Table 5.2b
Admissions aged 12-17 by sex, race/ethnicity, age, and referral source, 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, age at admission, and referral source All
admis-
sions
aged
12-17
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 131,176  7.6  16.6  1.1  0.3  0.8  1.1  61.9  3.1  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.7  0.1  0.4  5.8  100.0
Sex
Male 92,405  6.8  15.4  0.8  0.2  0.6  0.9  66.9  1.8  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.7  0.1  0.4  4.9  100.0
Female 38,707  9.5  19.6  1.9  0.3  1.3  1.7  49.9  6.1  0.2  0.3  0.2  0.9  0.1  0.4  7.6  100.0
Race/ethnicity
White (non-Hispanic) 82,205  8.8  18.5  1.3  0.4  0.7  1.1  58.6  3.5  0.2  0.2  0.1  0.9  0.1  0.4  5.2  100.0
Black (non-Hispanic) 21,106  3.8  9.3  0.3  0.1  0.8  0.6  74.8  0.2  0.1   *  0.1  0.1  0.2  0.1  9.3  100.0
Hispanic origin 17,348  6.0  14.0  1.8  0.1  1.3  1.8  66.0  3.8  0.1  0.3  0.1  0.5  0.2  0.7  3.2  100.0
Mexican 9,634  6.9  13.4  1.9  0.1  1.6  2.3  64.8  5.5  0.1  0.5  0.1  0.4  0.2  1.1  1.0  100.0
Puerto Rican 3,148  3.0  14.0  2.8  0.2  0.8  1.1  71.1  0.5  0.2  0.1   *  0.5  0.3  0.2  5.1  100.0
Cuban 467  3.9  6.6  1.3  - -  3.0  2.4  73.2  1.3  - -  - -  - -  1.3  - -  0.9  6.2  100.0
Other/not specified 4,099  6.4  16.2  1.0   *  0.9  1.2  63.9  2.9  0.1   *  0.1  0.7   *  0.3  6.3  100.0
Other 9,372  9.0  22.5  0.5  0.1  0.8  0.7  56.1  4.9  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.7  0.1  0.5  3.8  100.0
Alaska Native 422  19.9  30.8  0.2  - -  0.7  0.5  42.4  2.4  - -  - -  - -  0.5  - -  0.9  1.7  100.0
American Indian 3,291  10.2  29.1  0.4  0.2  0.6  0.7  50.0  2.8  0.2  - -  0.2  0.4  0.2  0.9  4.3  100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander 2,757  6.8  19.1  0.4   *  1.1  0.4  59.5  8.7  0.1   *  - -  0.8  0.1  0.2  2.8  100.0
Other 2,902  8.3  17.0  0.9   *  0.6  1.0  61.8  4.0  0.2  0.2  0.1  0.9  0.1  0.3  4.5  100.0
Age at admission
12 years 1,792  9.4  11.1  0.4  0.2  0.3  0.3  40.5  0.6  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.2  - -  1.5  35.2  100.0
13 years 6,035  7.8  13.5  0.1  0.2  0.3  0.3  57.8  1.3  0.3  0.1  0.1  0.4   *  1.4  16.3  100.0
14 years 15,840  6.7  14.9  0.3  0.2  0.5  0.7  64.3  2.0  0.2  0.1  0.2  0.5  0.1  0.7  8.6  100.0
15 years 29,667  6.1  15.8  0.5  0.3  0.7  1.0  66.0  2.6  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.8  0.1  0.4  5.4  100.0
16 years 38,443  7.2  16.7  1.0  0.3  0.8  1.2  63.6  3.3  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.9  0.2  0.3  4.2  100.0
17 years 39,399  9.4  18.6  2.2  0.4  1.1  1.5  57.8  4.0  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.8  0.2  0.2  3.4  100.0
Referral source
Criminal justice/DUI 64,258  7.9  16.0  0.7  0.2  0.8  1.0  65.4  3.2  0.1  0.2  0.1  0.6  0.2  0.3  3.5  100.0
Individual 21,601  6.9  17.1  2.2  0.4  0.9  1.3  59.5  3.7  0.2  0.3  0.2  0.9  0.1  0.4  5.9  100.0
School (educational) 13,718  10.4  13.3  0.4  0.3  0.3  0.5  57.7  1.4  0.2  0.2  0.1  0.5   *  0.4  14.3  100.0
Substance abuse provider 8,807  4.7  22.4  2.8  0.5  1.0  2.1  58.0  3.1  0.2  0.3  0.2  1.2  0.1  0.5  2.9  100.0
Other health care provider 7,082  6.3  18.9  1.2  0.6  1.0  1.2  58.8  3.4  0.1  0.3  0.2  1.2  0.2  0.7  6.1  100.0
Employer/EAP 263  11.8  22.4  3.4  0.8  - -  0.4  54.0  3.0  - -  0.4  - -  0.4  - -  1.5  1.9  100.0
Other community referral 10,764  6.0  15.7  1.2  0.3  1.1  1.3  61.1  3.6  0.2  0.1  0.1  0.9  0.1  0.7  7.6  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.