Table 5.2b
Admissions aged 12-17 by sex, race/ethnicity, age, and referral source, according to primary substance of abuse: TEDS 2001
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  141,403   7.4  15.2   1.0   0.4   0.7   1.1  62.2   3.5   0.2  0.3   0.1   0.6   0.1   0.3   6.8  100.0
Sex              
Male  99,369   6.5  14.1   0.7   0.4   0.6   0.8  67.4   2.1   0.1  0.2   0.1   0.6   0.1   0.3   6.1  100.0
Female  41,980   9.5  17.9   1.7   0.5   1.1   1.8  50.0   7.0   0.3  0.4   0.2   0.7   0.1   0.3   8.5  100.0
Race/ethnicity              
White (non-Hispanic)  88,130   8.3  16.7   1.2   0.6   0.6   1.1  59.4   3.9   0.2  0.3   0.2   0.8   0.1   0.4   6.2  100.0
Black (non-Hispanic)  23,508   4.0   8.6   0.3   0.1   0.6   0.4  74.1   0.3   0.1   *   0.1   0.2   0.2   0.1  11.1  100.0
Hispanic origin  18,943   6.8  14.0   1.3   0.2   1.4   2.0  64.4   5.1   0.2  0.4   0.2   0.3   0.2   0.4   3.4  100.0
Mexican  11,324   7.9  13.4   1.2   0.1   1.6   2.4  63.7   6.8   0.1  0.5   0.2   0.2   0.2   0.5   1.2  100.0
Puerto Rican   2,994   3.7  14.4   2.5   0.2   0.7   1.3  69.6   0.9   0.4  0.1   0.1   0.4   0.3   *   5.3  100.0
Cuban     389   2.8  11.6   1.3  - -   1.0   2.3  71.2   2.1   0.3  0.3  - -   0.5  - -  - -   6.7  100.0
Other/not specified   4,236   6.7  15.4   0.8   0.2   1.3   1.2  61.9   3.8   0.2   *   0.1   0.4   0.2   0.4   7.4  100.0
Other   9,472   8.8  20.9   0.5   0.1   0.5   0.7  57.0   5.9   0.2  0.2   *   0.5   0.2   0.4   4.1  100.0
Alaska Native     250  16.0  24.0   1.6  - -   0.4   0.4  48.0   3.2  - -  - -  - -   0.8   0.4   1.6   3.6  100.0
American Indian   3,189   9.8  28.3   0.4   0.2   0.6   0.8  51.3   3.9   0.2  0.1   *   0.4   0.3   0.7   3.1  100.0
Asian/Pacific Islander   2,914   7.2  17.0   0.5   0.1   0.4   0.6  60.7   8.3   0.2  0.3  - -   0.6   0.2   0.1   3.6  100.0
Other   3,119   8.6  16.6   0.6   *   0.5   0.8  60.1   5.8   0.2  0.2   0.1   0.5   0.2   0.1   5.7  100.0
Age at admission              
12 years   1,892   8.7   8.8   0.2   0.1   0.2   0.4  39.5   0.9   0.2  0.3   0.2   0.2  - -   1.2  39.1  100.0
13 years   6,524   8.0  11.8   0.1   0.3   0.5   0.5  56.6   1.7   0.1  0.3   0.2   0.3   0.1   1.1  18.4  100.0
14 years  16,498   6.9  12.9   0.3   0.3   0.6   0.5  65.0   2.4   0.2  0.3   0.2   0.3   0.1   0.6   9.5  100.0
15 years  31,566   6.0  14.1   0.4   0.4   0.6   0.9  66.6   3.0   0.2  0.3   0.1   0.6   0.1   0.3   6.4  100.0
16 years  42,923   6.9  15.3   1.0   0.3   0.7   1.2  64.2   3.7   0.2  0.3   0.1   0.7   0.1   0.2   5.1  100.0
17 years  42,000   9.0  17.7   2.0   0.6   1.0   1.5  57.6   4.6   0.2  0.3   0.1   0.7   0.1   0.1   4.5  100.0
Referral source              
Criminal justice/DUI  70,118   7.1  14.9   0.6   0.3   0.6   0.9  65.6   3.7   0.1  0.2   0.1   0.5   0.1   0.2   5.1  100.0
Individual  23,439   6.5  14.6   1.9   0.7   0.8   1.5  60.4   4.3   0.2  0.4   0.1   0.8   0.1   0.4   7.3  100.0
School (educational)  15,968  10.7  13.5   0.3   0.3   0.4   0.6  57.3   1.8   0.3  0.3   0.2   0.4   0.1   0.3  13.7  100.0
Substance abuse provider   8,062   4.4  19.6   3.2   0.8   1.3   2.1  59.0   3.7   0.2  0.2   0.1   1.2   0.1   0.5   3.6  100.0
Other health care provider   6,785   6.8  17.1   1.7   0.8   1.0   1.7  59.1   3.7   0.2  0.5   0.3   1.0   0.2   0.5   5.4  100.0
Employer/EAP     273  10.3  20.5   2.2   0.7   0.7   3.3  54.9   1.8   0.7  0.7  - -  - -   0.4   0.4   3.3  100.0
Other community referral  11,194   6.0  15.0   1.1   0.4   0.9   1.3  60.9   3.7   0.2  0.1   0.2   0.8   0.2   0.5   8.7  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) - 5.31.03.