication  2.6  1.6  2.0  5.8  5.8  5.1  2.6  3.0  2.6  1.1  6.4  3.0  2.9  3.7  4.6  2.1
Other legal entity  12.6  21.2  7.6  11.0  10.1  13.5  9.0  7.5  2.6  9.2  9.6  10.9  10.6  4.1  11.0  8.5
Diversionary program  2.8  1.4  3.2  3.0  3.5  4.8  3.1  3.4  6.4  1.6  2.1  1.2  3.9  3.1  2.8  0.6
Prison  5.5  2.4  3.8  11.9  6.5  8.8  10.1  4.6  14.0  16.3  6.0  7.4  8.7  8.9  7.3  18.8
DUI/DWI  9.6  21.1  10.3  0.7  3.3  0.8  1.4  1.5  0.4  5.4  5.6  5.6  1.4  2.3  1.8  6.4
Other  4.2  3.0  4.3  5.6  7.5  5.9  4.2  3.7  1.9  4.9  5.2  5.0  3.3  11.4  5.5  13.1
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 291,792 95,052 57,560 19,093 1,796 21,928 11,308 62,986 10,867 184 534 338 583 482 218 8,863
Days waiting to enter treatment
None  61.8  63.5  59.8  59.8  61.6  63.0  66.9  61.4  66.3  55.7  60.0  58.5  62.5  69.6  67.4  51.1
1-7 days  23.0  22.0  22.8  26.8  27.3  24.6  20.3  21.3  18.8  29.4  25.9  26.9  21.2  15.3  18.9  28.3
8-14 days  6.5  6.4  7.4  5.9  5.2  5.5  5.4  7.0  5.8  8.2  6.5  7.0  5.6  5.6  6.9  8.2
15-30 days  5.4  5.1  6.3  4.1  3.8  4.5  4.4  6.0  5.1  3.5  4.6  5.0  6.7  6.5  4.4  7.1
More than 30 days  3.4  3.0  3.7  3.4  2.2  2.4  3.0  4.3  4.0  3.2  3.0  2.6  4.0  2.9  2.3  5.2
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 430,574 133,793 73,628 37,004 8,193 51,077 14,791 73,413 15,882 316 1,379 986 853 339 518 18,402
1 Supplemental Data Set items are not reported by all States. See Table 4.4 for details.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.