Table 3.5
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over): TEDS 2001
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2.]
Employment status (aged 16 and over) and education (aged 18 and over) 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 specified
Alcohol only With secondary drug Heroin Other opiates Smoked cocaine Other route Metham-phetamine/ amphet-amine Other stimu-lants
Total admissions
aged 16 and over
1,664,875 414,007 338,255 274,875 35,574 161,646 60,233 215,237 96,176 1,282 6,797 3,590 2,781 3,048 902 50,472
Employment status                
Employed 31.1 44.1 30.0 20.2 31.0 19.2 31.3 33.9 25.6 32.2 21.8 26.8 26.5 22.9 21.0 36.2
Full time 24.2 36.4 23.2 15.4 24.7 14.5 25.1 23.9 18.2 23.7 16.2 20.7 18.7 16.7 13.5 28.3
Part time 6.9 7.7 6.8 4.8 6.4 4.7 6.2 10.0 7.4 8.4 5.6 6.2 7.7 6.3 7.4 7.9
Unemployed 25.8 21.3 22.9 30.9 29.4 33.5 26.7 24.4 28.7 31.0 24.3 25.1 21.7 31.6 23.4 28.0
Not in labor force 43.0 34.6 47.2 48.9 39.6 47.3 42.0 41.7 45.7 36.8 53.9 48.1 51.8 45.5 55.6 35.7
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
Admissions aged 16 and over 1,569,752 386,313 323,625 267,115 33,496 151,670 55,286 205,881 93,431 1,163 6,234 3,421 2,663 2,990 834.0 35,630
               
Total admissions
aged 18 and over
1,579,952 407,297 324,250 273,604 35,192 160,939 59,119 163,468 92,632 1,139 6,562 3,484 2,177 2,941 744 46,404
Highest school grade completed                
0 to 8 7.1 8.6 6.3 7.3 5.5 5.9 6.6 6.1 5.9 6.8 6.7 5.4 5.8 6.3 15.3 11.7
9 to 11 28.5 20.5 29.5 31.4 19.6 31.0 28.3 38.9 32.9 24.7 24.3 22.3 29.8 47.5 35.6 24.3
12 (or GED) 43.8 44.4 43.9 44.1 42.7 43.2 43.1 41.9 46.3 41.6 41.2 42.4 44.6 38.2 35.5 42.8
More than 12 20.6 26.5 20.3 17.2 32.2 19.9 22.0 13.1 14.9 26.9 27.8 30.0 19.9 8.0 13.7 21.2
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
Admissions aged 18 and over 1,530,451 390,716 317,635 270,380 33,878 157,698 57,667 159,640 90,029 993 6,279 3,387 2,120 2,914 708.0 36,407
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS) - 5.31.03.