Table 5.6
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to additional substance abuse: TEDS 2000
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
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
Average no. of substances
   per admission
 1.7  1.0  2.3  1.8  1.8  2.0  2.0  1.9  2.1  1.8  2.1  1.9  2.4  2.1  1.9  1.1
Primary use of substance  100.0  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
Any use of substance n/a  67.4 n/a  17.9  3.3  17.7  12.7  35.8  9.0  0.4  1.8  0.8  1.3  0.4  0.2  4.3
Substance in addition to primary substance Percent of admissions reporting abuse of additional substance1
None  46.8  100.0  - -  42.7  44.4  29.9  29.6  33.2  28.0  41.1  30.0  37.6  17.6  26.1  38.6  91.7
Alcohol  22.1  - -  - -  23.3  24.4  55.2  50.9  54.5  42.7  32.0  37.6  31.5  37.1  42.0  40.4  4.4
Marijuana/hashish  21.0  - -  61.3  12.1  14.2  32.1  32.7  - -  44.4  27.3  20.1  19.7  56.3  36.0  33.0  2.9
Non-smoked cocaine  9.0  - -  19.6  22.2  7.2  - -  - -  7.7  8.1  5.5  7.2  6.7  13.0  7.5  4.5  0.8
Smoked cocaine  7.8  - -  24.4  12.1  5.4  - -  - -  5.6  3.8  2.9  5.0  4.7  4.8  10.3  3.4  0.6
Methamphetamine/amphetamine  3.9  - -  8.9  2.8  3.2  2.1  4.5  8.3  0.5  3.9  4.6  6.2  11.2  6.5  3.0  0.6
Other stimulants  0.3  - -  0.8  0.2  0.3  0.2  0.2  0.6  0.3  - -  0.4  0.5  0.9  0.4  0.9  0.1
Heroin  2.7  - -  7.6  - -  7.8  4.4  7.5  1.3  2.9  1.5  6.0  4.3  2.4  3.2  1.2  0.3
Other opiates  1.7  - -  3.0  4.3  1.3  1.0  1.6  1.1  1.2  1.8  14.8  7.9  2.2  0.7  0.7  0.3
Hallucinogens  1.2  - -  1.6  0.3  0.4  0.4  1.1  4.1  1.7  2.7  1.2  1.2  - -  1.5  2.2  0.2
Tranquilizers  1.4  - -  2.4  3.0  10.2  0.7  1.1  1.1  0.9  1.8  2.0  4.3  2.5  1.0  1.8  0.4
Sedatives  0.6  - -  1.2  0.7  4.0  0.4  0.6  0.6  0.7  1.0  3.5  1.9  1.3  0.6  0.6  0.1
PCP  0.3  - -  0.3  0.2  0.1  0.4  0.4  0.7  0.4  0.2  0.3  0.2  0.8  - -  0.2   *
Inhalants  0.2  - -  0.4   *  0.1  0.1  0.1  0.5  0.1  0.4  0.2  0.2  0.7  0.2  - -   *
Other  1.0  - -  2.3  0.7  1.5  0.8  0.9  1.5  1.0  2.1  3.1  2.2  2.4  1.3  1.3  0.3
1 Percentages sum to more than 100 percent because a person could report more than one additional substance.
*  Less than 0.05 percent.
- -  Quantity is zero.
n/a  Not applicable.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 4.1.02.