Table 5.1a
Admissions aged 12-17 by primary substance of abuse: TEDS 1992-2000
Number
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Primary substance Number of admissions aged 12-17
1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Total 95,000 95,259 109,094 122,809 129,777 130,995 138,504 135,175 131,176
Alcohol 53,404 46,909 43,040 37,921 37,477 35,650 36,439 34,901 31,800
Alcohol only 26,374 21,273 17,920 14,095 12,763 11,518 11,448 10,960 9,971
Alcohol w/secondary drug 27,030 25,636 25,120 23,826 24,714 24,132 24,991 23,941 21,829
Cocaine 3,849 3,041 3,499 3,191 3,284 3,096 3,585 3,104 2,500
Smoked cocaine 1,859 1,599 2,026 1,620 1,467 1,288 1,609 1,335 1,037
Non-smoked cocaine 1,990 1,442 1,473 1,571 1,817 1,808 1,976 1,769 1,463
Opiates 833 872 1,163 1,265 1,434 1,944 2,066 2,039 1,846
Heroin 723 752 946 1,111 1,253 1,781 1,894 1,798 1,480
Other opiates/synthetics 110 120 217 154 181 163 172 241 366
Non-RX methadone 25 19 20 39 42 24 23 38 37
Other opiates/synthetics 85 101 197 115 139 139 149 203 329
Marijuana/hashish 21,898 30,740 46,569 63,391 72,588 74,598 81,349 81,265 81,189
Stimulants 1,390 1,907 3,166 4,983 3,106 4,623 4,393 3,449 4,244
Methamphetamine 743 1,159 2,078 3,472 2,160 3,403 3,296 2,533 3,110
Other amphetamines 440 560 923 1,330 679 1,045 913 778 950
Other stimulants 207 188 165 181 267 175 184 138 184
Other drugs 4,484 3,985 3,933 4,068 3,427 3,164 3,685 4,630 4,481
Tranquilizers 81 75 79 97 93 130 142 221 258
Benzodiazepine 43 45 45 60 54 65 64 129 147
Other tranquilizers 38 30 34 37 39 65 78 92 111
Sedatives/hypnotics 110 92 80 95 95 115 115 116 153
Barbiturates 38 36 42 43 25 39 31 28 44
Other sedatives/hypnotics 72 56 38 52 70 76 84 88 109
Hallucinogens 1,645 1,208 1,116 1,430 1,269 1,057 885 1,085 969
PCP 247 255 301 299 235 179 134 172 160
Inhalants 1,812 1,733 1,566 1,298 983 896 739 599 512
Over-the-counter 104 94 153 127 95 101 85 89 83
Other 485 528 638 722 657 686 1,585 2,348 2,346
None reported 9,142 7,805 7,724 7,990 8,461 7,920 6,987 5,787 5,116
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.